About Tired Frog

Tired Frog Films is the production company of internationally recognised, award-winning filmmaker Nic Barker.

Based in Melbourne, Australia, Nic has made over 25 short films and documentaries that have screened for audiences across the world. He is a full member of the Australian Directors Guild.

His comedy 'Pint' was one of the most successful Australian shorts of 2014, selected in 60 film festivals and garnering over 30 awards. His subsequent shorts, 'To Have and Withhold' and 'Dead Sharks', have also been met with substantial industry acclaim.

Tired Frog Films is currently in post-production on Nic's first feature film as writer/director, 'Short Distance', due for release in early 2017. 


Nic can be found on the master list of Melbourne Independent Filmmakers, archived by National Library of Australia's Pandora Archive.