Production Team

Val Athanassiou - The 100 Co-Founder & Project Manager

Actor / Producer / Director

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Val has continually tried his hand at Stage, Song, Dance, Film and TV, moving into Producing, Film Editing Directing & Tutoring  

A proud alumnus of Howard Fine, NIDA and Screenwise, he recently appeared in the ABC Bryan Brown, Sam Neill miniseries Old School and Glitch Season 2. He is a Rural Firefighter, Scuba Diver, holds numerous Civil Construction Qualifications and is a Father of Four.

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Marcus Cloherty - The 100 Co-Founder

Producer / Director

Byron Bay Film Company was created in 1982, with the intention of producing creative and entertaining film and video, and have a lot of fun making them.


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Melinda Arnold - Films4Change Founder   

Actor / Producer / Director

Melinda has been performing in theatre since the age of 12 and has always had a love of the performing arts. Her formal training comprised of an Honours Degree in Performance/Literature/Creative Arts.

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Jerry Retford

Actor / Producer / Director

His formative years were spent touring theatres in the UK and Europe. Jerry’s career in the creative arts has spanned almost 3 decades of classical and modern theatre, community arts and independent film. He has worked on both sides of the stage and screen as Actor, Lighting Designer, Director and Producer.

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