Stephen de Villiers

14 September 2022

Stephen de Villiers is a Producer and Director, having created more than 20 narrative films throughout his career. Stephen has worked with some of South Africa and Australia’s top actors, including Ian Roberts (Tstosi), Sean Cameron Michael (24, Black Sails) and Socrates Otto.

An alumnus of the directing program at AFTRS, his last short, Super Sounds, screened at over 50 festivals, winning awards and nominations at many, including San Francisco International FF, Giffoni, Flickerfest, as well as being selected by Virgin for their in-flight entertainment. His most recent broadcast credit, Stuck in Time, a documentary about Indigenous Youth Incarceration, was made for SBS/NITV and aired in Jan 2019.

In a commercial capacity, Stephen has been directing full-time for 10 years, with his work taking him to over 20 countries on five continents.