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, The Trembling Giant & Another Self Portrait ). Patrick has had films screened at the Hong Kong, London and Melbourne International Film Festivals, and was nominated for Best Short Film at the 2016 London Film Festival.



Another Self Portrait (HD Video, 7 mins - 2017)
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)