two shanks – The Film

two shanks is a play written by Daniel Keene. Artist Catherine Bainbridge, inspired by the play, created artworks to be shown in her Melbourne exhibition, probing the abstract visual ideas circulating around the words of …


The Frock

Mature Artist Dance Experience

Graeme Murphy AO and Janet Vernon AM collaborate with Tasmania’s Mature Artist Dance Experience (MADE) to bring to the stage a dance theatre work like no other. Spoken word, song, soundscape, installation, costume and machine …


The Australian Ballet: ‘MURPHY’

& ‘Sleeping Beauty: Behind the Curtain’

  Celebrating MURPHY Documentary footage following the intense rehearsals of MURPHY, a program paying tribute to Graeme Murphy AO in a revival by The Australian Ballet of his groundbreaking work from 1979 to 2011; including …


Rafael Bonachela

Sydney Dance Company

Rafael Bonachela’s combustible choreographic language and his Sydney Dance Company’s dancers produce art where rigour, freedom, strength and precision are deftly combined. Video producer/director: Philippe Charluet     Featured Video  (previous page): We Unfold Video …


We Are Many

Indie feature documentary by Amir Amirani, field produced & directed in Australia by Amanda Hickey with cinematography by Philippe Charluet. Antarctica. In an unprecedented action, seventy scientists working at McMurdo station downed tools and walked …


Tapestry of Light

A video by Philippe Charluet promoting the making of this internationally significant work by Australian artist, Irene Barberis, collaborating with Professor David. E. Mainwaring. The Tapestry of Light is a giant illuminated tapestry, spread across …


Australian Chamber Orchestra – Promotion

Short commercials as seen online/TV promoting the Australian Chamber Orchestra’s seasons as seen at Vivid Live (Sydney Opera House), Hong Kong Arts Festival, the start of NINEMSN’s and Fairfax’s web videos, as well as promotional …


‘Seven Impossible Pieces for Four Dancers’

& ‘Departure’ – Australian Dance Artists

Australian Dance Artists in collaboration with Ken Unsworth A 60 min video by Philippe Charluet on Seven Impossible Pieces for Four Dancers , a collaboration between Australian Dance Artists (ADA) and renowned sculptor and installation …


Nutcracker: the Story of Clara

The Australian Ballet

Various film segments created by Philippe Charluet (originated on 16 mm & Super 8). These are projected within and over the whole sets of this Australian Ballet’s production, choreographed by Graeme Murphy (originally created in …


Love and Devotion:

from Persia and Beyond

28 min documentary, produced, written, directed and filmed by Philippe Charluet (developed with the assistance of Film Victoria),  made in collaboration with Stella Motion Pictures and the State Library of Victoria. Filmed in Melbourne, Oxford, …


John Friedrich: Catch Me if you Can

“John Friedrich wanted a life of action and adventure… …only someone else had to pay for it” A 55 min documentary script developed with the assistance of Film Victoria (including filmed interviews/ archive research), Producer/ Writer/ …


Weather – Lucy Guerin INC

55 min video, filmed by Philippe Charluet, on the arresting dance work born from a co-production between Lucy Guerin INC’s Melbourne-based dance company and Montreal’s Place des Arts. It draws on the inventive design skills …


Australian Chamber Orchestra:

The Concerts

  BARRY HUMPHRIES’ WEIMAR CABARET This concert was filmed with six cameras at the Hamer Hall in Melbourne. Acclaimed Barry Humphries curates, presents and performs with the Australian Chamber Orchestra, the degenerate music of Berlin’s …


Giselle – Universal Ballet (Sth Korea)

Graeme Murphy AO reinvents one the greatest “romantic ballet” of all times, Giselle for Korea’s Universal Ballet with an entirely new music score by Christopher Gordon. With Set Design by Gerard Manion and Costume Design …


The Australian Ballet School’s Archives

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The digitisation of precious archives from The Australian Ballet School, filmed in rehearsal studios or on stage (22 x reel to reel videos dating from 1973 to 1979). These works include Gemini rehearsal which feature Marilyn …


En Marche! Australie

Online Promotional videos for the En Marche ! Australian committee. En Marche ! (“Forward!”) is a French progressive and social liberal political organisation, formed by 2017 President elect Emmanuel Macron (the name of the movement shares …


Graeme Murphy’s Heritage Collection

As Sydney Dance Company’s Artistic Directors for over three decades, choreographer Graeme Murphy AO and his creative associate, Janet Vernon AM, have created a unique repertoire of dance works, including over thirty-five full evening productions …


Ochres – Bangarra

21 years after its original season, Artistic Director Stephen Page re-stage this iconic work that revealed Bangarra Dance Theatre to the world.  What makes the four distinctive parts of this dance work— yellow, black, red …


Romeo and Juliet: A New Vision

28 min documentary, produced, directed and filmed by Philippe Charluet, Stella Motion Pictures for STUDIO Arts channel (Foxtel Australia) Filmed over a period of 9 months, this documentary follows the creation of a brand new …


Arts du Mythe:

Peinture Pintupi d’Australie

26 min documentary, produced by Christine Doublet (Program 33), directed by François Lévy-Kuentz, field producing/ cinematography by Philippe Charluet (Australia) for ARTE (France/ Germany) Part of the series 3 ‘Arts du Mythe’, this documentary features …