Glendyn Ivin

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Director

Contact

Office

Melbourne

Client

TAC
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Known for strong visual and performance driven work, Glendyn has received many accolades as a director for his work in commercials, feature films and television series.

Glendyn came to attention with the short film CRACKER BAG, winning the Palme d’Or in 2003 at the Cannes Film Festival. Glendyn’s first feature film, LAST RIDE, starred Hugo Weaving and premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival and won Best New Director at The Abu Dhabi Film Festival and the Jury Prize at the Rome International Film Festival. For television, Glendyn’s credits include OFFSPRING (TEN), BEACONSFIELD (Nine), PUBERTY BLUES (Series 1 & 2, TEN) for which Glendyn was set up director, winning the 2012 AACTA award for Best TV Drama Series. Glendyn most recently directed the World War I drama GALLIPOLI (Nine, 2015) and THE BEAUTIFUL LIE (ABC, 2015). Glendyn is currently working on 7 TYPES OF AMBIGUITY (ABC)

 

Awards

2013 - New Zealand Fire Service 'Taking Mila To School'

New York Festival - Finalist for Direction

2013 - New Zealand Fire Service 'Nightmares'

AXIS Awards - Finalist for Direction

2013 - New Zealand Fire Service 'Nightmares'

AXIS Awards - Finalist for Best TV Commercial

2013 - New Zealand Fire Service 'Install'

AXIS Awards - Finalist for Best TV Commercial

2013 - New Zealand Fire Service 'Taking Mila to School'

AXIS Awards - Finalist for Best TV Commercial

2008 - Crackerbag

Cannes Film Festival - Winner Palme d'Or' Short Film

2004 - Crackerbag

Dendy Awards - Best Short Film

2004 - Crackerbag

Berlin Film Festival - Special Jury Mention

2003 - Crackerbag

AFI Awards - Best Short Screenplay & Best Short Film

2003 - Crackerbag

Canberra Film Festival - Best Short Film

2003 - Crackerbag

St Kilda Film Festival - Best Director & Best Film

2003 - Crackerbag

Fitzroy Shorts - Best Film

2003 - Crackerbag

Aspen Film Festival - Special Jury Mention