Mary O'Malley

Owner and founder

An award-winning filmmaker and former journalist, Mary has produced work for ABCTV, Discovery Channel, National Geographic, Channel 7 and Channel 10 Australia. She specialises in award-winning digital storytelling for a variety of genres. She founded UNSWTV, the main channel for UNSW Sydney. It remains number one university channel in Australia for subscribers, SBS voted it among the Top 5 Science Channels in 2016 and it is one of the recommended You Tube education channels worldwide. Mary has extensive experience in bringing research and development to life, working in partnership with researchers to translate their work for the broadest possible audience – public, potential donors, industry partners and funding bodies. She also has extensive experience in the South Pacific where she continues to work on projects promoting traditional knowledge, working in partnership with local communities.


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