ABOUT

This is what I do:

I write and direct films

 

These are some words about me:

I'm an Australian Writer and Director living in Portland, Oregon. I fell into filmmaking accidentally as a teenager. This proved to be emblematic of the stories I would one day create. I wrote and directed a 17min narrative short film in 2018 called The Fish Out of Water. Currently I am writing my first feature film script and continuing to perpetuate the so-called-accident I find myself in. 

 

These are some clients I’ve worked with: 

Facebook, Nike, Lyft, Oregon Beavers, Portland Timbers, Marmoset, Push x Pull Coffee

 

These are some artists/bands I’ve worked with: 

Rogue Wave, Blitzen Trapper, Frankie Simone, Y La Bamba, Ohana Bam, Matthew Logan Vasquez (from Delta Spirit), Bryan John Appleby, Jose Medeles (from The Breeders), Ural Thomas and the Pain, Sol Rising, Magic Sword, Munnycat

 

This is where my work has been featured in:

Billboard, Paste Magazine, Portland Monthly Magazine, OPB, Red Bull, Uncrate, Portland Mercury, Design Sponge, Fubiz, Swiss Miss

 

These are some more words about me:

People usually ask what part of England I'm from. I reply, "Australia". Because that's where I'm from. I was born in Sydney and grew up in Brisbane. Sometime after that I lost my way in the desert and eventually found my way out. Today I live in Portland, Oregon amongst the tall trees and wayward comrades. I try my best to enjoy life with my lovely wife, Michele and golden retriever, Hank. We spend our days learning how to have fun and make the most of life.

 

Aside from making films and writing stuff down, I play drums, eat chips and salsa whenever possible, enjoy scotch a little too much, and suffer intense mood swings because of Manchester United.

Lastly, there are a few things I treasure more than people truly being themselves: vulnerable, exposed, revealing insecurities; and finding the humor and joy in being just that. That is a human, truly living life. Also, I once ran a mile.

 

Here’s how you can contact me or send me a joke or answer the question on my homepage:

joshbrine at gmail dot com

 

This is a photo of me:

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This is another photo of me:

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