Film Writer & Director
Course Coordinator in Media Arts, Film & Television
2011 to Present
Dark Mirror Pictures
2007 to Present
The Barossa Council
Councilor and Deputy Mayor
May 2004 to Present
March 1998 to Present
Barossa, Sydney, Melbourne
Freelance comic book writer & artist, and media artist
1984 to Present
What company does Dave De Vries work for?
Dave De Vries works for UNISA
What is Dave De Vries's role at UNISA?
Dave De Vries is Course Coordinator in Media Arts, Film & Television
What industry does Dave De Vries work in?
Dave De Vries works in the Motion Pictures and Film industry.
A film producer, director, writer and editor, Dave de Vries has come to the world of film making by a rather unusual route. For the past 25 years Dave has been one of Australia's most successful and widely published writer/artists. Internationally he’s written and drawn such comic book icons as Phantom, Batman, Green Lantern and the Punisher for the New York giants Marvel and DC Comics. Dave has also written for a number of film related comic books, including; Star Trek, Star Trek: The Next Generation, The Thing From Another World, The Puppet Master and the Round The Twist graphic novel for Penguin Books. At home Dave’s comic related career included being the creative coordinator of Australia’s Mad Magazine as well as the publisher/creator of many Australian comic books - including the Southern Squadron. His work has regularly appeared in Picture, People, The Bulletin and The Financial Review, in books, on CD record covers and in advertising. Now embroiled in the world of film and television, Dave has written, directed, edited and produced Carmilla Hyde, a 102 minute “Jekyll & Hyde” revenge thriller. This feature is currently screening in film festivals all over the globe and has begun distributing in Europe. To date it has won nine awards. Dave is also co-producing the pilot of a doco/drama comedy television series about wine called “Suck it and See”, which he will direct, and has recently completed writing and directing the pilot of an animated children’s television series which he co-created. Dave has also written a number of live action and animation scripts for such film and television companies as; Crawfords, Viskatoons, Energee Entertainment, Artist Services, the Children’s Television Foundation and LA producers Adelson Entertainment. Dave is currently the course coordinator of the Advance Production Projects for the Third Year Film & Television students at UniSA. He is also the Festival Director for the Barossa Film Festival.Course Coordinator in Media Arts, Film & Television @ Course Coordinator, overseeing the Advanced Production Projects for third year film and television. From 2011 to Present (4 years) Director @ Writer, director, co-producer and editor of Carmilla Hyde, Sally Ann Watkins and Parting Shot. From 2007 to Present (8 years) Councilor and Deputy Mayor @ Elected representitive for the Barossa Community. Councillor Deputy Mayor Chair and Deputy Chair of Barossa Wine & Tourism From May 2004 to Present (11 years 8 months) Presenter @ Host of "The Wine Show", a wine radio show broadcasting11:00 am on Saturday mornings on Barossa Radio, Triple Bfm. To listen anywhere on the globe, click on this link then on the "Listen" button. http://www.bbbfm.com/index.html (USA listeners: Friday 6:30 pm in LA, 9:30 pm in NY.) From March 1998 to Present (17 years 10 months) Freelance comic book writer & artist, and media artist @ Comic book writer and artist. Film writer, producer, director and editor. From 1984 to Present (31 years) BA, Fine Arts (Painting) @ RMIT UniversityYarra Valley C of E school Dave De Vries is skilled in: Director, Producer, Screenwriting, Script, Writer, Film Editing, Film Production, Feature Films, Short Films, Film, Comic Art, Comic Book Illustration, Comic Books, Board of Director experience, Drummer
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