A film director, who can also be the screenwriter and producer, has a complex and demanding role. It is the director who leads and implements a film’s creative vision.

The five acclaimed, award-winning directors named today, 15 March 2022, as recipients of the 2022 Australia Post Australian Legends Award, have entertained and moved audiences with their cinematic creations, raising the profile of Australian filmmaking in the process. They have brought impactful Australian and international stories to life across a range of genres.

The Australian Legends of Filmmaking stamp issue is available now, online, at participating Post Offices and via mail order 1800 331 794, while stocks last.

Further reading:
The Australia Post Australian Legends Awards, including past winners

Philatelic Team


This content was produced at the time of the stamp issue release date and will not be updated.