Stay tuned for future projects such as stage plays and musicals.


Artistic Director -Salt House Creative Daniel
Dr Daniel Widdowson

Daniel is an Australian of the Year finalist, Australian Playwright finalist, recipient of Best Director at the Florence Film Festival, and Best Screenplay at the New York Film Awards. He serves as an Ambassador for the Jane Austen Literacy Foundation, received the Collins Booksellers Arts Award, is a judge for The Australian Writers Guild and is the Artistic Director of Salt House Creative.

His directing credits include feature films Equivocal Redemption, Trafficked to Australia, Superset Me, Internal Discourse, Riding Waves, Xavier’s Harvest, Illicit Drugs and soon to be released Get Free. Stage directing credits are Pride and Prejudice, Rape and Other acceptable Practices, Henry V, Worm Farming, Sense and Sensibility, The Importance of Being Ernest, and several other stage and film short form productions.

Acting, presenting and writing credits include Saturday Disney, the launch of 20th Century Fox’s Ice Age 2 in London, the Millennium Dreamer’s Global Summit, opening of Hong Kong Disneyland, Ground Force, Home and Away, Harrow, Reef Break, Royal Flying Doctors Service, Equivocal Redemption, Sunrise, Go-Go Stop, The Big Arvo, Hope Breakfast, Light Drives, Deadly Women, Invisibles and more.

Daniel holds a Doctorate in Performative Understanding, focussing on Shakespearean literature and theology, a Masters in Hermeneutics, and a Bachelor of Theology.