There are so many stories out there and good reasons for telling them, but what makes a good documentary or factual series? For us, it’s all about the journey. We want to tell captivating and revealing stories that inspire, inform and play.
We take pride in a thorough development process where everything is on the table for discussion. Working through the possibilities, finding the narrative, shaping the story, crafting the creative, bringing together a team and supporting them with everything we’ve got. We put our heart and soul into this, guided by years of experience and a deep passion. We always strive for that extra 10%. SHIPWRECK HUNTERS AUSTRALIA is our latest project. Years in the making. A huge undertaking. We are so proud to present it globally on Disney+ with our production partners and supporters.
Drawn to Water
Roger Swainston is one of the world’s best marine artists although he remains relatively unknown in the Art world. This half-hour biopic follows his unique process where art and science come together in an exploration of life itself. We follow Roger as he dives and draws at the majestic Ningaloo Reef in Western Australia and goes on to present an exquisite large scale graphite drawing to a stunned audience. Roger is truly a once in a generation artist of great importance as he explores the underwater world. A VAM Media production for ABC TV.
When some of Australia’s brightest minds enter the classroom as first time teachers, can they make a difference in schools that face the greatest challenges? The series revolves around six first-time teachers at three public high schools (n Victoria, Northern Territory and Western Australia) over the first twelve months of their teaching career. Testing Teachers was a Screentime & VAM Media series co-production with the assistance of Screen Australia & Screenwest for SBS TV and aired in April / May of 2017.
The true identity of Perth’s enigmatic Walking Man is revealed through a compelling investigation in the lead up to the unknown artist’s debut exhibition after his untimely death.
The production of Walking Man was a real journey for everyone involved. It is a captivating and consuming story that needed to be told and it started by taking a chance, responding to a moment in time that then revealed so much unexpected gold. For ABC TV Plus & ABC iview.