Vale – John Victor Daniell AM ACS (1927-2015)

There will be a “life celebration” on to celebrate John Victor Daniell AM ACS and given his long association with the ACS, members have been invited by his family to come along and celebrate John’s life with them.

Thursday 16th April 2015

Northern Suburbs Crematorium
199 Delhi Rd
North Ryde


Michelle, John (Jr) and Rick invite all Dad’s friends and past colleagues to join us afterwards for a few drinks, nibbles and stories. (Onsite at the Skyline lounge).


John Daniell (Jr)

John Victor Daniell AM ACS

  • Born in Sydney, 1927
  • Son of Fred Daniell – Australian film industry pioneer
  • United Nations War Correspondent (Korea 1951)
  • Founding member of the ACS in 1958
  • Member Cinema Pioneers
  • ACS Accredited 25th Nov, 1963 with certificate No.15
  • Cinematographer: 1962 Commonwealth Games – BP Film Unit
  • Was with Cinesound, APA
  • Awarded AM in 1990 for his service to the film & TV Industry June 11, 1990
  • Associate Producer: And Millions Die ~ 1973
  • Director of Project development AFI ~ 1981
  • Exec Producer: An Indecent Obsession 1985; The Evil Touch 1973 – 1974