David Hirschfelder has recently composed the music for the upcoming feature Dance Academy: The Movie. The film is directed by Jeffrey Walker and stars Xenia Goodwin, Miranda Otto, Dena Kaplan, Alicia Banit, Thomas Lacey, Jordan Rodrigues, Keiynan Lonsdale and Tara Morice. The movie is based on the Australian TV series Dance Academy created by Samantha Strauss & Joanna Werner, which premiered in 2010, and tracks where the show’s characters are in their lives now. Strauss also wrote the screenplay and Werner is producing the project. Dance Academy: The Movie is set to be released in Australia on April 6, 2017.
Hirschfelder (Elizabeth, Australia, The Water Diviner, The Railway Man) also has the comedy A Few Less Men directed by Mark Lamprell coming up. The movie, which is a sequel to 2011’s A Few Best Men, stars Xavier Samuel, Kris Marshall and Kevin Bishop and is set to be released in Australia on March 9, 2017.