After becoming the first blind person in the world to write, edit, produce, direct, and star in a feature film unassisted, gough has not slowed down. In the past decade, he has made 20 other short films, written and produced 14 audio downloads, written five books, and hosts a weekly podcast, The Beernuts Productions Podcast.
His company, Beernuts Productions, is an independent production company that funds and distributes its own projects via their website and hires local talent. The only independent streaming service in Australia, Beernuts Productions has, against all odds, become a one-stop-shop for ground-breaking cinema, television, audio and book entertainment, featuring everything from hilarious sketch comedy and political satire to drama and documentary.
gough said, “My disability does not define who I am, it is part of who I am. I want people to be entertained and enjoy the work Beernuts Productions does and not think of it as being made by a blind man, but being made by an entertaining filmmaker.”
Beernuts Productions has worked with some of Australia’s finest actors, artists and production crew, helping make all content on the Beernuts Productions website world-class.
Beernuts Productions is Australia’s most exciting and innovative production company. Founded by gough in 2006, Beernuts Productions has set out to establish itself as a prolific producer of contemporary and cutting-edge cinema, television, audio downloads and books.
Beernuts Productions’s unique style has proven to be very popular with a wide range of audiences, due to the different genres and formats it produces. From hilarious sketch comedy to meaningful drama, from political satire to documentary, Beernuts Productions prides itself on its diversity and challenging range of topics and projects, clearly demonstrating Beernuts Productions’s skills, fortitude, and determination to entertain, no matter the genre.
Company Director, gough, is the first legally blind person to write, produce, edit, direct and star in a feature film unassisted. He was born on the 16th of December 1981 in Sydney, Australia and grew up on the Gold Coast, where a love of writing and film was established early on in life. gough started his professional life as an audio producer in radio. A successful stint as a stand-up comedian followed, travelling through the U.K., Canada and the U.S.A. gough then moved back to the Gold Coast of Australia, where he decided it was time to start producing some of his written work through his newly formed production company, Beernuts Productions pty ltd. Not allowing his disability to be a hindrance, instead, gough embraces the challenge with great success as his work clearly demonstrates.
With a wide range of topics and projects undertaken and with many other projects currently in development, Beernuts Productions continues to entertain audiences all over the world and is fast gaining a reputation, both in Australia and overseas as a leader in the entertainment industry. The sky’s the limit for this fresh and truly revolutionary production company.
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