Chantelle Murray

Writer & Director

Chantelle Murray


Trailblazing Director Chantelle Murray has a passion for storytelling and a unique perspective that has gained her accolades and credits on a range of projects. With a career debut in dramatic emotive short films, 2020 My Name is Mudju screened at Bronze Lens Film Festival, Melbourne International Film Festival, CinefestOZ, touring with Flickerfest nation-wide, and winning best short film at Rotorua Indigenous Film Festival. Her second film Shed opened at Sydney Film Festival, and screened at WINDA and CinefestOZ Film Festivals.

Chantelle participated in the NATIVE Slam in 2020 initiated by Māoriland Film Trust alongside Māori filmmakers Bailey Poching and Hiona Henare. Chantelle has been attached to international productions as Directors attachment to Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis biopic, Phillip Noyce, most recently, Thor: Love and Thunder shadowing Taika Waititi. She’s currently in production for her debut animation feature.

Chantelle is a passionate storyteller who develops her own content with a focus on Aboriginal History.


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