Shaun Grant is currently writing multiple projects; Gallipoli (Matchbox/Full Clip Productions – Foxtel), Jasper Jones (Porchlight Films), Berlin Syndrome (Aquarius Films) and a feature for See-Saw Films.
Shaun Grant’s chilling debut feature film, Snowtown was released in 2011 and saw him win the AACTA Award for Best Adapted Screenplay in 2012. Produced by Anna McLeish and Sarah Shaw, Snowtown was Warp Film Australia’s first feature release and has established Shaun as one of Australia’s most exciting emerging screenwriters. Screening at the BigPond Adelaide Film Festival, it won the Audience Award for Best Feature Film, and the AWGIE for Best Adapted Screenplay.
Shaun is a Melbourne based writer and graduate from RMIT with an Advanced Diploma in Creative Screenwriting. Shaun was one of four writers who wrote and developed the Drama Series Killing Time, which premiered on the FOXTEL network and screened again on the Seven Network. In 2010 Shaun won the Greg Teppar Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Victorian Screen Industry.