Rachel Ward

Filmography as director

Blindman's Bluff (Rachel Ward, 2000) short, wr. Rachel Ward; Kate Agnew, Rachael Blake, Tony Martin

Big House, The (Rachel Ward, 2001) short, wr. Rachel Ward, dp Toby Oliver; AFI best fiction short 2001; 24 mins, 35mm; Tony Martin, Gary Sweet, Kick Gurry

Martha's New Coat (Rachel Ward, 2003) short, wr. Elizabeth Mars, prod. Bryan Brown; Matilda Brown (daughter of Rachel Ward and Bryan Brown); released in SBS season of 50 Minute Shorts

Beautiful Kate (Rachel Ward, 2009) Rachel Griffiths, Bryan Brown, Ben Mendelsohn, Sophie Lowe, Maeve Dermody; family melodrama; Australian release 6 August 2009

Accidental Soldier, An (Rachel Ward, 2013) telemovie, prod. Sue Taylor, Kylie du Fresne; Julia Zemiro, Dan Spielman, Malcolm Kennard, Marie Bunel, Bryan Brown

Filmography as actor

Fortress (Arch Nicholson, 1985) wr. Everett de Roche, novel Gabrielle Lord; Rachel Ward, Dennis Miller; shot in Victoria; hostage drama

Shadow of the Cobra (Mark Joffe, 1989) Rachel Ward

Umbrella Woman, The (Ken Cameron, 1987) wr. Peter Kenna; Rachel Ward, Steven Vidler, Bryan Brown (Sonny Hills), Sam Neill; "rigorously traces the social conditions that constrain, stultify and pervert a woman's sexual and romantic drives" (Adrian Martin, in Murray 1995: 225) aka The Good Wife ... aka Peter Kenna's The Good Wife (1987) ... aka The Umbrella Woman (USA)


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