PJ Dunlop

First Assistant Director


Peter James Dunlop (PJ) an Assistant Director, and graduate of South Seas film and television school in New Zealand, has resided in Sydney for over seven years. During this time he has 1st ADed a number of short films, web series and music videos some of which have won awards in Australia, Berlin and The U.S. PJ came from a business background having completed his MBA at Auckland University. With his diverse career history PJ's skills lend themselves to ADing by assisting the creative team to produce a meaningful story using his problem solving and managerial skills.


2014 Senior First Aid Certificate: Australian Red Cross: Sydney, Australia
2010 Advanced PADI Open water diver: Sydney Underworld: Sydney, Australia
2006 – 2008 Master of Business Administration (MBA): Auckland University of Tech: Auckland, New Zealand
2000 – 2001  Cert. Production/Directing/Performing Arts: South Seas Film & TV: Auckland, New Zealand

Personal Details

Residence:             Australia
Passports held:   Australian,  New Zealand,  British
2nd Language:     German – Conversational
Interests:               Theatre & Films, Computers (Building and Gaming), Paintball, Music, Rugby, Scuba Diving
Licence:                  Full (class 2) Motorbike
Vehicle:                   7 seater SUV/Van/Motorbike

Previous Work Experience

2008 – ’09    Your Network                Business Consultant (Recruitment)
2007 – ‘08    Phone Plus Albany      Process Management Consultant (Direct Marketing)
2003 – ‘07    B-52 Restaurant            Operations & Marketing Manager (Hospitality)
2001 – ’03      Sheraton Hotels             Concierge (Hospitality) 


Alan Robinson
Greg Cobain
Betty Fotofili
Topher Dow
Liam Brannigan
Danielle Blake

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Igor Shmaryan
Leilani Tomaszewski
Alan Robinson

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