Original Concepts

Want to work with me? Send me an email via the contact page and lets grab a coffee and chat.​

Writing Portfolio

I am a screenwriter and comedian who loves working within the Australian film and television industry. I want to create engaging Australian screen stories that appeal to a global audience.

 

My focus is writing stories that flirt with genre with some element of comedy throughout. I adore collaborating with others and breaking a story. From note taking in writers’ rooms to typing out scripts, I love to create stories! After graduating from the Masters of Screenwriting at AFTRS, I’ve come out with a slate of projects that I’m excited to work on and develop further!

How we can work together

Looking for someone to develop your project with? I can do any of these roles. ​

  • Storyliner

  • Brainstormer

  • Breaking story

  • Additional writer

Need Help?

Want some feedback on something you're creating? I can help!​​

  • Notes/punch ups

  • Creating pitch documents

  • Creating research documents

  • Notetaker

 
 

Producing Portfolio

Passionate about telling engaging and diverse stories Australia and the world needs to see.

Original Concepts

Want to work with me? Send me an email via the contact page and lets grab a coffee and chat.​

How we can work together

I adore working with a team and bringing projects to life. I'm very selective about the projects I work on. If you are a producer who needs a development producer i'm more than happy to see if the project is a fit.

Need Help?

I'm more than happy to help people trying to break into the industry. No gatekeeping! Want to know more info? Buy me a coffee some time and lets have a chat

BIRDERER

When a group of teenagers break into an abandoned caravan park for schoolies they get more than they bargained for when they discover that the local Ibis population are determined to murder every single one of them...

Writer. Story by Béatrice Barbeau-Scurla and Matthew J. Ford

Feature Film


Comedy/Horror

Development

BIRDERER

When a group of teenagers break into an abandoned caravan park for schoolies they get more than they bargained for when they discover that the local Ibis population are determined to murder every single one of them...

Writer. Story by Béatrice Barbeau-Scurla and Matthew J. Ford

Feature Film


Comedy/Horror

Development

BIRDERER

When a group of teenagers break into an abandoned caravan park for schoolies they get more than they bargained for when they discover that the local Ibis population are determined to murder every single one of them...

Writer. Story by Béatrice Barbeau-Scurla and Matthew J. Ford

Feature Film


Comedy/Horror

Development

BIRDERER

When a group of teenagers break into an abandoned caravan park for schoolies they get more than they bargained for when they discover that the local Ibis population are determined to murder every single one of them...

Writer. Story by Béatrice Barbeau-Scurla and Matthew J. Ford

Feature Film


Comedy/Horror

Development

BIRDERER

When a group of teenagers break into an abandoned caravan park for schoolies they get more than they bargained for when they discover that the local Ibis population are determined to murder every single one of them...

Writer. Story by Béatrice Barbeau-Scurla and Matthew J. Ford

Feature Film


Comedy/Horror

Development

BIRDERER

When a group of teenagers break into an abandoned caravan park for schoolies they get more than they bargained for when they discover that the local Ibis population are determined to murder every single one of them...

Writer. Story by Béatrice Barbeau-Scurla and Matthew J. Ford

Feature Film


Comedy/Horror

Development

BIRDERER

When a group of teenagers break into an abandoned caravan park for schoolies they get more than they bargained for when they discover that the local Ibis population are determined to murder every single one of them...

Writer. Story by Béatrice Barbeau-Scurla and Matthew J. Ford

Feature Film


Comedy/Horror

Development

Applying for Project Funding

AFTRS approached me to pick my brain on my top tips for project funding based on my experience with Chen PM 3010 being successful in generate development funding from Screen Australia. I also talk about the benefit of crowdfunding like we did for Suburban Wildlife.

In the video I talk about:

  1. Understand why they'd want your story

  2. Know where your project is going

  3. What is great about your team?

Navigating Film Festivals

AFTRS approached me to pick my brain on my top tips for navigating film festivals based on my experience with Suburban Wildlife and being in charge of the marketing for it's World Premiere at Cinequest film and Creativity Festival and it's Australian Premiere at Sydney Film Festival. 

In the video I talk about:

  1. Doing your research

  2. Coming prepared

  3. Making social media your best friend

 

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