Dick Marks OAM


Dick began his career in television production in the late 60’s. He and his wife Patricia, formed a film production company in 1975 and went on to win many Australian and international awards for TV commercials and documentaries. He remained a director/cameraman working through his production company Dick Marks: the Australian Film Company, until he retired to Tassie in 2003.

Dick has worked intensively on cinema and TV commercial work, and has been a member of the prestigious Directors Guild of America (DGA) for over 30 years.

Dick is an Australian film industry legend, and has been awarded lifetime achievement awards by two prestigious film organisations, and the Order of Australia Medal (OAM) for services to the film industry, from the Australian Government. He retired to Tasmania 16 years ago.