Michael Joy is an Australian Director and Cinematographer, his work is diverse and evocative and his his ability to realise powerful, authentic performance and to work sensitively with actors as well as non-actors has brought him much success.

His work is hugely diverse, he is always looking for inspiration through the ever changing human experience, he’s constantly finding new techniques to further his work and developing new crafts to create compelling images with cinematic presence.

Joy directs, shoots, edits and creates many of his own post effects making him a unique talent that adds unquestionable value to every production, he has an uncanny ability to reinvent himself over and over again. He’s incredibly efficient and able to work across cultures and with complex language differences. As an artist he works intuitively, exploring character and emotion, shaping compelling stories with sometimes the barest of facilities.

Telstra “Business Excellence”

Panadol “Bullrider”

Leura Breathe

Ken Lamb

Minerals Council of Australia “Boddington Hotseaters”