Jane Austin is a film maker experimenting with illustration, poetry and dance to explore her dreams.
Executive Member of Coast on Screen film collective, Austin combines her love of film with her passion for dreaming. She is a member of Dream Network Australia (DNA) and the International Association for the Study of Dreams (IASD) and is a graduate of the Assisi Institute’s Jungian Dream Patterning certificate and other dream study.
Her current project is the six-part 'Fable' series, and she completed 'Liminal' in 2016 and 'Animus' in 2017, and is currently in pre-production on 'Mesmeric'.
She has also worked on a number of films, a six-part web series and 8-month video podcast series. She has also produced a play and a live performance.
Holding a BA in Literature, she is a published poet, holds TESOL teaching qualifications and has worked in the Adult Migrant language teaching sector as a teacher, coordinator, resource developer and curriculum designer.
She has also worked in corporate and marketing communications roles in Education & Training and for two years as a script editor in news and current affairs at ABC, SBS and TCN Channel 9.
She is currently an Academic Coordinator at NAISDA Dance College, supporting the development of an innovative arts-based curriculum for Indigenous students .
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