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Jonathan Ogilvie

Director, Writer

Christchurch-born Jonathan Ogilvie has made dozens of music videos including the iconic clip She Speeds, for the Straitjacket Fits song. Based in Australia since the 90s, the AFTRS graduate has since had two shorts in competition at Cannes — one of them a Tropfest winner — shot a feature on Super 8 film, and in 2008 released 1920s gangster romance The Tender Hook, starring Hugo Weaving and Rose Byrne.

…I am drawn to lives and experiences different from my own. Jonathan Ogilvie, in a 2007 interview with filmmaker Hussain Currimbhoy, Senses of Cinema website