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Biography

Driven by the desire to tell as much story as possible in a single image, Kent worked for several years as fashion photographer which opened avenues into the feature film industry. A breakthrough collaboration in early 2012 with Uttam Mukherjee on his short film “Don’t Love Thy Neighbour” saw success in the international film festivals, Asian Film Festival of Dallas, Columbia Gorge International Film festival, Downtown Tyler Film Festival, Film Dayton Festival and the Glen Rose Neo­Relix. He shot his first feature film in 2012/2013, an Indian production “My Cornerstone,” directed by Stanley Joseph released late 2014. Kent completed a Graduate Diploma in Cinematography through AFTRS in 2013. He distinguished himself in creative storytelling and with his distinctive aesthetic lighting effects. Kent completed several successful short film projects, one of which was accepted to the Antipodean Showcase at Cannes for 2014. Kent’s most recent work was in the role of cinematographer for Tim Blackburns feature film “Burns Point” filmed in Ballina NSW, scheduled to be released in 2015.

Festival Screenings

Distance to Now 2014 - Director Dan Balcaban 2015 Moonfaze Feminist Film Festival Kharisma 2013 - Director Shannon Murphy 2015 ACCTS Social Shorts in Competition | Flickr Fest | Boston International Kids Film Festival | Citizen Jane Film Festival, Columbia, USA | BOFA Tasmania | 2014 Cinéma des Antipodes | Rhode Island International Film Festival | Palm Springs International Film Festival | 9th Byron Bay International Film Festival Schools Section Ballsy 2014 - Director Sinéad McDevitt 2015 Flickr Fest | St Kilda Film Festival Dark Outside 2014 - Director Amanda Jermyn 2015 New York Independent Film Festival | California Women's Film Festival 2014 Melbourne Underground Film Festival Don't Love Thy Neighbour 2012 - Director Uttam Mukherjee 2013 Asian Film Festival of Dallas | Columbia Gorge International Film festival | Downtown Tyler Film Festival | FilmDayton Festival | Glen Rose Neo-Relix | Keeping the Hope 2012 - Director Kushal Vaghani 2012 | aurora film festival | Pittsburgh Independent Film Festival

Personal Info

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Feature Projects

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BURNS POINT

A young man whose sister has been brutally murdered seeks vengeance when the killer, the son of a well-connected police detective, goes free. Director:Tim Blackburn Producer:Chris Blackburn

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THE MARGIN OF THINGS

A story about things going from bad to worse.   Trailer   Director:Andrew Bennett Writer: Marty Williams Producer:Scott Vickery

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MY CORNERSTONE

A young Indian nurse moves to Sydney where she's placed in the household of a wealthy Indian-Australian family and given the task of caring for an elderly lady.   Trailer   Director/Producer: Stanley Joseph Writer: James Morcan

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DAMAGED

A tale of a friendship in the most remarkable of circumstances. Director:Maha Wilson Writer:Summer Nicks/Logan Ward

Short Projects

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Know By Heart

A Story about Love and bravery Director: Linda Marie Curry Awards Stage One Film Festival Best Short Film, Best Actor, Best Support Actor  

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SIDEWALKS

‘Sidewalks’ follows six high school friends’ journey through Sydney’s Manning University. Season one features their move onto campus, rush week, date night, Top Gun classes, dance showcase, budding romances, through to an end of semester blow out party. This is university life at its finest. Director: Toby B. Styling  

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KHARISMA

A young and darkly funny story of a girl desperate for the limelight and the magical discovery she makes that could secure her fame and fortune should she choose to use it. Director: Shannon Murphy Screenings:Cannes 2014 (Antipodean Showcase) Palm Springs International Film Festival 2014 Rhode Island International Film Festival 2014 Rhode Island Horror Film Festival 2014 KUKI - Berlin Interfilm Film Festival 2014 FLICKERFEST Sydney 2015

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BURN

Two aging brothers trying to shake off a mischievous past are once again in hot water after a chance encounter with an old friend. Director: Andrew Bennett Producer: Lucy Vecchio

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DARK OUTSIDE

Some sisters never learn to play nice. After punishing her husband for years of mistreatment, Christy calls on her sister for support. The situation becomes both perilous and absurd, threatening to destroy their relationship. Director:Amanda Jermyn Screenings: Melbourne Underground Film Festival(2014) California Women's Film Festival(2014)

MORNING-AFTER

MORNING AFTER

A silent art-house film about a night of passion between two strangers. Then the decisions to walk away and let it go, seeing it for the moment it was.

