Dr Trevor Graham has worked as a writer, producer and director of documentary in the Australian industry for over 30 years. His documentaries have been screened and broadcast nationally and around the world. He has made numerous co-productions and commissioned works for Channel 4 and the BBC (Britain), WGBH (America), ARTE (France/Germany), AVRO (Netherlands), SBS and ABC TV (Australia). In 1997 Graham wrote and directed Mabo Life of an Island Man, a feature film about Indigenous land rights in Australia. The film won the Australian Film Institute Award for Best Documentary and won both the prestigious NSW Premier’s History Award and the NSW Premier’s Award for Best Screenplay.
Graham directed the feature documentary Make Hummus Not War in 2012 which screened in Culinary Cinema at the Berlin International Film Festival and Transatlantyk in 2013. It screened at over 60 film festivals throughout the world. In 2016 he co-produced and directed Monsieur Mayonnaise for the Melbourne International Film Festival and ZDF-ARTE. The feature documentary screened in the Berlinale’s Culinary Cinema in 2017.