Julian Galea is an award-winning film director based in Sydney, Australia.
Following a series of shorts and music videos, Julian made his feature film debut in 2017 with the indie romance LOVE TO PARADISE set in his motherland of Malta. The film was awarded Best Film at its Malta International Film Festival world premiere, released theatrically in Australia and Malta and streaming now on Amazon Prime.
In 2019, his follow-up romance film MADE IN MALTA was released theatrically in Malta, had sell-out Australian screenings and ranked 2nd on the iTunes charts within 24 hours of its release - topping Hollywood Blockbusters Aladdin, John Wick 3 and X-Men: Dark Phoenix.
Julian is now in production with is third film BROTHERS FROM MALTA - a road trip comedy set across Southern California.
Inside Film // Indie Filmmaker Julian Galea Makes Films His Way
FilmInk // Bondi Filmmaker Scores European Theatrical Release With New Film
The Daily Telegraph // Love Leads Galea Back To The Mediterranean
Sunday Times Of Malta // Showing off Malta
SBS // Film director, Julian Galea: His Heritage and Passion for Cinema
Wentworth Courier // Back to where it began
Times of Malta // Passionate, Adventurous and Gloriously Alive
The Filmmakers Podcast // A True Indie Film Great
Film New Europe // Maltese Australian Co-production Sets Cinema Release Date
Television Malta // New Film By Julian Galea Promotes The Maltese Islands
Filmconvert // A Personal and Honest Exploration of Love
Cinema Australia // ‘Made in Malta’ Australian Premiere Announced
SBS // ‘Made in Malta’ Julian Galea’s Second Feature Film
Indie Film Hustle Podcast // Making a Micro Budget Film That Cracks iTunes Top 3
One News Malta // ‘Made in Malta’ Maltese Romance Movie
Film New Europe // New Movie By Julian Galea Filmed 100% In Malta
World Travel Magazine // Love letter from Malta
Malta Today // Eden Cinemas presents: ‘Love to Paradise’, filmed in Malta
One News Malta // Romance Film From Wonderful Malta
Television Malta // Malta Shines in ‘Love to Paradise’
LovinMalta // Saucy Maltese-Australian Romance Steals Hearts at Film Festival
Film Ink // Director Julian Galea Writes a Love Letter To His Heritage
Filmconvert // Bringing the Natural Beauty of The Maltese Islands to Life
Malta Independent // Malta-filmed ‘Love to Paradise’ Playing Now in Cinemas
The Daily Telegraph // Julian Galea's First Feature Film ‘Love to Paradise’ Filmed in Malta
Filmed in Malta // Every Aspiring Filmmaker Must Watch This Feature
Air Malta // The New Indie Movie Love to Paradise Showcases The Best of Malta