Portrait of Jonathan auf der Heide

Jonathan auf der Heide

Jonathan auf der Heide is a Victorian College of the Arts graduate who wrote, directed and edited the short film Hell’s Gates which won Best Student Film and Best Emerging Filmmaker at MIFF ‘08. He then adapted that short into the feature, Van Diemen’s Land, with co-writer Oscar Redding.

The film, which he also directed, has since screened at numerous festivals in Australia and internationally. Alongside Alethea Jones and his regular collaborator Oscar Redding, Jonathan directed a number of episodes of the award winning web series, Cop Hard.