Grace Beside Me
Grace Beside Me is a Logie nominated children's live action drama series by Magpie Pictures commissioned by NITV, and funded by Screen Queensland. Based off the award winning novel by Sue Mcpherson, the series is about teenage Fuzzy Mac and her adventures in the fictional rural town of Laurel Dale. Tristan was originally scouted for the project as a notetaker and writer's attachment, but was then promoted to become an official member of the writing team.
Tristan Michael Savage is a Brisbane based Writer-Performer.
Through applying his creative talents, Tristan has enthralled audiences across the country, resulting in a procession of national awards for his writing, stand-up comedy, and filmmaking respectively.
His achievements include:
Performing live at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival where he was awarded Deadly Funny National Champion.
Being Australia’s first Indigenous Science Fiction author for his novel Rift Breaker, for which he won both the prestigious Black&Write! Fellowship, and Kris Hembury Encouragement award for emerging artists as presented at the Aurealis Awards ceremony
Winning multiple awards for his short film Gubbament Man which was shown in film festivals across the country.
Today Tristan writes as a freelance Film and Television screenwriter for various production companies, and also works on his own projects in the creation of both offline and online content.