Chris Haysom

Program Facilitator

Chris has a strong passion in using the arts to advance the progression of a more dynamic, balanced and diverse voice within communities. Whether that be artistic expression through photography, film, podcasting and other platforms or in the development of an individual’s confidence, communication skills or public relations opportunities.

He has a solid background working in film, television and video production. And was named ‘Best Young Australian Filmmaker’ by the Byron Bay International Film Festival for his documentary ‘Better on the Inside’, which explores human rights for people living with a disability. His films have been invited to play festivals across Australia, North America, Europe & the UK and he has received awards for Directing, Cinematography, Editing & Design. Chris holds a Diploma in Screen as well as a Bachelor of Arts in Media attained at Macquarie University.