Jocelyn Moorhouse

Director, Screenwriter, Producer
Australia has produced a number of fine women directors including Jane Campion, Gillian Armstrong and Jocelyn Moorhouse.
Born: 09/04/1960 in Australia

Filmography

Director (6)

The Dressmaker 2015 (Movie)

(Director)

Pavane 2014 (Movie)

(Director)

A Thousand Acres 1997 (Movie)

(Director)

How to Make An American Quilt 1995 (Movie)

(Director)

Proof 1992 (Movie)

(Director)

The Siege of Barton's Bathroom 1985 (Movie)

(Director)
Producer (5)

Mental 2013 (Movie)

(Producer)

Peter Pan 2003 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Unconditional Love (New Line) 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Producer

River Street 1996 (Movie)

(Producer)

Muriel's Wedding 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)
Writer (4)

The Dressmaker 2015 (Movie)

(adaptation) (Screenplay)

Pavane 2014 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Proof 1992 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Siege of Barton's Bathroom 1985 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Biography

Australia has produced a number of fine women directors including Jane Campion, Gillian Armstrong and Jocelyn Moorhouse.

Relationships

P Hogan

Husband
directed "Muriel's Wedding" not to be confused with actor-director Paul Hogan of "Crocodile Dundee" fame born c. 1963

Spike Hogan

Son
born c. 1992

EDUCATION

Australian Film Television and Radio School

1984
met her future husband P J Hogan while a student

Milestones

1999

Hogan Moorhouse signed three-year, first-look deal with Sony

1997

Helmed the adaptation of Jane Smiley's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel "A Thousand Acres"

1995

Directed first American feature, "How to Make an American Quilt"

1994

Co-produced (with Lynda House) "Muriel's Wedding", written and directed by P J Hogan

1991

Wrote and director first feature film, "Proof"

1986

Made short film based on her screenplay for "The Siege of Barton's Bathroom"

1984

Graduated from Australian Film, Television and Radio School

1983

Made first short film "Pavane" while a student

Worked in Australian TV as script editor

Raised in Melbourne, Australia

Wrote screenplay for "The Siege of Barton's Bathroom", a children's film

Formed House and Moorhouse Films with Lynda House

Suffered with asthma as a child

Short premiered at Sixth International Festival of Films by Women Directors; success led to a book adaptation and later a 12-part TV series for which Moorhouse and her husband, P J Hogan wrote episodes

Formed Hogan Moorhouse Pictures with husband

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