Dan is a Walkley Award-winning filmmaker born in Australia, who makes films to shift the balance of power. In 2009, he co-directed, produced, shot, edited, and sold to PBS the controversial and multi-award winning documentary Stolen.
In 2017, Dan co-directed The Fight, published by The Guardian. The film was nominated for the IDA Best Short Documentary Award 2017 and was a Finalist for the Rory Peck Awards. His producing credits also include The Bolivian Case (2015), which premiered at Hot Docs, screened at 40 international festivals, was broadcast in Colombia and Israel, was nominated for Premios Platino and Premios Fenix and was distributed across Latin America through public TV; Cocaine Prison (2017) which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, won of the Audience Award at Cinelatino in Toulouse and was picked up by Amazon Prime and the animated VR series, Prison X premiering at the Sundance Film Festival 2021.
Dan has an honors degree in Communications from the University of Technology, Sydney and Saint Martin’s College in London.