Kristy Fuller – Managing Director
Kristy has been producing television for over a decade. She was an innovator with Melbourne’s Channel 31, creating and producing the popular live programs Raucous and Pluck!, which revitalised the broadcaster’s youth ratings. Kristy won the prestigious Antenna award for Program of the Year.
As an independent producer and owner of 1440 Productions, Kristy has expanded her television slate into live broadcasts, multi-platform content, web series and children’s drama and documentary. 1440 Productions was the only Australian finalist in the 2011 MIPCOM Kids Jury Awards, with two concepts: Heart & Soul, and Dig Deep Creek. The latter won the 10-14 age category. Heart & Soul was produced into a 13 part documentary series. It has been nominated for a 2015 International Emmy.
Kristy’s hands-on skills extend to directing, cinematography, editing, technical direction and set floor management. She also holds a Bachelor of Media Studies from RMIT University and Masters of Entrepreneurship & Innovation from Swinburne University.
Ash Koek – Director
After graduating with a Bachelor in Media at RMIT, Ash threw himself into a range of roles across the film and television industry. His flare for storytelling quickly revealed itself through direction and cinematography and became his focus. Ash’s experience spans a range of mediums, including TVCs, short films, digital content, television segments and music videos. He directed The Cat Empire’s Live At The Bowl DVD which was nominated for an ARIA.
Ash’s short film Chaconne was officially selected and screened in the Wareembeen Film Festival, Mexico International Film Festival and Milano International Film Festival, and collected awards including Best Actress.
Ash’s most recent series TV series Heart & Soul (ABC3) earned an International Emmy nomination. Heart & Soul along with another concept trailer Dig Deep Creek, were the only Australian finalists in the 2011 MIPCOM Kids Jury Awards. Dig Deep Creek won the 10-14 age category.
Lynda Morgan – Writer
After a successful career in event management and media, Lynda segued into producing and script editing award winning short films and live to air youth television. She studied screenwriting at RMIT, where she discovered a particular flair for concept development.
Lynda has since created, co-created and developed concepts in drama and children’s television for independent productions. Two of these concepts were the only Australian finalists in the 2011 MIPCOM Kids Jury Awards, with Dig Deep Creek winning the 10-14 age category. She has also worked in storylining and script coordination for Neighbours and Mr and Mrs Murder.
Clinton Barbaroux – Graphic Design & Art Department
Clinton Barbaroux began his career as an Art Director in community television working on such franchises as “Career Success with Bill Lang” – to expand his specialty to Graphic Design.
Now, an up and comer in the design arena, Clinton is already securing a reputation for his bold designs and creative solutions. Conservative to the edgy, Clinton has developed the visual identity and merchandise design for a diverse clientele. From niche retail outlets and entertainment personalities to music artists and the corporate sector, Clinton has proven himself to be an accomplished and professional designer.
His work has most recently included the slick branding of leading edge event management company “Serendipity Entertainment.” Not forgetting his routes in Art Direction however, Clinton brought to life the children’s educational DVD “Talking Time” with his rich sets and costume designs. Working largely with new businesses, Clinton Barbaroux’s intention is to provide the client with a definitive brand that sets them apart from their competition.