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Aaron McCann

Aaron McCann is an Irish born (Australian raised) filmmaker, who has worked in the Australian film industry for over a decade. He reached international success with Horror short film: Perished (2011), and feature films: Top Knot Detective (2017) and Koko: A Red Dog Story (2019).

Online his videos have collectively gathered more than 36 million+ views.

He was a cast member on the International Emmy Award-winning ABC2 series: #7DaysLater, and contributed writing to the ABC/BBC series The Heights (2019-2020) and At Home Alone Together (2020).

In 2019, he became a semifinalist in the Academy Nicholl’s Fellowship with his
sci-fi/comedy screenplay: Big Red with co-writer Dominic Pearce which they adapted into their debut novel of the same name.

Aaron continues to be a multi-hyphenate, including producing and directing the award-winning web-series Hug the Sun with Melbourne based comedy troupe, Aunty Donna, and is currently in development on a slate of projects through his production c

Filmmaker Projects

Aaron McCann, Kristan Angel

Discover how a star-studded sci-fi masterpiece was lost and found and inspired an international sport.

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