A producer and director of documentary and comedy work, in both long form and short form television and online.
Rob Innes is a producer and director working in both unscripted and scripted content with a focus on innovative storytelling. In 2016 he was named as a “Ones to Watch” by the Screen Producers of Australia. After co-founding Mashup Pictures, Rob was then commissioned by the ABC for original documentary series Housemates (series 1 and 2), where he not only produced but also directed the series, and new hybrid documentary and comedy series What Could Go Wrong?, which he produced and co-directed. Rob has previously worked as a producer on the Princess Pictures’ ‘vlogumentary’ My Year 12 Life for ABC ME, spending a year working with the participants across 24 episodes. And with the feature film Ride Like A Girl, where he produced the filming of the making of documentary. He has also produced short form content such as documentary series Busker Stories which has more than 700,000 views on YouTube to date and directed the documentary film Life and Death in Vientiane which when released on Facebook, reached 160,000 views in the first week. His scripted short films have screened at festivals worldwide.
Nominated People's Choice Award
Youth on Strike! (digital series)
Big Syn International Film Festival
London
2020
Finalist Best Direction Documentary Short Form
Youth on Strike! (documentary film)
Australian Director's Guild Awards
2020
Finalist Best Web Series
Youth on Strike! (documentary film)
ATOM Award
2020
Finalist- Best Web Series
Youth on Strike! (digital series)
ATOM Awards
2020
Nominated: Best Editing
Youth on Strike! (digital series)
Melbourne WebFest
Melbourne
2020
Nominated Best Non-Fiction
Youth on Strike! (digital series)
WebFest Berlin
Berlin
2020
Official Selection
What Could Go Wrong? (online series x15 episodes)
Côte d’Azur WebFest
Cannes
2019
Official selection (nominated for Best Comedy and Best Editing)
What Could Go Wrong? (online series x15 episodes)
Melbourne WebFest
Melbourne
2019
Nominated for Best Webseries
What Could Go Wrong? (online series x15 episodes)
ATOM Awards 2019
Melbourne
2019
Official selection
Housemates Series 2
Melbourne WebFest
Melbourne
2018
Nominated Best Direction Short Form Documentary
Youth on Strike! (digital series)
Australian Director's Guild Awards
Nominated People's Choice Award
Youth on Strike! (documentary film)
Big Syn International Film Festival
London
A producer and director of documentary and comedy work, in both long form and short form television and online.
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