Robert Connolly is a multi-AFI award winning writer and director. He has written and directed three feature films The Bank, Three Dollars, Balibo and most recently, the Channel 10 telemovie, Underground: The Julian Assange Story.
Together with John Maynard, he produced the award-winning films, The Boys and Romulus, My Father. In 2011, Robert was one of the featured directors on ABC mini series The Slap. Robert received a Centenary Medal for services to the Australian Film Industry in 2001 and is a former board member of Screen Australia.