MELISA VISCA - PARTNER / DIRECTOR & PRODUCER
Originally from the Gold Coast, Melisa has been directing in Melbourne for the past 2 years. She brings a fresh perspective to every project. As an actor herself, she loves the challenge of working with artists to help them achieve great performances.
HEIDI YLÄ-AJOS - PARTNER / PRODUCER & WRITER
Heidi brings a Scandinavian sensibility and attention to detail to every project. With over 12 years Advertising experience, both in Melbourne and Europe, she understands the importance of keeping the ball rolling during productions.
BIANCA MOLINI - CO-FOUNDER / AUDIO & MUSIC
Bianca knows that an audio mix can add psychological depth and emotional complexity to a story, and is always looking for the most effective way to use sound to propel a story. She is the only member of the team born-and-bred in Melbourne, and is highly passionate about Melbourne storytelling.
C.K. MICHAEL - PARTNER / EDITOR & COLOURIST
Originally from Central Queensland, Chris spent over a decade travelling the world. Drawn to a new career in the film industry, Chris works closely with the team during post-production, developing the films into their final format to be shown on the big (or small) screen. He is highly organised and through creativity and efficiency he delivers consistent, quality content.
BRYDI FRANCES - DIRECTOR & PRODUCER
Brydi Frances is an Actor and Filmmaker. Brydi, not one to sit and wait for work to come to her, started collaborating with fellow filmmakers in making their own work and is now one of the latest talents to join Taival Films crew. She is passionate about writing, directing, working behind the camera and in-front - anything that makes her a part of the movie making process.
VICTORIA "TORY" BRENNAN - CINEMATOGRAPHER
Victoria Brennan could never escape her love for film, and after 5 years of food studies and chocolate making, she took the plunge to follow her passion and became a Filmmaker. Tory is now loving her life in film writing and directing - but being behind the camera is her primary passion.