ORIGINS is Produced by:






  • Artistic Director: Michael Walling
  • Produced by Border Crossings
  • First Nations Associate: Gabe Hughes
  • Associate Director (Community Engagement, Participation & Learning): Lucy Dunkerley
  • Production Manager: Heather Doole
  • Marketing Manager: Fiona Harper
  • PR: Ewan Thomson - 07917 167790
  • Heritage Project Manager: Marcelo Doroso
  • Volunteer Co-ordinator: Claudia Tommasino
  • Web Design: Future Design (UK) Ltd
  • Branding: Paul Glen
  • Artistic Associate: Helen Gilbert
  • Artistic Assistants:  Megan McGeough, Katherine Mueller


ORIGINS is Supported by:

Arts Council England




Australia Council for the Arts


Australian High Commission


British Association for American Studies


BFI - with the support of the BFI Film Festival Fund, awarding funds from The National Lottery



Canada High Commission




Fiji High Commission


Embassy of the United States



GAFA Arts Collective



Film London




Heritage Lottery Fund


InTRANSIT Festival 

Kings College London - Menzies Centre for Australian Studies



New Zealand Society (UK)


The Open University

Royal Borough of Kensington

and Chelsea


Survival International

University of Melbourne

Westway Trust



Border Crossings is a member of the London 21 Consortium and the Independent Theatre Council.

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