Masterclass

Marti Keefer brought Masterclasses to SAC to fuel creativity and education by offering the opportunity to hear from or to do a workshop from the best and most esteemed professionals in the Australian industry.

PETER ANDRIKIDIS

PETER ANDRIKIDIS

Director

Multi AFI award winning director. Director of UnderBelly, The Straits, Bikie Wars and many more.

NASH EDGERTON

NASH EDGERTON

Director

Award winning Australian director and founder of Blue tongue films.

IAN MEADOWS

IAN MEADOWS

Writer

SAC first writing masterclass with Ian Meadows. Ian has written for Offspring, Spirited, Slide and currently writing for Matchbox films.

ANDY WHITFIELD

ANDY WHITFIELD

Actor

Played the original Spartacus for Spartacus Blood and Sand.

JOHN NOBLE

JOHN NOBLE

Actor

Master Australian Actor. Played Denethor in Lord of the rings and now the lead in JJ Abrams The Fringe.

ROWAN WOODS

ROWAN WOODS

Director

One of Australia’s most accomplished directors responsible for ground breaking films such as Little Fish starring Cate Blanchet and Hugo Weaving and The Boys staring David Wenham and Toni Colette.

RACHEL WARD

RACHEL WARD

Actress/Director

Golden Globe Nominee Actress and now one of Australia’s top award winning Directors

GREG APPS

GREG APPS

Casting Director

One of Australia’s most respected Casting Directors. He has cast MI2, Romper Stomper, Chopper, Felony and cast acting greats such as Russel Crowe, Eric Bana and Hugo Weaving.

NICO LATHOURIS

NICO LATHOURIS

Director

AFI nominated actor and Dramaturg at Kennedy Miller. Dramaturg for Wildside, Heart Break High, Mad Max.

“The guys at SAC are full of knowledge and will help any actor achieve their goals”

-James Tobin (Channel 7 Sunrise presenter)

“Acting with Chum on The Straits was great. This man knows acting!”

-Firass-Dirani (Logi winning actor: House Husbands, The Straits, Underbelly)

“I have worked with Chum as an actor and director. As a director he knew how to bring out the best performance in me. He cares!”

-Andy-Whitfield (Actor: Sparticus Starz TV USA)

"They will take your acting magic to the next level."

-Nash Edgerton (Film Director)