Cian O'Clery

Cian is an award-winning showrunner, series director and producer. He was the director/showrunner and co-creator of Love on the Spectrum, a docuseries made for Australia’s public broadcaster that went on to be picked up by Netflix globally, where it struck a chord with audiences and critics around the world. He recently directed After the Wildfires, a film about the devastating effect the black summer had on Australia’s wildlife, which went on to win best conservation film at the Jackson Wild awards.  Cian was the director of Employable Me, a series featuring people with disabilities looking for employment, and Changing Minds: The Inside Story, an observational documentary filmed inside a mental health unit. Cian has brought a style, tone and heart to his series that has seen them win multiple awards both in Australia and internationally, including the Critics Choice Awards, the Realscreen Awards, The Venice TV award and the Japan Prize. Cian is attracted to projects that have something to say, while not forgetting who they are for: the audience.