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(top) Don Featherstone (right) on location with sound recordist Leo Sullivan (left) and DP Ray Henman ACS (centre) at Sturgis South Dakota during filming for 'The One Percenters' (bottom) Judy Featherstone has production managed all of our documentaries and the Australian shoots for our international clients.



BACKGROUND Featherstone Productions was established by Don and Judy Featherstone in 1985. Since then we have produced over forty highly regarded documentaries across many genres including history, music & arts, science, sports and current affairs. Films include; ‘The Beach’ - beach culture in Australia, ‘An Imaginary Life’ – writer David Malouf and the seminal TV Drama ‘Babakuieria’.

BROADCASTERS Our films have screened on networks including; the BBC, ITV, CBC, NHK, RTE, ZDF arte, Ovation USA, WNET, Canal 22 Mexico, Bravo USA, BSkyB, UK Performing Arts, RAI Italy, LA Sept, YLE Finland, SVT Sweden, DRS Germany, TEVEL Israel, NOS Netherlands, Iran Broadcasting Corp., TV2 Iceland, HRT Croatia, Rep. Of Kazakstan TV, Cablehogar Argentina, Vargas Panama, POLTEL Poland, Czech TV, Tele Madrid Spain and ETV South Africa.

PRODUCTION SERVICES We have managed the Australian shoots for several major films including: ‘The Man of the Millennium’ The South Bank Show - LWT, ‘The Adventure of English’ - LWT, ‘Oz Magazine’ The South Bank Show – LWT and ‘The Real Mary Poppins’ – Endemol.

DISTRIBUTION We have over thirty one-hour documentaries available for purchase on DVD and broadcast formats.

Don Featherstone (click here to download resume) has made over forty documentaries for major broadcasters (including 10 South Bank Shows) and won several international awards.


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