Engaging Storytelling

Our mission is to empower people to share inspiring thoughts and feelings through the magic of film. Put simply we promote organisations and people that are making the world a better place to live in. If you’re an inspiring organisation or person please get in contact with us we will do everything in our power to share what you do with the world.

From initial consultation through to final product delivery, our team provides a brilliant service. We are passionate about providing exceptional film content that engages people with who you are as an organization.

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Meet the team

  • Hugh Fenton

  • Director

Hugh Fenton is the owner and director of Enlightening films. He has been a film-maker for close to fifteen years – it’s not only his profession, but his passion. He is drawn to telling inspiring and uplifting stories that connect with an audience. Hugh studied a two year diploma of Screen and Media at the renowned International Film School Sydney in 2009. He made a commissioned documentary in East Timor about the health system which resulted in $40000 worth of funding to save a Timorese girls life. In 2014 his film “Embrace the Documentary” had 20 million hits and became the most successfully crowd funded film in Australian History raising $330000 in one month. He recently had a feature length documentary premier at the Sydney Film Festival. He is a down to earth person who puts people at ease and he is a passionate and skillful film maker.

  • Kate Fenton

  • Coordinator

I’m here to ensure that the experience of producing your film is smooth, unique and affordable.

It is my role to listen to your history, needs and budget in order to recommend a range of options that suit your individual circumstances. Together, we’ll design, script and manage a film production that you will be excited to share with the world.

Please get in touch with any questions, I’m here to help.

  • Glen Scrymgour

  • Cinematographer

I have the pleasure of working with a great variety of people and projects in order to tell the unique story of your brand.

Whatever the challenge, the Enlightening team brings a great wealth of experience and knowledge in order to creative something special to share your message. With years of creative experience in this industry, I look forward to being involved with your business!

  • Simon Shearing

  • Equipment Manager

I am passionate about the technical side of making the vision for your production come to fruition.

Whether its camera stabilisation, audio capture or highly create timelapse photography, its my role to ensure consistent, functional technological solutions to the challenges our studio faces.