IDFA Press Kit – Snow Monkey

SNOW MONKEY Directed by George Gittoes  Australia + Norway / 2015 / English, Pashtu, Arabic / 148 min. / International premiere   Publicity Contact IDFA: Silversalt PR Thessa Mooij thessa@silversaltpr.com US +1.646.637.4700 NL +31.6.4151.5717    LOGLINE Eager to create art with local talent in the path of the war machine, Australian artist GEORGE GITTOES recruits gangs […]


What the World Needs Now – MCA

Snow Monkey is set for its Sydney premiere at the MCA, Circular Quay this Thursday 19th November at 6pm. “Discover the work of Australian artist and filmmaker and 2015 Sydney Peace Prize winner, George Gittoes, who examines the effects of injustice and global conflict. MCA presents the Sydney premiere of Gittoes’ new documentary Snow Monkey […]


Snow Monkey in competition at IDFA

We are proud to announce that Snow Monkey is in competition at the prestigious IDFA (International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam) in November. This is the biggest Documentary Film Festival in the world and we could not be more thrilled! For information on the festival please visit the IDFA website  

Production, Snow Monkey

Making the Snow Monkey Soundtrack

The Making of Snow Monkey Soundtrack: I’m delighted to have these great musicians work on the soundtrack for Snow Monkey. Included was a string section of Anna McInerney and Julitha Ryan – stunningly ancient sounds melding. It’s a beautiful collaboration with our Yellow House Jalalabad musicians and creates a cross cultural collide that is truly […]