Documentaries for SBS VICELAND

The following is a selection of documentaries produced, shot and edited by Simon Cunich for The Feed, SBS VICELAND.


1st October 2018 - Simon has been announced as a finalist in the United Nations Day Media Awards for two stories, FIGHTING DISBELIEF: CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME and GROWING UP TOUGH (produced with Marc Fennell).

The Rolling Ground

A short film written and directed by Simon Cunich

WINNER - BEST FILM & BEST SOUND DESIGN, Canberra Short Film Festival (Canberra category)

NOMINATED - BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY, Byron Bay International Film Festival

Synopsis: A cassette tape and a map send Sarah into the unforgiving Snowy Mountains and into the puzzle of her family's past.

Maratus (2015)

Simon Cunich's award-winning documentary is now available on ABC iview.

  MARATUS:  a docu-mystery (2015)

MARATUS: a docu-mystery (2015)

Heirloom Films

Simon runs a service producing films for families, to celebrate and preserve the life stories of their elders. For all the information visit the Heirloom Films website.




Films about your family – for your family.

Heirloom Films produces high-quality documentaries about your loved ones. Using interviews, photos and music we create a treasure for you and generations to come.

Stumbling in Hillary's Footsteps (2013)

Half-hour documentary shot in Nepal. Broadcast on ABC TV's Compass.

  Stumbling in Hillary's Footsteps (ABC Documentary, 2013)

Stumbling in Hillary's Footsteps (ABC Documentary, 2013)


Growing Change (2012)

60-min documentary shot in Venezuela and screened at festivals around the world.

  Growing Change (Documentary, 2012)

Growing Change (Documentary, 2012)