Ian Gilmour


Ian Gilmore is one of Australia’s most experienced television directors.

Ian's local credits include Phoenix, Snowy, Bordertown, Heartbreak High, Water Rats, Mortifie), and Dance Academy. He has directed both series and long form dramas for Paramount, Alliance Atlantis, Ruddy Morgan (in China), UFO Films US, UFA, Gaumont Television, Village Roadshow, Tribune Entertainment and Samuel Goldwyn Television. Bootleg, a three-hour, Burberry Production, miniseries for the BBC, earned a BAFTA Award for Best Children’s Drama and received the LOGIE Award for Best Children’s Drama. Bootleg also gained an ATOM Special Recipient Award (Best Children’s Miniseries 2003) and AFI nominations for Best Director, Best Children’s Drama and Best Cinematography Open Craft.

Ian directed episodes on all five seasons of Winners & Losers for the Seven Network, a block of Wonderland for Fremantle/Channel Ten and the pilot Hartman’s Solution. In 2008 he was awarded Best Direction in a TV Drama Series by the Australian Directors Guild for the All Saints episode “Blind Faith” and in 2009 he was awarded Best Direction Television by the Asian Television Awards (Singapore) for another All Saints episode, “Danger Zone”.  

Ian Gilmour is represented by Jane Cameron and Needeya Islam. Please direct your enquiries via email or contact us on (02) 9319 7199.