Nick Lines - Director/ VFX Supervisor/ Producer

Nick graduated from the University of Western Sydney with a Bachelor of Communications (Televison Production and Animation).

In 2005 Nick began working at Animal Logic in Sydney creating award winning CG on films and TVC's such as Zack Synders '300', Alex Proyas’ 'KNOWING' and Baz Luhrmann’s 'AUSTRALIA'.

Nick then moved to Los Angeles in 2010 to work with the The Mill, as a CG Lead and VFX Supervisor. Winning multiple Emmy Awards for'Homage to Entourage' and Proctor and Gambles 'Best Job' directed by  Alejandro Inarritu.

In 2013 Nick directed his first commercial for the highly anticipated game Nintendo's 'Pikmin 3', and has had a continuing relationship with Leo Burnett and Nintendo.

His short films have won multiple awards and have been screened throughout California, including his latest short 'It's a Wonderful Knife' which had its premiere at the Chinese Theatre in Hollywood for HollyShorts Film Festival.

Nick is currently developing his debut feature film 'Bloodline', written by Seth Sinclair and a number of other short films..


Seth Sinclair - Writer/ Producer

Seth, co-founder of Rustic Pictures, has been working in story development for The Chernin Group, Amazon Studios, Twofour America and Judy McGrath's Astronauts Wanted since moving to LA 2 years ago.  Successfully straddling the boundary between new and traditional media, Seth has been working with Twitter, Tumblr, YouTube and Fullscreen to write and develop first-of-their-kind narrative experiences for emerging platforms. Equally committed to the ‘old school’ mediums of TV and film, Seth has shot a number of award winning shorts that have played in festivals around the world, and is currently developing his 1 hour drama series ‘Dirty Hot Rocks’ with CBS.


Seth Sinclair & Nick Lines on the set of It's a Wonderful Knife with actor Jack McGee.