Bunya Productions: Mystery Road Producers, David Jowsey or Greer Simpkin
Bunya Productions has produced and collaborated on a slate of award winning feature films, all of which have premiered at a top international film festival: Sweet Country (Venice, Toronto International Film Festival), Jasper Jones (Shanghai), Goldstone (Toronto), Mystery Road (Toronto), Toomelah (Cannes), Mad Bastards (Sundance), Satellite Boy (Berlin and Toronto), and Dreamland (Busan).
Goldstone opened the 2016 Sydney Film Festival and won five awards at the 2016 Australian Film Critics Circle Awards (Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Music and Best Screenplay). Mystery Road opened the 2013 Sydney Film Festival and garnered many awards including Best Film, Best Director and Best Actor at both the 2014 Australian Film Critics Association and the 2014 FCCA Awards for Australian Film. Jasper Jones, directed by Rachel Perkins, was released in Australia in March 2017. Bunya’s latest film, Sweet Country has its world premiere in the competition at the prestigious Venice Film Festival in September.
Bunya is currently producing the six-part television adaptation of Mystery Road, a three-part drama documentary series Blue Water Empire on the history of the Torres Strait Islands for the ABC and the feature documentaries Beautiful Minds and Sanctuary.