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Meet Jane and Michael

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About the Short Film

Our short film, Meet Jane and Michael gives the viewer a wonderful insight into the creative minds behind some of Australia's most-loved children's books. Husband and wife team, Jane Godwin and Michael Wagner, recount the stories they loved as children and how they got started writing their own. Step inside the home and workspaces of this clever and prolific couple as they take us through a day in their lives as authors, and reveal the secrets of their inspiration and writing habits.

*captions available.

Film Details



    Jane Godwin and Michael Wagner


    Shannon Morris


    Fiona Harris


    Story Box Library Pty Ltd 
    Australia, 2017


Suitable for

Lower Primary (5-8yrs), Middle Primary (8-10yrs), Upper Primary (10-12yrs)

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