Steve Connard

Other Work

At various times I have also worked as a Film Director, Animation Director, Executive Producer and Lecturer.

Director & Head of Studio: Ratbag Games Pty Ltd

IKON 3D Animated Trailer DVD/ Playstation 2:
IKON was a narrative driven and highly cinematic PS2 title for Sony and RockStar Games where game play and cinematic narrative blended seamlessly to create a game "blockbuster".

Director: Brilliant Digital Entertainment

  • SUPERMAN: THE MENACE OF METALLO
  • THE SUNKEN TREASURE, POPEYE - THE RESCUE
  • POPEYE - THE QUEST FOR THE WOOLLY MAMMOTH
  • All Multipath 3D Animated Movies – CD-ROM

Through Brilliant Interactive Ideas, (BDE’s Sydney studio), I script edited and directed four one hour multi-path, real-time 3D animated action movies for CD-Rom. I supervised script development, interactive design, directed voice recording (New York and LA), actor’s motion capture (Motion Analysis), supervised all camera coverage and animation passes, (Max, Character Studio), facial animation (Max/SCuD), editing, sound and music. Each title was a feature length production and required extensive flow charting.

Executive Producer: Garner McLennan Films

  • LANDCARE (Informational video)
  • AEMS (Corporate Video)
  • PEN COMPUTER (Interactive corporate presentation)

Freelance Video Director

  • ARNHEM'S GROEN NATUURLIJK, (Nature Documentary, The Netherlands)
  • THE JOHN TURK STORY (Corporate video, Wildfire)
  • THE WAY OF THE FUTURE (Corporate video, Wildfire)
  • ASSET MANAGEMENT (Corporate video, JH Productions)

Freelance Film Director

Directed TV Commercials for:
Mercedes Benz, Gautier Cognac, Mateus Wines, Hennesey Cognac, 7-Eleven, J&Johnson, Sunsilk, Remy Martin, Dilmah, Lend Lease, Victorian Railways, Nissan, Illawarra Country, Tourist Authority of Thailand, Artes, Erindale Shopping Centre, Courier Mail, Suncorp Building Society, Singapore Government, NRMA Insurance.