Robert Connolly is the writer and director of the feature films THE BANK (2001), THREE DOLLARS (2005), BALIBO (2009), UNDERGROUND: THE JULIAN ASSANGE STORY (2012) and PAPER PLANES (2014). Robert also produced the award-winning films, THE BOYS (1998), ROMULUS, MY FATHER (2007) and THE TURNING (2013). In 2014, Robert joined forces with Endemol Australia to produce the mini-series GALLIPOLI.
Robert’s distribution company, CinemaPlus has released UNDERGROUND: THE JULIAN ASSANGE STORY (with Matchbox Pictures), THE TURNING (with Madman Entertainment), THE BOY CASTAWAYS and CLOSED CIRCUIT (in partnership with Pick Up Truck Pictures and Backlot Studios). In 2015, CinemaPlus will release SPEAR, the first feature by Bangarra Dance Theatre’s Stephen Page and FORCE OF DESTINY by Australian veteran director Paul Cox.