Director:Tunde Bondar
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THE BUS STOP

A lady waits for her bus with an indigenous boy. Her preconceived judgment of this indigenous boy makes her become paranoid. She decides to walk. This boy follows her, she panics and attacks him, only to realize she has been mistaken. He's not robbing her he is returning her dropped wallet. Director:Pepi Kokab

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Spotless

The day before their wedding on her parents ranch Brett and Carly have everything in order. The decorations are set, the wedding garments are neatly pressed and the goats have been groomed! Director:William Mitchell

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The Afghani

An Afghan asylum seeker gets residence in Australia while his family remains in war torn Afghanistan. While he tries to reunite with his family, he meets friends and foes in his quest. A piece of paper connects him to his cause. Director: Uttam Mukherjee

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DONT LOVE THY NEIGHBOUR

A love affair that is out of this world. Director: Uttam Mukherjee Screenings:Asian film Festival of Dallas (2013) Columbia Gorge international FIlm Festival (2013) Downtown Tyler Film Festival (2013) Film Dayton Festival (2013) Glen Rose Neo-Relix (GRNRFF) (2013)

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Unexpected

Unexpected shed a light on how human attitude defies any physical disability. Thomas Tubman, a recent University graduate whose life and career situation got hold of his motivation to be positive until Frank Delano appeared in his life. Director:Ali Siad

Documentary

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BALLSY

This is the story of 32 yr old Bondi-surfing advertising executive Ben, who lost a testicle and grew some balls. Director: Sinéad McDevitt Screening: Flickr Fest (2015) St Kilda Film (2015) Sheffield Doc Fest‬ (2015)

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KANYIHI

A young man travel to the centre os Australia in search of the father of Kanyini Director: Kel Naughton

Corporate

Newmans Own Foundation

Kierre Williams NeuroMovers at Spinal Cord Injuries Australia for Newmans Own Foundation 'The Empowerment Project' 2016

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Councellor at DefenceCare for Newmans Own Foundation 'The Empowerment Project' 2016

A Morning with Justine Schofield

Nespresso Client: Nespresso Agency: Weber Shandwick Production Company: Armchair Safari Director: Tim Thatcher @ Armchair Safari DOP: Kent Marcus Editor: Adam Anthony @ Armchair Safari Post: South Sydney Media

A Morning with Jesinta Campbell

Nespresso Client: Nespresso Agency: Weber Shandwick Production Company: Armchair Safari Director: Tim Thatcher @ Armchair Safari DOP: Kent Marcus Editor: Adam Anthony @ Armchair Safari Post: South Sydney Media

A Morning with Kate Peck MTV VJ

Nespresso Client: Nespresso Agency: Weber Shandwick Production Company: Armchair Safari Director: Tim Thatcher @ Armchair Safari DOP: Kent Marcus Editor: Adam Anthony @ Armchair Safari Post: South Sydney Media

A Morning with Justine Schofield

Nespresso Client: Nespresso Agency: Weber Shandwick Production Company: Armchair Safari Director: Tim Thatcher @ Armchair Safari DOP: Kent Marcus Editor: Adam Anthony @ Armchair Safari Post: South Sydney Media

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Client:April Hoskings @ Restaurant & Catering Industry Association Director: Tim Thatcher @ Armchair Safari Producer: Cameron Smith @ Armchair Safari DOP: Kent Marcus Editor: Adam Anthony @ Armchair Safari

"Say Welcome" Campaign

Director: Siobhán Costigan Producer: Justine Stanley Executive Producer: Brad Chilcott Cinematographer: Kent Marcus Production Designers: Ruby Mathers and Bethany Ryan Editor: Kenny Ang Original Music: Joel Geist Sound Mixer: David Bardwell

"Say Welcome" Campaign

Director: Siobhán Costigan Producer: Justine Stanley Executive Producer: Brad Chilcott Cinematographer: Kent Marcus Production Designers: Ruby Mathers and Bethany Ryan Editor: Kenny Ang Original Music: Joel Geist Sound Mixer: David Bardwell

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"Selvedge 2 Selvedge

Deisgners: Alice Sutton and Amy Taylor / selvedge2selvedge.blogspot.com.au/ Model: Katie van den Bos Makeup: Natalia Pastor Hair: Amanda Fletcher Director/Cinematography: Kent Marcus Music: Rupert Goes Shopping / rupertgo.es/shopping/

Music

Hell Inside My Head

Elephants Laundry Director: Amanda Jermyn

Wanna Do It Again

Dinora Marquez Director: Amanda Jermyn

Stumble Fall

Anna Weatherup

Beautiful Friend

New Speakers Director: Liviu Monstead

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