WILL DAVIES

Writer Historian Producer

  • The Voyage of Bounty's Child                  
    (1983 – ABC, BBC and WGBH Boston)
     
  • Death and Destiny - A Journey into Ancient Egypt,
    1984 - Directed by Paul Cox and narrated by Phillip Adams for the ABC.) 
     
  • Vincent - The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh,
     
    (1985 - Feature film directed by Paul Cox.)
     
  • The Musk Connection.  
    (1985-86 BBC-Look Films co-production for ABC)
     
  • Celebrating Us,
    (1987 -
    Associate Producer on the 70mm Showscan presentation for the Australian Bi-Centennial.)
     
  • Watershed                    
     (1987-88 - ABC)
     
  • Phobia.                   
     (1988 – Producer on John Dingwall feature film)
     
  • Tidikawa:  At the Edge of Heaven   
    (1988 - Channel 10 and BBC)
     
  • Reckless Moments:  Once in a Blue Moon.
    (1989 - ABC)
     
  • When the War Came to Australia
    (1989-91 - four x one hour series for the ABC and History Channel)
     
  • Billion Dollar Rock,
     
    (1992, an episode of the ABC series Quantum)
     
  • Ernie Dingo’s Kimberley,
    (1993-94 - one episode of the prestigious six part BBC series Great Journeys)
     
  • In the Footsteps of Champagne Charlie,
    (1995 - a four x half hour series for SBS)
     
  • The Last True Action Hero.
    (1995 for SBS)
     
  • Tales From a Suitcase
    (1996-97 25 x half hour oral history series for SBS)
     
  • Bleary: The Story of a Koala.
    (1997 - Children’s drama)
     
  • Rachel’s Story,
    (1997 – ABC)
     
  • The Magical Kingdom of the Rainforest,  
    (1997 - children’s drama)
     
  • Our Century
    (1997-98 - 26 x half hours for Channel Nine, hosted by Ray Martin)
     
  • Railway Adventures Across Australia
    (2000 - 6 x one hours, Channel Ten)
     
  • Tales From a Suitcase – second series
    (2000 - 13 x half hours for SBS)  
     
  • Tales From a Suitcase
    (2001 - third series of 7 x half hours for SBS)
     
  • Secrets: Sydney Revealed and Australia Revealed  
    (2002 - two x one hours for USA Travel Channel)
     
  • A Yen for a Dollar,
    (2002 - 4 x half hours for the ABC)
     
  • Ned Kelly  
     
    (2002 - Co-production with Windfall Films London. ABC, Channel Four and National Geographic)
     
  • “Down the Line”
    (2003 - Seven Network)
     
  • In Our Collection
    (
    2004 - 28 short films called on relics in the War Memorial  for the History Channel)
     
  • Daring Kokoda
    (
    2005 - 1 hour special for Channel Nine)
     
  • Norfolk Island   
     (2006 - a series of four x 20 minute films on the history of Norfolk Island)
     
  • The Roar of the Kittyhawk
    (2009-10 - 1 hour documentary for the History Channel)