about david

David has built his reputation on International productions to build and lead teams, to support large films art department requirements.

David's current focus has been working in Europe and the UK, and most recently on 'a Netflix series 'Queen Charlotte' for Shondaland shot in the UK.

Prior to this Sony's tentpole film 'Uncharted' shot in Berlin and Spain released in 2022.

Other recent countries include: Greece, Budapest, Ireland, London and South Africa.

 

David has built relationships across many countries positioning himself to draw on a large pool of talent globally to support production's at all levels.

Before moving to the UK, David worked significantly in S.E. Asia, building the crews regionally in the then newly opened Studios;

- Pinewood Studios, Malaysia,

- Infinite Studios in Singapore 

Backlot Studios in Batam, Indonesia.

Some of the projects include: the highly successful feature 'Crazy Rich Asians' and 2 Seasons of 'Marco Polo', the13th Century Mongol period drama for Netflix.

David studied at the prestigious 'Australian Film Television Radio School' (AFTRS) graduating with a 'MA in Art Direction and Production Design' in 2004.

He first entered the industry in 1994 and worked his way up in Art Departments on Films and TV Dramas in Australia.

Since then he has built a strong network of crew's throughout Australia, Asia and Europe over the past 28 years in his time in the industry. 

Working across many of the studios in these regions, David understands the strengths and abilities at hand, and has a deep understanding on how to support films on any scale and budget and applying the skills to adapt to regions strengths and abilities.