Taxi Director and proud Yindjibarndi man, Tristan Houghton, has recently released an inspirational campaign encouraging all First Nations Australians to go and get vaccinated. The campaign is a celebration of First Nations culture and features both prominent Indigenous celebrities as well as host of ‘everyday’ heroes who have proudly been vaccinated. The 60 second spot is both captivating and energetic, a signature in Tristans approach to storytelling.
Taxi Oombara, was established in 2020 with the intention of bringing more commercial screen projects to life, through the unique lens of strong indigenous storytellers. A strong alliance between Taxi’s EP Andrew Wareham and First Nations industry veterans Leah Purcell & Bain Stewart. As a leading director on Taxi’s roster, Tristan has embraced this partnership. “I’m interested in gaining more cultural guidance in my work via Leah and Bain, I want to better my connection and understanding of my people, practices and the land”.