With so many opportunities for our short film “I’ll stand with you”, we continue to do well on the film festival circuit Worldwide. I’ll stand with you has been selected as a finalist for the Robinson Film Awards in Canada. We are so thrilled to see this short film doing so well around the World. We hope its message against Racism continues to shine and gets people talking.
We are completely overwhelmed by the news that “I’ll stand with you” has picked up another huge award, winning Best Short Documentary at the 2021 Berlin Indie Film Festival. This is amazing and adds to the ongoing awards the film is picking up around the World. Once again big thanks to Nova Peris and VICSPORT for the support to get this film made.
We are absolutely thrilled that not only did “i’ll stand with you” win best experimental short and Matt Norman “best narrator” at the bymonthly Mindfield Film Festival in Albuquerque earlier this year but has taken out top honor winning “Best Foreign Documentary” at last nights ceremony. We are absolutely thrilled by this huge honor and love that the film is getting the exposure it deserves.Read more
Matt Norman (writer, director, producer) and Nova Peris (producer) are thrilled to announce that “I’ll stand with you”, a film made through VICSPORTS has taken out two top honour awards at the bi-monthly Mindfield Film Festival in Albuquerque. Both awards were the highest Diamond category for “Best Experimental Short”, and Matt Norman for “Best Narrator”. Also a huge congrats to “VICSPORT” for getting behind this film to help make it.Read more
I have known Shane Emmett and Peter Flaherty for pretty much my entire filmmaking career. 20 years ago I made a few promises that I’d cast them in my first feature. Little did I know that would take 20 years. It’s cheeky because now they’re WAY BETTER actors but a promise is a promise. So yes I literally threatened them that they had to be part of the film. They will both be playing Coaches while Peter Norman was starting out in Athletics. This was a great opportunity to finally drag them into this kicking and screaming.Read more
We are thrilled to announce that “I’ll stand with you”, written and directed by Matt Norman and produced by Matt Norman and Nova Peris, with the assistance of Sports Victoria is a semi-finalist in the 2021 bi-monthly MindField Film festival in Albuquerque. Matt Norman is also up for Best Narration.Read more