Robert Iolini is an internationally recognised filmmaker, radio producer, composer and artist. For the past twenty years he has been producing innovative works that are stylistically diverse and united by a philosophical approach. His current focus is on producing narrative films and music about human progress and potential futures. His most recent feature length film, ART e FACT is in post production.
Iolini’s Transmedia film project The Hong Kong Agent exists as a feature length film, gallery installation, radio play, online interactive and augmented reality.
Iolini’s radio plays feature multi-layered storylines with spoken and sung voices. His works for radio have been nominated for international competitions, notably Hong Kong: City in Between, which was a prize-winner at the Amsterdam Soundscapes (be)for(e) 2000 festival.
Iolini’s compositions span a wide spectrum of musical genres and are ever-evolving. He has written for chamber ensembles and theatre and composed numerous large-scale electro-acoustic works for radio broadcast. He has two critically acclaimed solo albums released on British avant-garde music label ReR Megacorp. Iolini spent ten years as the musical director for Big hART, Australia’s foremost arts and social development organization.
Iolini holds a Master of Arts degree in advanced composition from Macquarie University, Sydney Australia. His thesis was on Simultaneity in Music.