Marco Ianniello

Program Co-ordinator: Media & Communications, Lecturer
MA, B.Media (Hons), GCUT

Phone: 02 8204 4113

  • Biography

    Marco Ianniello is the Course Co-ordinator of the Bachelor of Communications and Media and Lecturer of Film and Screen Production, School of Arts and Sciences, University of Notre Dame Australia (Sydney Campus).

    Marco is an award winning filmmaker and screenwriter. He has directed and produced six critically-acclaimed documentaries and written and directed two short dramas. His work has screened at festivals around the world as well as on television in Australia.

    Marco was awarded a Master of Arts from the prestigious Australian Film Television and Radio School (2003) and has been teaching in the Film and Screen program at UNDA Sydney since it's foundation year.

  • Teaching areas

    • Film and Screen Production
    • Screenwriting
    • Documentary Studies
  • Research expertise and supervision

    Practice-led research in Film and Screen Production and Screenwriting.

  • Original creative works

    Hush (Short Screenplay, 2011)

  • Recorded or rendered works

    Blind Sight - Revisited (Documentary, 2013, Documentary Australia Foundation)
    Hush (Short Film, Drama, 2011)
    Blind Sight (Documentary, 2010)
    Playing in the Shadows (Documentary, 2008, ABC/Screen Australia)
    The Graeme Bell All Star: Play On (Documentary, 2006, ABC)
    Sentences (Documentary, 2005, ABC)

  • Professional affiliations

    Australian Directors Guild
    Australian Writer's Guild

  • Awards

    Vice Chancellor's Award for Initiatives that Enhance Student Learning
    Hush "Best Short Screenplay" West Field Screenwriting Awards (USA, 2013)
    Playing in the Shadows "Best Feature Documentary" Inside Film Awards, (2008, Nominee)
    Sentences, Inside Film Awards, "Best Short Documentary" Inside Film Awards (2005 - Winner)