Tessa is a Melbourne based filmmaker and photographer working diversely across the industry as well as within the projects she undertakes.
Currently working professionally as a Producer in the Film and Television industry, her most recent work includes music videos for Amy Shark and Sampa the Great as well as Associate Producing West of Sunshine (2018), a debut feature that had it's world premiere at the 74th Venice Film Festival.
While working in the film industry, photography was always an additional obsession that began from an early age. Focusing on documentary style photography, Tessa's personal work predominately uses analogue mediums to capture her life and the beautiful things in it.
Ultimately Tessa’s driven by observing and interpreting the world around her through visual mediums. Particularly using documentary filmmaking and photography to further mould her understanding of self, society and impart social change.
Based in Melbourne, Australia
Lazarus (2019) Musical/Live Performance - Producer of onscreen films Dir. Natasha Pincus
Shock Treatment: Scout (2019) Short - Production Manager Dir. Kodie Bedford
Shock Treatment: Killer Native (2019) Short - Production Coordinator Dir. Bjorn Stewart
Shock Treatment: Vale Light (2019) Short - Production Coordinator
Shock Treatment: Foe (2019) Short - Production Coordinator
Everyone’s A Critic (2018) TV Series documentary - Production Assistant
Art of Incarceration (2018) Documentary - Cam Op
West of Sunshine (2017) Feature - Associate Producer Dir. Jason Raftopoulos
The Doctor Blake Mysteries (2017) TV Series - Assistant Production coordinator - 4 episodes
A Static Wind (2016) Short - Producer Dir. Isaac Elliot
Hood Food Guide (2016) Web Series - Producer, Cam Op.
Heather Harlowe (2016) Fashion Film - Director
Olympic Nick: A Donutumentary (2015) Documentary Short - Producer Dir. Ian Tran
The Saints of St Kilda (2015) Documentary Short - Cam Op
The Taxi Driver (2015) Documentary Short - Cam Op
The Busker (2015) Documentary Short - Cam Op
Bottled (2014) Short - Producer
Loose Tooth - All Colours Gone - Producer Dir. Gianna Mazzeo
Amy Shark - I Said Hi - Producer Dir. Nicholas Waterman
Sampa the Great - Black Girl Magik - Producer Dir. Sanjay De Silva
Sampa the Great - Road to BEE9 - Producer Dir. Sanjay De Silva
AUSWALK - The Reasons I Walk (2018) - Producer
AUSTRALIAN GREENS - Levelling the Playing Field TVCs (2018) - Producer
VICKS - VapoDrops + Cough TVC (2018) - Producer
GROSSI - Brand Film (2017) - Producer
CHEMIST WAREHOUSE - Healthy Break + Beauty Break TVCs (2016) - Production Coordinator
West of Sunshine (2017) Feature Film
Barren (2017) Short