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Jon Bell Jon Bell i(A148281 works by)
Gender: Male
Heritage: Aboriginal ; Aboriginal Wiradjuri people ; Aboriginal Bundjalung people
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BiographyHistory

Jon Bell is a film and television producer. He grew up in Casino. His mother was Bundjalung and his father Wiradjuri. Bell made the short film And Justice For One before being commissioned to make another for SBS called Two Big Boys. He has also worked as a family case worker for the New South Wales Department of Children's Services.

Among his significant works for television are The Gods of Wheat Street, Cleverman, and The Warriors.

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Awards for Works

Grace Beside Me 2018 series - publisher film/TV children's

'A rich and humorous coming of age story, GRACE BESIDE ME transports young audiences into the world of 13-year-old Fuzzy Mac and her best mate Tui Mui as they navigate life, and with help from Fuzzy's Nan and Pop, learn how to find strength and grace.'

Source: Screen Australia.

2018 nominated Logie Awards Most Outstanding Children's Program
Cleverman 2016 series - publisher film/TV science fiction

Two Indigenous brothers fight for survival in a world in which humans and non-humans clash.

2017 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Television Drama Series
2016 finalist International Awards Peabody Awards Entertainment
2016 shortlisted AWGIE Awards Television Mini-Series - Original
Ready For This 2015 series - publisher film/TV children's young adult

'Six teenagers, all elite within their own field, have come to live at Arcadia House to pursue their dreams. For some it's the opportunity of a lifetime. For others it's a last chance. All are strangers, some a long way from home, and the last thing they expect to find is family. Far from home, they must find a path through the new challenges and adventures that the big city offers while dealing with all the trials of growing up.' (Source: ABC3 website)

2016 shortlisted International Awards The International Emmy Awards Kids : Series
2015 winner Logie Awards Most Outstanding Children's Program
2015 shortlisted Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Children's Television Series
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