Don't Come in... Yet
Isaac Dean Elliott
Born in 1986, and raised in Alice Springs in the Northern Territory. After a motorcycle accident in 2007 left me paralyzed I began to pursue filmmaking. I moved to Melbourne in 2011 to study film at Deakin University. My undergrad and honors films have had some success including the ATOM award in 2016 and a Finalist in the 2017 Lexus Short Film Fellowship. Two directorial projects were released in 2019; Burlesque Blokes, a documentary exploring life as an Australian male stripper, and The Legend of Burnout Barry, A television special for which he earned an Australian Directors Guild nomination. In far in 2021 Isaac made his series direction debut, helming 2 episodes of ABC Kids/ Netflix TV series MaveriX. He also served as a creator along with Rachel Clements and Sam Meikle. The show is currently in Post Production with a prospective release date of early 2022. Isaac seeks to explore unique and interesting characters, drawing personal experiences of masculinity and disability through a compassionate lens.