TROPFEST FINALIST 2012 Directed by Matt Levett Written by Aaron Tsindos and Scott Sheridan Produced by Matt Levett , Scott Sheridan and Aaron Tsindos Unwanted Friend- SHORT FILM TROPFEST FINALIST 2012 on Vimeo
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Matt Levett's short film "Unwanted Friend" was a selected for Movie Extra Tropfest 2012 - the worlds largest short film festival. After 60,000 collective votes it won the 16th Finalist competition, becoming an automatic finalist. Winner of the prestigious Heath Ledger Scholarship 2015.
Jun 06, 2015 · Actor Matt Levett was awarded the 2015 Heath Ledger scholarship fund. Photograph: Corbis. Sat 6 Jun 2015 00.31 EDT. ... and recently directed Tropfest short Unwanted Friend. Here, he discusses ...
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2012 UNWANTED FRIEND (dir Matt Levett) TROPFEST 2012 Spencer WINNERS & LOSERS (guest) dir Various 2010 Luke Mortley RESCUE SPECIAL OPS (guest) 2010 Sean Smithwick BED OF ROSES (series regular), dir Various 2006 Charlie HOME AND AWAY (guest) dir Various 2006 Matthew TWO TWISTED (guest) 2006 Marcus ALL SAINTS (guest) dir Mark Piper
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He also directed the Tropfest short film Unwanted Friend (winner of the 16th Finalist competition) and is member of ScreenInkMedia, a collective of young film makers who completed their latest short Kid, which Matt wrote and directed. This year Matt can be seen in the Stan mini-series Wolf Creek and as the lead in Ch 7s ‘The Secret Daughter’.
Unwanted Friend is Levett’s first film but has appeared on Home and Awayand Winners and Losers. Synopsis: Unwanted Friend tackles the difficult topic of sexually transmitted infections through a comedic lens. The film follows Max as he struggles with a new companion who has an infectious personality.
Matt Levett's short film Unwanted Middle Son was a finalist in the 2012 Tropfest short film festival. His best known role is as Andrew Swanson in television drama series A Place To Call Home from 2013 and a role in the miniseries Devil's Playground in 2014. In 2015, he was awarded the prestigious Heath Ledger Scholarship in Los Angeles.
Levett has screen credits that include TV mini-series “Devil’s Playground,” and movie “Drown.” He also directed short film “Unwanted Friend” which appeared at Tropfest.
Matt Levett, Actor: Payback. In 2015 Matt Levett won the prestigious Heath Ledger Scholarship in Los Angeles. He graduated from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) in 2009. Matt is best known for his work in the television series 'A Place To Call Home' on network Seven and the Matchbox miniseries 'Devils Playground' on Foxtel.
Matt is a graduate of the Showreel Course at Screenwise and the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA). Whilst at WAAPA he was awarded both the Sally Burton prize for Most Outstanding Performance in a Classical Text, and the Lesley Anderson award. In 2015 Matt Levett won the prestigious Heath Ledger Scholarship in Los Angeles.