Common Room Productions is an award-winning independent film production company focusing on social issue and character driven documentary features, series, short films and promotion. 

Our production company aims to raise public awareness of extraordinary peoples, organisations and events both historical and current.


Jeff Daniels

DIRECTOR/PRODUCER

Born and raised in New York, Jeff is a multi-award winning independent filmmaker specializing in feature-length documentaries. For 20 years he has developed, shot and edited observational, investigative and authored documentary and drama for television and theatrical release. Based permanently in Melbourne, Australia, Jeff is currently producing a number of feature-length and short documentary films as well as promotional projects for non-profits. He also guest-lectures at schools and universities internationally.


NOMINATION INDEPENDENT SPIRIT AWARD
INSIDE FILM AWARDS
2010
NOMINATION BEST DOCUMENTARY DIRECTOR
FCCA
2010
BEST SOCIAL & POLITICAL DOCUMENTARY
ATOM AWARDS
2009
AUDIENCE AWARD BEST FILM
BELLINGHAM FILM FESTIVAL
2011
NOMINATION BEST DIRECTOR
AUSTRALIAN DIRECTORS GUILD
2018
WINNER BEST DOCUMENTARY
ANTENNA FILM FESTIVAL
2016