EXPANSIVE FILMS is the home of award-winning Filmmaker Christopher Darling.
With a background in Film & Television, starting out as an Actor in TV Shows such as "Home & Away" and "All Saints", until moving behind the camera in the Grips and Lighting department and working his way up to Shooting, Editing and indeed Directing, Christopher is the right person to get the professional and cinematic video you're looking for.
With a passionate and personable attitude, Christopher is intent on making the best video possible on every given job. In fact, his ethos is to strive for perfection constantly, and to aim to improve on his last video with every new video he makes. This is an ever-changing landscape in which we all work in -- and if you're not striving for improvement each and every day, you're not only standing still; you're going backwards.
Christopher has worked as a freelance Filmmaker/Video Producer for the last few years, and during that time has worked for some of the biggest, and most recognizable Brands in the world. He is also an Award-winning filmmaker, driven to make edgy, kinetic and vivid films. His last Short Film "Perdition" which was shot deep in the Australian outback is currently showing in various Film Festivals all over the world, and was named as the Best Altnernative/Independent Film at this years Discover Film Awards in London. Big or small, Christopher will tell your story.
That's what it boils down to: Who do you trust to tell YOUR story? That's our point of difference. We focus on YOUR story, YOUR message and YOUR business.
Let us tell your story!
"Perdition" is a Short Film written, directed, shot and edited by Christopher Darling of Expansive Films.
Shot on location in Broken Hill, this dark, evocative short film is being currently shown in Film Festivals all over the world. We are pleased to announce that we were present at the prestigious Discover Film Awards in London, and were lucky enough to walk away with the award for the "Best Alternative/Independent Film" as well as being nominated for the "Best Cinematography" award as well as the "Best Foreign Film" award.
Thank you everyone at Discover.Film for a great time!
This well-appointed, sunlit, open plan home in Five Dock was a joy to shoot for Antonio and Melissa at Belle Property Drummoyne.
Scolicare are at the forefront of treating Scoliosis not only in Australia, but worldwide. We were delighted to make a series of educational videos for them and look forward to their state-of-the-art treatment helping people who suffer from Scoliosis now, and into the future.
"Making Connections" is a piece we made for a drug and alcohol rehabilitation program offered to prisoners who have been recently released from jail from the Justice Health Department.
We tell the story of David, and the people who have helped to make him a true success story for this program. Filmed on site at Long Bay Gaol.
We spent a day in the wine region of the Hunter Valley filming a profile video for Anthony Burke - The Hunter Celebrant.
What an absolute pleasure it was, working with someone as warm and as genuine as Anthony, he really is the best in the business!