Biography & Filmography


Patrick Tarrant (Melbourne, 1969) is an Associate Professor in filmmaking at London South Bank University who has written on the feature-length portrait films of Pedro Costa (Where Does Your Hidden Smile Lie?), Ben Rivers (Two Years At Sea) and Stephanie Spray and Pacho Velez (Manakamana). Patrick has made video portraits and observational city films, while developing a hybrid filmmaking method that brings HD video and a 16mm film projector together (in The Take-Up and The Trembling Giant). Patrick has had films screened at the Hong Kong, London and Melbourne International Film Festivals, among others.



The Trembling Giant (HD Video, 19 mins - 2016)
Market Driven Superimposition (UltraPan 8mm, 5 mins - 2016)
Rows Do Reel (16mm, 2 mins - 2015)
Phi Phenomenon 2 (16mm, 3 mins - 2015)
The Take-Up
(HD Video, 11 mins - 2014)
Brokenflo ( HD Video, 10mins - 2013)
The Mass Ornament (HD Video, 6 mins - 2013)
Hudson River Landscapes (HD Video, 9 mins - 2012)
Everything Is Everyday (HD Video, 10 mins - 2011)
Stepping Down (HD Video, 10 mins - 2010)
Slow Boat To Queens (SD Video, 7 mins - 2009)
Hubbub (SD video, 26 mins - 2009)