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Steven McGregor Steven McGregor i(A104541 works by)
Gender: Male
Heritage: Aboriginal
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BiographyHistory

Steve McGregor is an Indigenous writer and Director from the Northern Territory. He was a graduate from the Australian Film Television and Radio School.

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Awards for Works

form y separately published work icon What You Do Now ( dir. Warwick Thornton ) Australia : Bunya Productions Australian Broadcasting Commission , 2020 20826126 2020 single work film/TV
2020 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Direction in a Television Drama or Comedy
form y separately published work icon Looky Looky Here Comes Cooky ( dir. Steven McGregor ) Australia : Tamarind Tree Pictures Roar Film , 2020 20716369 2020 single work film/TV

'A songline for 21st century Australia – a fresh look at the Cook legend from a First Nations’ perspective – the songline tells of connection to country, resistance and survival and features the cheeky, acerbic and heartfelt showman – Steven Oliver and a host of outstanding Indigenous singer/songwriters.'

Source: Screen Australia.

2020 nominated Capricornia Film Awards Best Broadcast Documentary
2021 winner AIDC Awards Best Documentary / Factual Single
2020 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Documentary
form y separately published work icon Mystery Road ( dir. Rachel Perkins et. al. )agent Australia : Bunya Productions Australian Broadcasting Corporation , 2018-2020 11467193 2018 series - publisher film/TV detective

Series one:

'Detective Jay Swan (Aaron Pedersen) is assigned to investigate the mysterious disappearance of two young farm hands on an outback cattle station. One is a local Indigenous footy hero, and the other a backpacker. Working with local cop Emma James (Judy Davis), Jay’s investigation uncovers a past injustice that threatens the fabric of the whole community.'

Source: Screen Australia (https://www.screenaustralia.gov.au/sa/media-centre/news/2017/07-12-mystery-road-series). (Sighted: 13/07/2017)


Series two:

'A headless corpse is found floating by the shore in a remote outback town. As if this weren’t mysterious enough, Detective Swan and his colleague Fran have to contend with protests against the excavation of an Indigenous site. And then another body turns up.'

Source: Berlinale program (Sighted: 13/02/2020)

nominated for two episodes: 'Broken' (Wayne Blair) and 'What You do Now' (Warwick Thornton).
2020 winner Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Television Drama Series
2019 nominated Logie Awards Most Outstanding Drama Series
2019 winner Logie Awards Most Popular Drama Series
2018 winner Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Television Drama Series
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