Verdict Film Group
TEAM

Cameron James Miller entered the Film Industry at NIDA National Institute of Dramatic Artand gravitated to the filming side realizing you can have a great Film but if it's not distributed properly who is going too watch it?. Surrounding himself with successful Film people and learning from the best icon Actor Charles "Bud" Tingwell O.A.M and legendary Film Distributor Alan Finney O.A.M. He completed an intense course in Film making with LA Producer and Film teacher Dov Simens who launched the careers of Quentin Tarantino Chris Nolan, Spike Lee, Guy Richie and many others and produced two Australian classic Films‘Average Bloke’ and ‘Groomless Bride’his first debut was distributing a Film for the South Australian Film Corporation ‘Shot of Love’ gaining extensive knowledge in Distribution   spend time in heart of Hollywood where he created connections and became good friends with some of the top Studio Producers and acting Agents from APA & CAA.

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The Verdict Film Group
A New Way
To Finance Film Productions

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VFG TEAM

ALAN FINNEY O.A.M

Vice President

Alan Finney O.A.M - Chairman AFI / AACTA  Academy Awards

   Managing Director - Village Roadshow Film Distributors 
Vice President / Managing Director   
Buena Vista International Walt Disney Studios
created the formation of Hexagon Productions
the first ongoing joint venture between Production
and Distribution in Australian film history
supervised the release of 500+ productions 
'BREAKER MORANT' - 'MY FIRST WIFE'  - 'MAD MAX 1 2 3'
'ROMPER STOMPER' - 'THE PIANO'  - 'BAD BOY BUBBY'  
'MURIEL'S WEDDING' - 'PRISCILLA QUEEN
OF THE DESERT' - 'DEAD HEART' - 'THE CASTLE
'FINDING NEMO' - 'HAPPY FEET' - 'WHALE RIDER'
'PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN' and many more.
 
Order of Australia Medal winner 2010

 services to the Australian Film Industry

winner The Maura Fay Award.

CAMERON JAMES MILLER

President

 Cameron James Miller - Producer / Distributor
studied at NIDA the National Institute of Dramatic Art 
 mentored by icon Actor Charles 'Bud' Tingwell O.A.M
and legendary film icon Alan Finney O.A.M
completed an intense course in film making
with LA Producer and film teacher Dov Simens
who launched the careers of Quentin Tarantino
Chris Nolan, Spike Lee, Guy Richie and many others
produced two Australian classic films
‘YESTERDAYS HERO’ and ‘GROOMLESS BRIDE’
distribution debut 'SHOT OF LOVE' 
South Australian Film Corporation 
  filmed in Hollywood with top Studio Producers
and acting agents from APA & CAA.
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MICHAEL KATCHMAN

Co Producer 'An Awesome Ride'

 

Michael Katchman - MGM / Lionsgate Sales Management
Management Congress Video Group
and then Vid America before he was recruited by
Orion Pictures moved into management where he flourished during the golden era that saw Orion
setting the pace with such releases as
DANCES WITH WOLVES and SILENCE OF THE LAMBS among others.
It was at this point that Mike was already trying on other hats within the organization leading
to involvement with film acquisitions as well 

as marketing Senior Vice President
of Sales 
in the US and Canada before Orion was sold
to MGM, where he filled the role until being drafted by Lionsgate. In three very productive years contributed to revenues that rose from $32 million to $110 million before
being lured away to First Look Studios where
he was central to an even more dramatic
500% increase in sales from 2004-07.

 

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SCOTT L GOLDMAN

Producer  'An Awesome Ride'

Scott L Goldman - Producer Film / Television

Film Entertainment Lawyer

Hollywood California he produced

the international motion picture

'MY SISTERS KEEPER'

Starring Cameron Diaz

grossing over $100 million dollars
for New Line Studios

'AN AWESOME RIDE' - (producer)

'MY SISTERS KEEPER' - (producer)

'THE TENTH CIRCLE' -  (producer)
'GREAT PERFORMANCES' - (producer)
'A TRIBUTE TO JAMES TAYLOR' - (producer)

'LOVE, HONOR & BETRAY' - (producer)
'NEW PLAN' - (producer)
'ULTIMATE DECEPTION' - (producer)

'FREE FALL' - (producer)
 

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VFG TEAM

CHARLES 'BUD' TINGWELL O.A.M
   VERDICT FILM GROUP FOUNDER

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3 Jan 1923 - 15 May 2009 

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THE VERDICT FILM GROUP IS AN AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE
OF THE SHAUN MILLER FOUNDATION AUSTRALIA
WE ARE A NEW WAY TO FINANCE FILM PRODUCTIONS
AUSTRALIAN COMPLETION GUARANTORS
 

AUSTRALIAN TEAM

 

Ian McFadyen is an icon of Australian Television

Writer, Director, Producer and Actor
he is best known as the creator writer and producer

of the Australian television series 'THE COMEDY COMPANY'

which he also directed and performed in from 1988    
to 1990 creating Australia's most memorable

comedy characters on the show 
Con The Fruitier - Kylie Mole - Uncle Arthur

David Rabbitborough  - Colin Carpenter and many more.

