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Shaun Grant Shaun Grant i(A132013 works by)
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form y separately published work icon Penguin Bloom ( dir. Glendyn Ivin ) Australia : Made Up Stories Broadtalk , 2020 13199657 2020 single work film/TV

After Samantha Bloom suffers a devastating spinal injury, she she struggles with depression, until the family adopts a fledgling magpie called Penguin.

2021 shortlisted New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards Betty Roland Prize for Scriptwriting
2020 winner AWGIE Awards Feature Film - Adaptation
form y separately published work icon True History of the Kelly Gang ( dir. Justin Kurzel ) Australia : Film4 Screen Australia Film Victoria Porchlight Films , 2018 12236444 2018 single work film/TV

'Outlaw Ned Kelly lived only 25 years, but it was enough to write his story into Australian legend. The subject of countless books, songs, and other lore, he has become a near-mythical figure in the mould of Jesse James or even Robin Hood. Adapting the Booker Prize–winning novel by Peter Carey, True History of the Kelly Gang stars George MacKay, Russell Crowe, Nicholas Hoult, Essie Davis, and Charlie Hunnam in a gloriously fictionalized tale of a true-life renegade.

'Kelly (MacKay) grows up in an already rebellious Irish immigrant family, regularly bristling against the outback justice imposed by local police. Over time, he falls under the influence of Harry Power (Crowe), a true bush-ranger with little regard for colonial authority over the wild territory where he operates. Each encounter with the law pushes Kelly further and further into a dedicated life of crime. Soon enough, he's gathered a gang around him to help with the horse thieving and shootouts, and many Australian settlers are applauding his exploits. It all builds to an epic final showdown.'

Source: Toronto International Film Festival.

2020 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Screenplay
2020 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Film
2019 winner AWGIE Awards Feature Film - Adaptation
form y separately published work icon Berlin Syndrome ( dir. Cate Shortland ) Australia : Aquarius Films , 2017 8569376 2017 single work film/TV

'A passionate holiday romance takes an unexpected and sinister turn when an Australian photographer wakes one morning in a Berlin apartment and is unable to leave.'

Source: Screen Australia.

2017 nominated Film Critics Circle of Australia Best Director
2017 nominated Film Critics Circle of Australia Best Film
2017 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Adapted Screenplay
2017 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Film
2016 shortlisted AWGIE Awards Feature Film - Adaptation
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