About

Award-winning Director, Writer and Editor

Joel Loxton is an award-winning Director, Writer, Editor, and Teacher best known for his world-class short film, THE KANGAROO GUY, a political satire about a young MP who discovers how to use the power of “truth” in the media. Joel is a Graduate of both AFTRS and the VCA. After graduating with a Master’s in film and television, Joel moved to Melbourne and worked as a Senior Lecturer at a local film school while he built up his freelance portfolio. After 2020, Joel moved up to the Northern Rivers of New South Wales, where he is pursuing his goals of working as a Director. Joel is currently developing a feature-length adaptation of his successful short film.

Filmography

Victorian Government – Awareness Campaign
“Family Violence RFVP”
Writer / Director

 

Raine & Horne – Television Commercial
Editor

AFTRS – Short Film
“The Kangaroo Guy”
Writer / Director

Lost Ragas – Music Video
“Keeping up with Yesterday”
DOP

Architel.TV – Short Documentary
“Geelong Library Featurette”
DOP / Director / Editor

Independent – Behind the Scenes Documentary
“Center Place”
DOP / Director

Independent – Short Film
“The Predator”
Writer / Director

 

VCA – Short Film
“Abel”
Short Film
Writer / Director

VCA – Short Film
“Nero’s”
Writer / Director

Malthouse Theatre – Trailer
“Golem Story”
DOP / Editor

The Brother’s Grimm – Music Video
” On the Meter”
DOP

Certificates