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
Shock Treatment: Scout (2019) Short - Production Manager
Shock Treatment: Killer Native (2019) Short - Production Coordinator
Shock Treatment: Vale Light (2019) Short - Production Coordinator
Shock Treatment: Foe (2019) Short - Production Coordinator
Love it or List It (2018) TV Series - Runner
Everyone’s A Critic (2018) TV Series documentary - Production Assistant
West of Sunshine (2017) Feature - Associate Producer
The Doctor Blake Mysteries (2017) TV Series - Assistant Production coordinator - 4 episodes
A Static Wind (2016) Short - Producer
Hood Food Guide (2016) Web Series - Producer, Cam Op.
Heather Harlowe (2016) Fashion Film - Director
Olympic Nick: A Donutumentary (2015) Documentary Short - Producer
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. Dir. Gianna Mazzeo
Amy Shark - I Said Hi. Dir. Nicholas Waterman
Sampa the Great - Black Girl Magik. Dir. Sanjay De Silva
Sampa the Great - Road to BEE9. 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