Marco Ianniello
MA, B.Media (Hons), GCUT
Course Co-ordinator: Media & Communications, Lecturer

Phone: 02 8204 4113

Marco Ianniello is the Course Co-ordinator of the Bachelor of Communications and Media and Lecturer of Film and Screen Production, School of Arts and Sciences, University of Notre Dame Australia (Sydney Campus).

Marco is an award winning filmmaker and screenwriter. He has directed and produced six critically-acclaimed documentaries and written and directed two short dramas. His work has screened at festivals around the world as well as on television in Australia.

Marco was awarded a Master of Arts from the prestigious Australian Film Television and Radio School (2003) and has been teaching in the Film and Screen program at UNDA Sydney since it's foundation year.
Teaching Areas
Film and Screen Production
Documentary Studies
Research Expertise and Supervision
Practice-led research in Film and Screen Production and Screenwriting.


Research and engagement

Original Creative Works
Hush (Short Screenplay, 2011)
Recorded or Rendered Works
Blind Sight - Revisited (Documentary, 2013, Documentary Australia Foundation)
Hush (Short Film, Drama, 2011)
Blind Sight (Documentary, 2010)
Playing in the Shadows (Documentary, 2008, ABC/Screen Australia)
The Graeme Bell All Star: Play On (Documentary, 2006, ABC)
Sentences (Documentary, 2005, ABC)
Professional Affiliations
Australian Directors Guild
Australian Writer's Guild
Vice Chancellor's Award for Initiatives that Enhance Student Learning
Hush "Best Short Screenplay" West Field Screenwriting Awards (USA, 2013)
Playing in the Shadows "Best Feature Documentary" Inside Film Awards, (2008, Nominee)
Sentences, Inside Film Awards, "Best Short Documentary" Inside Film Awards (2005 - Winner)