Jan Chapman

Hope (2008)

A family struggle with their religious beliefs when their son is badly injured in a car crash and requires stem-cell therapy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rich Ambler
CAST:  David Bianco  •  J. Robert Paisley  •  Jan Chapman  •  Miranda Moore

A family struggle with their religious beliefs when their son is badly injured in a car crash and requires stem-cell therapy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rich Ambler
CAST:  David Bianco  •  J. Robert Paisley  •  Jan Chapman  •  Miranda Moore

The Nature of Lantana (2002)

The 40 minute Nature of Lantana feature stands out as a great example of how to produce a feature for DVD. It complements the viewer’s intelligence and doesn’t dash about in 12 second cuts. Better still, it allows the interview subjects (cast and crew) to speak ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karl Sodersten
CAST:  Barbara Hershey  •  Andrew Bovell  •  Ray Lawrence  •  Jan Chapman

The 40 minute Nature of Lantana feature stands out as a great example of how to produce a feature for DVD. It complements the viewer’s intelligence and doesn’t dash about in 12 second cuts. Better still, it allows the interview subjects (cast and crew) to speak ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karl Sodersten
CAST:  Barbara Hershey  •  Andrew Bovell  •  Ray Lawrence  •  Jan Chapman

Renegades: Fragments from a Diary of Three Years' Experience 1970-1973 (1974)

A fragmented film, largely following street performer George Shevtsov at the 1970 Vietnam Moratorium, the Odyssey Pop Festival at Wallacia in 1971, and street theatre sneezing for lunchtime crowds. The film then takes a darker turn, contrasting audio from a court ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  George Shevtsov  •  Phillip Noyce  •  Jan Chapman

A fragmented film, largely following street performer George Shevtsov at the 1970 Vietnam Moratorium, the Odyssey Pop Festival at Wallacia in 1971, and street theatre sneezing for lunchtime crowds. The film then takes a darker turn, contrasting audio from a court ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phillip Noyce
CAST:  George Shevtsov  •  Phillip Noyce  •  Jan Chapman

Cinefile: Reel Women (1995)

Interviews with women directors working in Hollywood and Europe in the early 1990s, exploring the opportunities and obstacles that face them. A program made to accompany a Channel 4 season of films directed and produced by women.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Rodley
CAST:  Allison Anders  •  Kathryn Bigelow  •  Gurinder Chadha  •  Jan Chapman

Interviews with women directors working in Hollywood and Europe in the early 1990s, exploring the opportunities and obstacles that face them. A program made to accompany a Channel 4 season of films directed and produced by women.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Rodley
CAST:  Allison Anders  •  Kathryn Bigelow  •  Gurinder Chadha  •  Jan Chapman

Senses of Cinema (2022)

As notions of civil rights transformed across the world, so was the screen landscape reformed by the ascension of grassroots film movements seeking to challenge the mainstream. Some aspired to push form to its limit; others worked to destabilise what they saw as a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Hughes  •  Tom Zubrycki
CAST:  Gillian Armstrong  •  Jan Chapman  •  Phillip Noyce  •  Gary Foley

As notions of civil rights transformed across the world, so was the screen landscape reformed by the ascension of grassroots film movements seeking to challenge the mainstream. Some aspired to push form to its limit; others worked to destabilise what they saw as a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Hughes  •  Tom Zubrycki
CAST:  Gillian Armstrong  •  Jan Chapman  •  Phillip Noyce  •  Gary Foley