Jon-Michael (JM) Mooney
Director. Writer. Editor. Camera Operator. Motion Graphics Artist
Jon-Michael is a visual alchemist with over 10 years experience. During his career he has spanned multiple aspects of the industry directing an award nominated TV series for the TEN network, TVC’s and branded content for companies like Oral B and Big W, short films and is currently completing a feature length documentary.
Jon-Michael has worked with some of Australia’s biggest brands and marketing agencies. He began his journey into the world of media with a degree in Creative Industries where he studied film, communication/ interaction design and sound/ music. He began working as a graphic designer and working in branding then quickly discovered his passion for film and TV. Jon-Michael then continued his studies at AFTRS as a director.
To view the Oral B TVC’s or branded Big W content scroll to the bottom of this page.
Jon-Michael also has a diversified skill set in the realm of editing. Having worked for high-end production companies, he has edited TVC content for some of Australia’s leading brands as well as cutting TV series, hype reels and drama.
Camera operating has always been a passion for Jon-Michael who has an incredible eye for composition and capturing the heart of a subject. He has worked on drama, TV series, documentary and music festivals like Bluesfest where he shot bands like Crowded House, Jack Johnson, Ben Harper, Grace Jones and The John Butler Trio.
Jon-Michael developed his skills by working with some of Australia’s best Directors of Photography and draws upon different sources of inspiration to create truly beautiful imagery.
Drawing from his experience in communication and interaction design, Jon-Michael create smart and effective motion graphics to elevate the production value of his work.
Jon-Michael Directed a series of four TVC’s for Oral B
This particular spot did not air.
A series of short online videos that were produced for Big W through Saatchi & Saatchi.
The documentary Jon-Michael has shot and directed.
An example of Jon-Michael’s drama directing.
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