Marketing and Engagement Coordinator

Thomas is a performer and filmmaker with a long history of artistic practice in Darwin. Thomas has been involved with Corrugated Iron for many years, first as a young drama workshop participant, later as a teaching artist, and now as Marketing and Engagement Coordinator. Thomas has performed in many theatre productions including The Messenger and The Crucible (Brown’s Mart Productions), Twelfth Night and Taming of the Shrew (TaiNTed Theatre), Much Ado About Nothing (Third Door Theatre) and Trotsky & Friends (Melbourne International Comedy Festival). Thomas has a Bachelor of Film & TV from Swinburne University, and has won many awards for his short films, such as the Youth Award (2018) and Best Short Film Narrative (2021) at the Capricornia Film Awards. In 2019, Thomas' short film Dark Utopia won Best Editing, Best Director and Best Film in Darwin International Film Festival's SPARK awards. Thomas also has a YouTube Channel with over 10,000 subscribers, and has been a key creative in the development and production of several micro-budget features films in the Northern Territory, including We're Family Now (2018), Fracketty Frack (2019) and About The Soufflé (2023).

Thomas Midena