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NEWS AND MEDIA

DOCUMENTARY ON RUGBY LEAGUE LEGEND BREAKS TABOOS

ABC |  AUGUST 2021

A Queensland filmmaker's journey to his father's homeland has been the catalyst for a new feature film aimed at breaking down the stigma around men's mental health.

CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED FOR SPORTS DOCO

CINEMA AUSTRALIA |  JUNE 2021

Filmmaker Luke Graham has launched a crowdfunding campaign and teaser trailer for his new documentary, Sharko.

SHARKO DROPS SALES TRAILER

SCOOP |  JUNE 2021

SHARKO the feature documentary drama about New Zealand Rugby League legend Mark Graham told through the eyes of his filmmaker son Luke has released its Sales Trailer in the lead up production commencing from July.

SCREEN AUSTRALIA SUPPORTS SHARKO

SCREEN AUSTRALIA |  MARCH 2021

Screen Australia has announced nearly $2 million of production funding for two documentaries through the Commissioned program and eight through the Producer Program.

GLADSTONE WILL FEATURE AS FILM PROJECT GOES TO NEXT LEVEL

THE CHRONICLE |  AUGUST 2019

Gladstone to be a location for upcoming film on rugby league documentary based on the life of New Zealand great, Mark Graham.

SHARKO DOCUMENTARY SALES TRAILER LOOMING

QUEENSLAND TIMES |  OCTOBER 2018

GLADSTONE filmmaker Luke Graham is making progress on a feature-length documentary centred on his father, New Zealand rugby league legend Mark Graham, with a trailer set to land by the new year.

FILMMAKER LUKE GRAHAM TELLS POWERFUL STORY

FOREVER YOUNG |  SEPTEMBER 2018

I recently talked to Scope Red filmmaker Luke Graham about making his latest film Sharko, a sport documentary on the life of his father Mark. Sharko is based on Mark's personal and public life - from his childhood on the mean streets of Otahuhu, New Zealand, to being top of the rugby league world.

 

 

WORKING THE PITCH RECIPIENTS

SCREEN QUEENSLAND |  AUGUST 2018

This week, Screen Queensland partnered with The Solid State and delivered ‘Working the Pitch’ – an intensive two-day masterclass and consultation for local filmmakers selected via an Expressions of Interest application process – on how to create an effective trailer, market and pitch a screen project.

MARK GRAHAM REVEALS HE'S THE SUBJECT OF DOCUMENTARY

TVNZ |  AUGUST 2018

The NRL Hall of Fame inductee said he hoped his son’s documentary would convey the importance of hard work and self-belief in his career.

FOOTY LEGEND GETS THE DOCO TREATMENT

FILMINK |  AUGUST 2018

Fresh from his induction into the NRL Hall Of Fame, legendary Kiwi rugby league star, Mark Graham, is now set to become the subject of a new documentary called Sharko.

LIFE OF NRL LEGEND TO BE CAPTURED BY CQ FILMMAKER

BYRON NEWS |  AUGUST 2018

FOLLOWING news of his induction into the NRL Hall of Fame, Mark Graham will have a feature length documentary made about his life. The director is his eldest son, Luke Graham, Gladstone filmmaker and producer of award-winning, independent film Broke.

A NEW DOCUMENTARY ON NRL LEGEND

CINEMA AUSTRALIA |  AUGUST 2018

A new documentary based on the life of Rugby League legend and NRL Hall of Famer, Mark Graham is currently in production and will release nationally next year.