Michael Caulfield is a writer, filmmaker, musician, composer and theatre director. His work includes the Peabody Award–winning documentary The Great Wall of Iron and the Emmy Award– winning Submarines: Sharks of Steel. Mr Caulfield wrote, produced and directed the eight-hour, Logie Award-winning television series Australians at War. Along with Liz Butler, he then conceived The Australians at War Film Archive, which involved filming 12,000 hours of interviews with veterans of all Australia’s wars.
Mr Caulfield’s books include The Vietnam Years, War Behind the Wire and The Unknown Anzacs. He recently produced Australia’s contribution to the Vietnam Veterans’ Education Center in Washington DC, and 100 short films for the federal government to commemorate the centenary of the First World War. His first work of fiction will appear in 2018.