About Forgery Films
Established in 2014, Forgery Films is an independent production company, based in Melbourne, Australia. Our focus is on drama, elevated genre and socially compelling documentaries. Our award-winning team is:
Ian Pringle - producer, writer, director
Glenda Hambly - producer, writer, director
Jonathan Roper - producer
IDENTITY CRISIS - COMEDY - FEATURE FILM
WRITER: JOHNNY FLYNN; DIRECTOR: JOHNNY & PATRICK FLYNN
Russell Crowe and George Clooney are two of the most famous film stars in the world. But Russell Crowe from Preston and George Clooney from Fitzroy are not. In fact, bearing such famous names has almost ruined their lives.
After meeting Owen Wilson, they’re determined that if they can’t be famous in their own right then they’ll become infamous.
A VANISHING DIPLOMAT - THRILLER - FEATURE FILM
WRITER/DIRECTOR: IAN PRINGLE
Mid-ranking Australian diplomat, Philby Pincher, vanishes when he fails to make a late-night flight to Beijing. The next morning the body of Chinese diplomat is found murdered in a tram shelter opposite the MCG. Later that afternoon a US diplomat commits suicide by jumping from the seventh floor balcony of his apartment in Toorak.
Who is Philby Pincher and who does he really work for?
THE INTERPRETER - DRAMA - FEATURE FILM
WRITER: CHRISTINE ROGERS
The new interpretation system is working well but the experience of interpreting for the Nazis is traumatic and interpreters are often replaced. Dita, a German Jew, arrives from London to interpret from German to English. She comes determined to find the truth about what happened to her country, her people and her Polish Jewish cousins – but the truth is in short supply.