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Gerard Lee Gerard Lee i(A22231 works by) (a.k.a. Gerard Majella Lee)
Born: Established: 1951 Melbourne, Victoria, ;
Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

Gerard Lee grew up in Melbourne and Brisbane. He completed a BA at the University of Queensland before attending the Australian Film and Television School. Lee has worked as a journalist, scriptwriter and teacher of creative writing and has travelled widely in Australia, Indonesia and Europe.

Most Referenced Works

Awards for Works

form y separately published work icon Birthday ( dir. Ariel Kleiman ) Australia : See Saw Films , 2017 13391721 2017 single work film/TV
2018 joint winner New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards Betty Roland Prize for Scriptwriting

With the documentary 'Deep Blue: The Real Story', written by Amanda Blue and Jacob Hickey.

form y separately published work icon Breath ( dir. Simon Baker ) Australia : See Pictures Gran Via Productions Breath Productions , 2016 8569342 2016 single work film/TV

'Based on Tim Winton’s award-winning novel set in mid-70s coastal Australia. Two teenage boys, hungry for discovery, form an unlikely bond with a reclusive surfer and his mysterious wife. The boys are driven to take risks that will have a profound and lasting impact on their lives.'

Source: Screen Australia.

2019 nominated Film Critics Circle of Australia Best Director
2018 winner Film Critics Circle of Australia Best Screenplay - Original or Adapted
2018 nominated Film Critics Circle of Australia Best Film
2018 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Adapted Screenplay
2018 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Film
form y separately published work icon Top of the Lake : Episode One ( dir. Jane Campion ) Sydney London : See Saw Films , 2013 7224765 2013 single work film/TV

The opening episode of the series.

2014 shortlisted New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards Betty Roland Prize for Scriptwriting

Known archival holdings

University of Queensland University of Queensland Library Fryer Library (QLD)
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