Made by David Pledger in collaboration with Melbourne writers and artists, produced by NYID

Artist David Pledger

Producer Lydia Teychenne (NYID)

Consultant Producer Sophie Travers

Production Manager Kelly Harrington

Creative Development Assistant Tristan Bourke

AV Consultant Jason Read of Optical Audio Productions


Interactive Systems

Visual Artist Alex Gibson

Film Maker Jarrod Factor  

Fed TV editor Nick Roux

Photography Pia Johnson, Amber Haines

Graffiti Artist Antony Hamilton                               

Melbourne Festival Writers Van Badham, Steve Carroll, Chris Wallace-Crabbe, Alice Pung, Alicia Sometimes, Mick Thomas

Attendants Olivia Illic Crang, Amber Haines, Jarrod Lewis, Tristan Meecham

Media/PR Pia Johnson

Marketing Design Chris More of Studio Organic and Pete Brundle of Nice Device


Selected videos


Director David Pledger     

photography Michael Williams, Paul Hosking, Bill Bachman, David Pledger, Peter Eckersall, Lucy Chaffey

editor pete worland with special thanks to mark atkin


Bray Ct

Director  David Pledger

DOP Michael Williams

Editor Greg Ferris

Featuring Judith Stellato Pledger


Thanks to: Rob Irwin and Murray Dempsey and team of Element Rigging, Steve Grimwald and team at Melbourne Writer’s Festival, the creative programming and multimedia team at Federation Square, our sponsor Optical Audio Productions, and the general public for sharing their stories.