Michael Beets is a Director for immersive content and digital experiences. He strives on keeping up to date with new technologies, and seeing how traditional storytelling can be converged with new media. Based in Melbourne, Australia, his 10 years in filmmaking and theatre has seen Michael work as a Director in a variety of projects around the world including feature films, TVCs, television, viral marketing, documentaries, and his own personal film and theatre projects. These positions have taken him to places such as Kazakhstan, Indonesia, Malaysia, the United States, Australia, and Singapore to create content that moves and inspires people.

His interest in merging medias to create a bold new narrative delivery have shaped his recent projects including, 'Jafri' a VR documentary, the ‘Beyond the Wave Campaign’ with Casper Van Dien, and ”Self-A Smartphone Theatre Experience’.





René Pinnell

As a filmmaker & designer, René produced the acclaimed comedy show Backpack Picnic, directed the feature documentary The King of Texas, sold a TV pilot to MTV, designed 5 products & founded 2 companies.