(CINEMATOGRAPHER & ASSOCIATE PRODUCER)
After graduating with a BA in Film and Communications, Oliver was the cinematographer and producer on the short film ‘Liu Awaiting Spring’, which won the Berlin International Film Festival's Teddy Award and two AFI nominations, as well as screening in over fifty countries. Shortly after he attended the prestigious Australian Film & TV School, graduating with an MA in Cinematography. Oliver has produced some notable film & TV programs and has received 11 Australian Cinematography Society (ACS) awards along the way. He was the cinematographer on the feature film "the Finished People", which premiered at the Montreal Film Festival and was released by Dendy Films and SBS TV. In 2008/9 he was the producer and cinematographer on the documentary "Hairtales" for ABC TV, as well as cinematographer on the "Dream Life" TV series for MTV.
At the start of 2009 Oliver co-founded Photoplay Films, a production company which produces both tv content & films and represents 12 directors and producers (www.photoplayfilms.com.au). In two years at Photoplay he has produced more than 70 TV commercials, as well as producing a 12-part TV series for Triple J on ABC TV. He is both the cinematographer & associate producer. Oliver is currently developing three TV series and four feature films through Photoplay Films.