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John Collee

Writer

Agent

Norman North

US Agent: Verve Talent and Literary Agency (Adam Levine)

Published Novels:

KINGSLEY’S TOUCH Viking / Penguin

A PAPER MASK Viking / Penguin

THE RIG Viking / Penguin

In Development:

THE MIRROR Shanghai Ruyi Film Productions

Movies Produced/ in Production:

HOTEL MUMBAI  Thunder Road / Arclight / Electric Pictures

TANNA Contact Films
Co-written with Bentley Dean & Martin Butler
Winner of the Pietro Barzisa Audience Award for Best Feature Film – Venice International Film Critics’ Week
Oscar nomination 2017 – Best Foreign Language Film

MAHANA (aka THE PATRIARCH) The Patriarch Ltd
Director: Lee Tamahori
Starring Temuara Morrison

WOLF TOTEM China Film Group
Director: Jean-Jacques Annaud

WALKING WITH DINOSAURS Evergreen Pty Ltd/Reliance Big Pictures/BBC Worldwide

CREATION Recorded Picture Company
Director: Jon Amiel
Cast: Paul Bettany, Jennifer Connelly

HAPPY FEET Kennedy Miller / Warner Bros
(co-written)

MASTER AND COMMANDER Fox 2000
Co-written with Peter Weir. (Release November 2003)
Bafta nomination – Best Film
London Film Critics’ Circle Awards – Best Scriptwriter

THE MAN WHO SUED GOD
(Uncredited re-write). Director Mark Joffe

A PAPER MASK Granada Films
Director Christopher Morahan

Produced original non-series TV:

THE HEART SURGEON BBC TV
2 x 90 mins. Director Audrey Cooke

Film Scripts:

THE DROWNER Impian Films (Pty) Ltd.

OCEANS Galatee Films

TRUE NORTH Pathe Productions

SINK THE BISMARCK Steven Spielberg/ Fox 2000

THE SIXTEEN PLEASURES Young Racers / Nicole Kidman

THE ZERO GAME Universal

THE SHORES OF TRIPOLI Disney / Valhallah
Jean-Jacques Annaud to direct

TOUCHING THE VOID Martin Brown Films/Homerun
Adaptation

THE RETURN With Edward Bond for Fox Searchlight

JANDAMARA With Steve Hawke for Fox Icon

THE CAUSE The Producers

TV Scripts:

THE APOSTLES USA Networks
4 x 1 hr

FLYING HOSPITAL Scott Free Productions
Pilot

WAN TOK Greenlit Productions
Pilot

THE OPEN CAGE Warner Sisters
Adaptation

BIRTHRIGHT ITV
3 x 1 hr

Script Editor (Features):

SPECIAL BOY
by Rachel Ward

DIRT MUSIC
by Justin Monjo from the novel by Tim Winton, for director Phil Noyce and producer Miranda Culley

CANDY
by Luke Davies for director Neil Armfield and producer Margaret Fink

 

 

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