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Brad McGann Net Worth

Brad McGann Net Worth is
$850,000

Brad McGann Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Brad McGann MNZM (22 February 1964–2 May 2007), was a New Zealand film director and screenwriter.McGann was born in New Zealand in 1964. He completed a Bachelor of Commerce degree at the University of Otago and in 1988 completed a one-year post-graduate course at the Swinburne School of Film and Television (now a part of the Victorian College of the Arts) in Melbourne. He directed the drama It Never Rains in 1996 as well as co-directing the documentary Come As You Are for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, and the award-winning short film Possum.In 2004 and 2005 McGann won international acclaim for his first full-length feature film, In My Father's Den, which was based on Maurice Gee's novel. McGann both wrote the screenplay and directed the film.The film won the Fipresci Prize at the 2004 Toronto International Film Festival and the Mercedes Benz Youth Jury Prize at the 52nd San Sebastian Film Festival in Spain in the same year, and the Special Jury Prize at the Seattle International Film Festival in 2005. It became one of the top 10 grossing New Zealand films.McGann was made a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the 2006 New Years Honours List. He died on 2 May 2007 after a long battle with bowel cancer (he was first diagnosed in 1998).
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Date Of BirthFebruary 22, 1964
Died2007-01-01
Place Of BirthAuckland, New Zealand
ProfessionDirector, Writer
Star SignPisces

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
In My Father's Den2004
Dark Stories 22002Video segment "Possum"
Possum1997Short
Come as You Are1997Short
It Never Rains1996Short

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
In My Father's Den2004screenplay
Dark Stories 22002Video segment "Possum"
Possum1997Short
Come as You Are1997Short

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2005Golden HitchcockDinard British Film FestivalIn My Father's Den (2004)
2005Audience AwardDinard British Film FestivalIn My Father's Den (2004)
2005New Zealand Screen AwardNew Zealand Screen AwardsAchievement in DirectingIn My Father's Den (2004)
2005New Zealand Screen AwardNew Zealand Screen AwardsScreenplayIn My Father's Den (2004)
2005New Director's Showcase Special Jury PrizeSeattle International Film FestivalIn My Father's Den (2004)
2005Best FeatureStony Brook Film FestivalIn My Father's Den (2004)
2004Youth Jury AwardSan Sebastián International Film FestivalIn My Father's Den (2004)
2004International Critics' Award (FIPRESCI)Toronto International Film FestivalIn My Father's Den (2004)
1998Prize of the Catholic Filmwork Germany - Honorable MentionOberhausen International Short Film FestivalPossum (1997)
1998Most Imaginative FilmOdense International Film FestivalPossum (1997)
1997Grand Prix AsturiasGijón International Film FestivalBest ShortPossum (1997)
1996Certificate of MeritChicago International Film FestivalDocumentary ShortCome as You Are (1997)

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2005Emden Film AwardEmden International Film FestivalIn My Father's Den (2004)

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