Mark Poole is the Chapter Head of the Australian Directors Guild in Victoria.
He is a director and writer based in Melbourne and has directed, produced or written a number of award winning features, short films and documentaries. He produced and directed the television broadcast of the ADG Awards for Foxtel in 2016, and his documentary Fearless recently screened on the ABC.
His short film Basically Speaking was a prize-winner at the St Kilda Film Festival. He also worked as a director and producer at the ABC for a number of years in Melbourne making documentary series. He entered the industry writing the feature film A Single Life, starring Tina Bursill and Steve Jacobs, who won an AFI Award for his performance.