Orlando Stewart is based in Auckland, New Zealand. In 2019 he produced his first feature Bellbird, a local hit, that has screened ‘In Competition’ at SIFF, HIFF, and Macao and Cleveland Film Festivals. Over the past decade he has produced countless hours of television, as well as short films, and feature length documentaries.
In 2019 Orlando was the recipient of the SPADA Independent Producer of the year for his work on Bellbird and the series Who Killed Lucy the Poodle? During the same year he produced the series Welcome to Cardboard City, winner of the best Children’s Series at the 2019 NZTV Awards. He recently delivered the political comedy Sextortion for TVNZ and has several features and series in development.
SPADA Independent Producer of the Year, 2019.
Best Children's Series (Welcome to Cardboard City) NZTV Awards 2019
Best NZ Short, Audience Award, NZIFF (Ross & Beth) 2015
Special Jury Prize - Tribecca 2018, Nom Berlin Generation Kplus - Best Short Film 2018, Winner Best Film - Show Me Shorts 2017, Best Comedy - LA Shorts. (Fire in Cardboard City)