Benchmark Media And Entertainment’s Woven Threads short-listed for an AACTA/AFI as ‘Best Short Documentary’

In collaboration with Michi Marosszeky, Benchmark Media and Entertainment’s (BME) award-winning TV documentary series, Woven Threads has been short-listed for an AACTA in the category of ‘Best Short Documentary’. An exploration of real struggles in the world, the series is told through powerful animation and will screen at the new Shorts + Web Fest, 30 and 31st … Read more

Woven Threads: The animated docuseries bringing a new take on refugee stories

Woven Threads: Stories From Afar is a passion project, born of the desire to better represent individual refugee stories. Created by Michi Marosszeky and produced by Paul Sullivan, it has just been nominated for AACTA’s Best Short Documentary award. Creator and Director, Michi Marosszeky, grew up in a refugee family and has set out to … Read more

Unlocking The Funding To Produce Original Screen Content

Benchmark Media and Entertainment (BME), founded by Giovanni Pacialeo and Paul Sullivan, has shaken up the traditional production company structure, breaking down traditional silos in the hierarchical media (TVC, Corporate Video) and entertainment (TV & Film Production) industries. With a solid media portfolio in place, BME pursued its passion for creating new format TV series’, … Read more

New Benchmarks

Benchmark Media and Entertainment co-founders Paul Sullivan and Giovanni Pacialeo talk to Jackie Keast about their business model and working with brands. The first season of Benchmark Media and Entertainment’s AACTA nominated series Woven Threads had a relatively traditional finance plan, made with backing from the ABC, Screen Australia, Screen NSW and the Australian Children’s … Read more