A city wakes up

26 January 2011

Written by: Christopher Scanlon

Isaac Dowell, Max Rodrigo and Spike Suradi set out to make a two-minute short showing how the real Australia ‘is all around us’.

Isaac Dowell will graduate from La Trobe University this year with an arts degree majoring in Media and Cinema studies. He is currently employed at the Seven network.

Max Rodrigo studies Media at La Trobe University. Max is pursuing a film career and has begun this with the help of Isaac and Spike, calling themselves Simplified Productions.

Spike Suradi also studies Media at La Trobe University, and produces and composes music for television commercials. In 2010 he received first runner-up in TropScore, an international film scoring competition.