producer, director, writer
Rob Innes is an experienced producer, director and writer specialising in documentary, factual, news and comedy. In 2022 he was the series director of the ABC 3-part series Magda’s Big National Health Check for Southern Pictures. He has produced and directed original 4-part ABC TV documentary series Housemates, produced the award-winning series Phenomena for ABC online which was named as one of the best Australian programs of 2021 by The Guardian and won the Special Jury Prize at the Scinema Science Film Festival 2021; produced and directed documentary series Youth on Strike! for Junkee Media which won the MDFF Best Documentary Webseries Award 2020 and was nominated for both a SPA and ADG Award; and produced comedy series What Could Go Wrong? for ABC iview. He has also produced animated short film Bright Lights for The Guardian, and recently produced Unerased, a vertical Instagram series with nine transgender young people and emerging director AP Pobjoy. Rob has also been a producer on four seasons of the ABC TV series The Weekly with Charlie Pickering, Network Ten’s The Project as a features producer, and a story producer with Princess Pictures on the documentary series My Year 12 Life for ABC ME. He is currently part of the Screen Australia Enterprise program for 2023-2024 with a residency at Arrow Media in the UK under the guidance of Creative Director Tom Brisley.