Local Stories, Global Impact

Big Stories is a collaborative documentary project that sees filmmakers and small rural communities come together to tell the stories that define their hometowns.


Meet Matt…

“It is good for people from cities to explore rural communities in order to gain an understanding of rural life and perhaps to also gain a perspective on their own lives.” Meet Matthew Newton, the incredible photographer we will be working with in Queenstown. Read more →

Jeni and daughter

Meet Jeni…

Jeni Lee – part of the doco dream team that brought the Murray Bridge, Port Augusta and Raukkan residencies to life, and currently working with Big Stories in Coober Pedy – gives us some insight into her amazing career as a storyteller and documentary maker extraordinaire. Read more →

Meet Jenny…

  Jenny Ainge is one of the very talented documentary makers working with us in Cowra. We are very excited… Read more →