Director of Photography

Aaron Farrugia

Aaron Farrugia has been a film industry professional for over fourteen years. Early in his career, he worked his way through the camera with experience on various Australian feature films including The Dress Maker (AUS), Predistation (US) and I, Frankenstein (US).

Aaron Landed his first break into cinematography, shooting a large scale mobile phone commercial/brand film for Huawei China called “Huawei Mary Day” shot on location in Barcelona. This was awarded an ACS Gold award for cinematography; kickstarting his film career as a Director of Photography.

Aaron has crafted the lens for Australian and New Zealand music-makers including Jessica Mauboy, Vera Blue and Peeking Duck. His music video for Jessica Mauboy ‘Little Things’ was announced a finalist for Best Video at the Australian Aria Music Awards 2019, also picking up a Gold at the Australian Cinematography Society (ACS) Awards 2020. Vera Blue ‘The Way You Love Me’ also took home a Gold at the 2020 ACS Awards.

Working regularly for powerhouse agencies such as DDB, AJF Partnership, McCann, Clemenger BBDO and BWM, Aarona has a natural eye for international cinema. It comes as no surprise that his resume has become one of numerous award-winning projects throughout Australia, Europe and Asia. Aaron’s ability to work quickly without sacrificing the final output of the production makes him the perfect partner for your project.