25 Years of Experience

Verdict Pictures began life in 1998 and has evolved into a multi-faceted media group Verdict Film & Media, Charles ‘BUD’ Tingwell A.M and Cameron James Miller established VFG during the screenplay of the motion picture SECOND DRILL Bud Tingwell’s final masterpiece staring Bill Hunter OAM and Bud’s first feature film in the Directors chair but sadly passing away at the age of 86 during development and proudly honored with a Victorian State Funeral in 2009.

Verdict Film Group emerged under the professional vision of Bud’s colleague and close friend Alan Finney OAM Australian film icon and is a vertically integrated Distribution and International Sales Agency that specializes with emerging and established filmmakers across a wide variety of genres.

As a Sales Agency VFG represents feature length Motion Pictures, Documentaries and Television content worldwide hosting it’s own sales booth at every major festival including CANNES, AFM, MIPCOM, BERLIN & FILMART.
We share a proud association with The Shaun Miller Foundation Australia (SMF) and have an agreed plan with the Australian Charities and Not-for-Profit Commission (ACNC) for a unique funding model for movies and media.

VFG donates proceeds to SMF yearly from our projects to assist The Shaun Miller Care Centers for families of children living with Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) and create important awareness  SMF beneficiary is The Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute N.S.W Verdict Film Group is uniquely placed in the heart of Geelong Victoria.


‘Films For A Cause’
70% of Verdict Film Group profits
are donated yearly to The Shaun Miller Foundation
to assist the SMF Cardiac Care Centres