He hosted the Australian version of 'CLUEDO' 
and was the creator of the Network Ten comedy show

'THE WEDGE' & 'ALL TOGETHER NOW' starring John English

and Bruno Luchia 'THE BOUNTY HUNTER' for the new

'DOCTOR WHO' spin-off TV series K-9 
played the part of Detective Mears in the iconic Australian

TV series 'PRISONER'  the author of two books

'MIND WARS' & The Battle for Your Brain

and the satirical comedy novel 'GOING OUT BACKWARDS'
and currently writing comedy sitcom at
Verdict Film Group.

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BRYCE MENZIES

Entertainment Lawyer

Bryce Menzies is our Production Legal Advisor
and has a long history in the Australian Film industry

Executive Producer on films such as
'RED DOG' - 'A FEW BEST MEN' - 'TWO HANDS'
completing legals on over 400 Australian motion picture productions spanning a 30 year career

he served on the Board of Film Victoria
Screen Tasmania and the South Australian

Film Corporation and is Principal Partner
at Marshalls Dent & Wilmoth Entertainment Lawyers.
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DAVID HIRSCHFELDER

Music Director

IAN McFAYDEN
Producer - Director - Verdict TV Series

David Hirschfelder is an icon of the Australian Film Industry
score composer and performer (John Farnham - Little River Band)
he was nominated for an Oscar and was honored with a BAFTA Award and an APRA Award for Best Score on the movies
'SHINE' and 'ELIZABETH' (90 piece orchestra)
won the Best Score BAFTA for 'STRICTLY BALLROOM'
composed the opening ceremony of the 2000 Summer Olympics
Sydney Australia and amazing scores for the Motion Pictures
'AUSTRALIA' - 'SLIDING DOORS' - 'HANGING UP'  
'LEGEND OF THE GUARDIANS'
'THE OWLS OF GA'HOOLE' - 'THE WATER DIVINER' - 'SANCTUM'

'THE DRESSMAKER' and many more.

'AN AWESOME RIDE' is one of the greatest story's
of our time - 'quote' 
David Hirschfelder

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"Movies touch our hearts
awaken our vision,
and change the way we see things.
They take us to other places,
they open doors and minds."

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The Shaun Miller

Foundation 
Public Ancillary Fund / Trust / Pty Ltd
ACN: 615710113 - ABN: 30646753019

VERDICT FILM GROUP
                     ABN: 637887088
                        Melbourne Australia 

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FINANCE YOUR FILMS

VERDICT FILM GROUP

COMPLETION GUARANTORS

DURING THE COMPLICATIONS OF THE COVID 19 PANDEMIC

OUR TEAM HAS ESTABLISHED A NEW FINANCE PLAN

IF AUSTRALIAN PRODUCERS PROJECTS PASS OUR CRITERIA

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WE OFFER FULL TAX DEDUCTIBILITY & UNLIMITED DONATIONS

VIA OUR FACILITY THE SHAUN MILLER FOUNDATION 

PUBLIC ANCILLARY FUND / TRUST

ACKNOWLEDGED BY THE ACNC / ASIC / ATO  

INVESTORS MAKE PROFIT ON THEIR PROJECTS

  10% DONATION FEE OF YOUR FULL BUDGET

TO ASSIST THE FUTURE OF THE FOUNDATION

VERDICT FILM GROUP RECEIVES 10% OF GROSS PROCEEDS

DONATING 75% TO THE SHAUN MILLER FOUNDATION

NATIONAL CARDIAC CARE HOMES

'We Help Mend Broken Hearts'

VERDICT FILM GROUP

DEVELOP OUR OWN PROJECTS

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David Hirschfelder is an icon of the Australian Film Industry
score composer and performer (John Farnham - Little River Band)
he was nominated for an Oscar and was honored with a BAFTA Award and an APRA Award for Best Score on the movies
'Shine' and 'Elizabeth' (90 piece orchestra)
He also won the Best Score BAFTA for 'Strictly Ballroom'
composed for the opening ceremony of the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney Australia and amazing scores for the Motion Pictures
'Australia' - 'Sliding Doors' - 'Hanging Up' - 'Legend of the Guardians'
'The Owls of Ga'Hoole' - 'The Water Diviner' - 'Sanctum'
'The Dressmaker' and many more.
His musical genius will bring our latest project 'Awesome Ride'
to life with the passion, heart, soul and beauty
that a story of this magnitude truly deserves on the silver screen.
'AWESOME RIDE' is one of the greatest story's of our time -
'David' Hirschfelder
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PRODUCTIONS

EVERY STORY HAS AN END
BUT IN LIFE
EVERY END IS JUST
A NEW 
BEGINNING...

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Melbourne Victoria Australia

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'For all who have lost their battle

and for those who battle everyday'

against CHD Childhood Congenital Heart Disease

 

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