Simon Ozolins, ACS

Director of Photography

Simon Ozolins is a multi-award-winning cinematographer. Simon’s credits include the television series Tomorrow When the War Began (dir. Brendan Maher, 2015) for Ambience Entertainment and Crawlspace (dir. Justin Dix, 2012) for which he won a Silver ACS Award.

Simon’s short film credits include Skin (dir. Liselle Mei); The Wake (dir. Gemma Lee, 2009) which received the SBS Short Film Award and was selected for the Palm Springs and Tribeca Film Festivals; Dugong (dir. Erin White, 2007) which screened at Sundance and won Simon a Silver ACS Award and an AFI Award Nomination for Best Short Film; and 62 Sleeps (dir. Erin White2005) which won Best Short Film at both Sydney and Berlin Film Festivals.

Simon has shot several documentaries including the AFI Award winning Inside the Firestorm (dir. Jacob Hickey 2009) and Immigration Nation (dir. Jacob Hickey & Ben Shackleford 2011) for the ABC. He also shot the ABC satirical comedy At Home With Julia (dir. Erin White 2011). Simon’s commercial credits extend to over 100 brands and he has won three Gold ACS Awards for his work. He has a significant reputation in the music video industry, shooting the award winning ‘Walking on a Dream’ for Empire of the Sun and Billy Thorpe’s ‘Tangier’ for which he received the National Golden Tripod Award. He is currently in production on the upcoming second series of The Other Guy for Stan and Aquarius Films.

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