Kurzel at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival
3 August 1974 |
Gawler, South Australia
|Occupation||Film director and screenwriter|
Justin Kurzel (born 3 August 1974 in Gawler, South Australia) is an Australian film director and screenwriter, known best for his work in the film Snowtown (2011), for which he won the AACTA Award for Best Direction. His 2015 film Macbeth was selected to compete for the Palme d'Or at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.
|2005||Blue Tongue||Short film|
|2011||Snowtown||AACTA Award for Best Direction
Film Critics Circle of Australia Award for Best Direction
Nominated—Inside Film Award for Best Director
|2013||The Turning||Episode: "Boner McPharlin's Moll"
Nominated—AACTA Award for Best Direction
- "2015 Official Selection". Cannes Film Festival. Retrieved 16 April 2015.
- "Snowtown 's Kurzel to direct Fassbender, Portman in big-screen Macbeth" by Karl Quinn, The Sydney Morning Herald, 1 May 2013
- "Michael Fassbender's MacBeth Director to Helm Assassin's Creed Movie" by Jim Vejvoda, IGN, 29 April 2014