Alumni

Griffith creatives are job-ready thanks to industry placement

A trio of talented Griffith creatives are ready for the world of work following an intensive four-week internship with a global advertising agency.
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Alumni

Film grad wins national award for sci-fi feature script

Griffith Film School alumnus David Peterson has won a national award for a sci-fi feature script developed during his Master's degree.
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Arts Education Law

Nine students net New Colombo Plan Scholarships

A remarkable group of Griffith University undergraduate students have been named as 2021 New Colombo Plan scholars.
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Alumni

Film alumni create homegrown animated superhero movie

Griffith Film School alumni Ricard Cussó and Ryan Greaves are the creative force behind Australia's latest superhero movie, which is playing in cinemas internationally.
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Alumni

Griffith Games Design alumnus a real-life Hearo

Griffith graduate Elliot Miller has combined his games design degree with his experience living with profound deafness to create an app set to improve the lives of those with hearing aids.
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Alumni

Griffith graduate kickstarts local film industry

Griffith Film School graduate Steve Jaggi has a raft of projects underway in Queensland - including a new 12-part series bought by Netflix for release worldwide.
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Alumni

Six worthy winners of Churchill Fellowships

A total of six staff, students and alumni have been awarded prestigious Churchill Fellowships, allowing them to pursue their passion on the world stage.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith spearheads new campaign encouraging young voters to have their say

A team of young filmmakers from Griffith University have created an advertising campaign that encourages young people to have their say at the ballot box.
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Alumni

Film alumnus directs teen blockbuster

Griffith Film School alumnus Hayley McFarlane has directed a holiday blockbuster set to hit cinemas this week.
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Arts Education Law

Students recognised with National Council of Women Queensland bursaries

Two Griffith undergraduate students have been awarded bursaries towards their film and dentistry studies from the National Council of Women Queensland.
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Alumni

Griffith creatives explore Brisbane’s hidden history

A new exhibition at the Museum of Brisbane is curated by Queensland College of Art (QCA) alumnus Miranda Hine, and features stories, films and artwork by Griffith University staff, students and alumni.
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Alumni

Dami Im brings the X Factor to Griffith’s alumni awards

Queensland Conservatorium graduate Dami Im brought the X Factor to Griffith's annual alumni awards, collaborating with students and faculty on a show-stopping musical medley.
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Alumni

Alumnus creates new opportunities for emerging filmmakers

The Griffith film alumnus behind some of Australia's best-loved television series has launched a new production company to support local talent and crew.
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Alumni

Film alumni create must-see TV in lockdown

A pair of Griffith Film School alumni have created a unique Zoom comedy series for ABC TV that follows a group of friends during COVID-19 lockdown.
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Arts Education Law

Students create must-see kids TV with industry mentors

The Kidscreen Next Wave Mentoring Program is connecting film students with mentors from the world's biggest production houses, studios and streaming services, including Nickelodean, Netflix and Apple.
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Alumni

Class of 2020 graduating with a difference

Graduating Griffith students are celebrating their academic milestone virtually this year as COVID-19 mass gathering restrictions move the ceremonies online.
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Arts Education Law

Film lecturer nominated for national directing award

Griffith Film School senior lecturer Dr Peter Hegedus has been nominated for an Australian Directors Guild Award for his powerful documentary, Lili.
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Alumni

Film graduate wins spot in star-studded mentoring program

Griffith Film School alumnus Henry Boffin has been selected for a mentoring program run by Hollywood power players Ron Howard and Brian Grazer.
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