CLAIRE GORMAN

 

Claire Gorman is an award-winning director who lives

on Bruny Island in Tasmania, Australia.

 

In 2009 she directed, filmed and co-edited her first

feature documentary, 'First Love' at the age of 22.

First Love went on to have a theatrical release in

Australia in 2011, and was selected for a number of

film festivals around the world, winning Best

Documentary at the X-Dance Film Festival (USA)

where Claire also picked up the award for Emerging

Filmmaker. The film continues to be distributed

world-wide.

 

Following the success of 'First Love', Claire directed

her first music video ('Go Don't Stop), working with

Mat. McHugh of The Beautiful Girls. She then went on

to shoot a tour in the US with Kid Mac (aka Macario

De Souza) for the hit tv series,'The Crew', as well as

another music video ('She Goes Off'). Back in Sydney,

she produced a 'behind the scenes' piece for the

multi-award winning film, Fighting Fear. And went on to

work alongside legendary surf filmmaker, Taylor Steele,

as DOP and editor on an artist based project in Byron

Bay ('La Casa').

 

 

 

 

DAVID BRICENO

 

David is a Sound Engineer from Caracas, Venezuela,

who has been involved in the entertainment industry

for more than twenty years. 

 

Following a degree in Sound Engineering, David

has had the opportunity to take his talent around

the world, from working in one of the most

prestigious theatres in Latin america (Teresa

Carreño Theater ), to Audio Post and ADR Editor 

for HBO (Latin American Group), House engineer

for recording studios in Caracas, Miami, San 

Francisco and Australia and Foley artist and sound

FX editor for cartoons and mini series at the ABC.

 

More recently, he has spent time touring the globe

with more than a hundred bands from all

nationalities and music backgrounds as a Tour

Manager or Sound Engineer. 

 

Claire and David are now working on a number of projects

together including a feature film focusing on women's big

wave surfing, 'Bigger Than Me'.