Official Selection - Byron Bay Film Festival - 2016
When tasked with delivering a death notice, a young police officer must decide whether or not to break the rules.
Director / Producer / Editor - Nicholas Carlton Written by Jessica Szwarcbord DOP - Shyam Edirweera Music - Dmitri Golovko Starring Kiloran Hiscock and Kristof Kaczmarek
Clip from the film
The Navigator (Short Documentary)
Distributed by the ABC and Fairfax Media on ANZAC Day 2013
Fuelled by a sense of adventure and obligation, cocky teenager Ray Carlton enlisted in World War II as an air force navigator. Seventy years later he revisits those tragic and extraordinary years in an attempt to understand how they have come to define his life.
Directed by Nicholas Carlton & James Lawler Edited by Nicholas Carlton DOP - Shyam Ediriweera Music - Dmitri Golovko Produced by Nicholas Carlton Production Company - Crank Films
Gordi - Nominated for 2017 ADG Award
Nominated - 2017 Australian Directors' Guild Awards - Best Music Video
Director / Editor - Nicholas Carlton Writer / Producer - Jessica Szwarcbord DOP - Shyam Ediriweera Artist - Gordi Label - Liberation Music / Mushroom Production Company - Carlton Productions
OzGirl (Web Series)
2010 - Nominated – Best Drama – 2nd Streamy Awards, Los Angeles 2010 - Official Honoree – 14th Webby Awards 2009 - Winner – Best Web Series - International Television Festival, Los Angeles 2009 - Winner – Best Acting - International Television Festival, Los Angeles 2009 - Special Screening – New York Television Festival
OzGirl is an Australian web series that ran from February to June, 2009. The series consists of 23 episodes, of between five and seven minutes each. The final episode was broadcast live.
OzGirl tells the story of Sadie Brown, a small-town, country girl who moves to Melbourne, where she lives with her cousin Megan. The show explores Sadie's efforts to make friends, get a job, pursue her passion for photography, meet "Mr. Right", fall in love, and find her long-lost mother.
OzGirl established a "solid audience across a range of platforms including Fairfax Digital, Virgin Australia, KoldCast TV, Apple iTunes, Microsoft Zune and TiVo." The series has been described as "Australia's first social web show in which the characters exist within the audience's existing social networks and interact with them as they would if they were real people.
Writer / Director / Producer / Editor / DOP - Nicholas Carlton
Season 2 Pitch Trailer
Transmission (Short Film)
Winner - Best Potential for Theatrical Distribution, VCA Graduate Awards 2010
Post-apocalyptic thriller about a main trapped in a nuclear bunker.
Director / Producer / Editor - Nicholas Carlton DOP - Shyam Ediriweera Music - Dmitri Golovko