To celebrate 17 years of delicious. Harvey Norman Produce Awards, Harvey Norman and delicious. have teamed up with Australia’s largest video production company, Visual Domain, to create a 10-minute video campaign that spotlights Australia’s top producers, who harvest produce supplied to the country’s top chefs and hospitality venues .
The campaign video features Gerry Harvey leading a conversation with master craftsman chef and restaurateur Matt Moran, diving into how he incorporates seasonality into menus and the importance of working with local producers. The video also features three of Australia’s top producers, as well as Chiswick chef Taylor Cullen, preparing a dish using fresh produce from these farmers.
The Delicious 2022. Harvey Norman Produce Awards focus on how food producers grow, grow, harvest and catch the produce they supply to Australia’s top chefs and establishments. This year’s awards also emphasize environmental sustainability, provenance, species diversity and preservation, and the importance of working with the local community. In light of this, the video discusses the future of farming, from paddock to plate.
According to Jess Lund, Senior Producer for Food and Travel at Visual Domain, “We had so much fun working on this project with Delicious. and Harvey Norman. Food plays such an important role in the lives of so many Australians, and it’s great to be able to shine a light on these producers and their incredible stories.
Says Magna Chan, head of video production at Delicious. : “The Delicious. The Harvey Norman Produce Awards are a key part of our calendar and we were delighted to work with the team at Visual Domain to champion the story of our Australian farmers and growers. We wanted to show the importance of sustainability, innovation and collaboration in the food production industry, which brings so much flavor to our plates every day. Working closely with Visual Domain, this message has been beautifully translated into meaningful video narration.
According to Krysia Bonkowski, editor-in-chief of Delicious. However, they rarely get the recognition they deserve – and that’s what makes it delicious. Harvey Norman Produce Awards so important. Visual Domain helped us capture the spirit of the awards with a beautiful execution that took us all over Australia and reminded us why #knowyourfarmer is so important.
The winners of the 2022 Delicious. Harvey Norman Produce Awards were announced in the September issue of Delicious. magazine, on sale now.
Director – Claudia Fitzgerald
Producer – Jess Lund
Director of Photography – Darren Wertheim
Film Crew – Josh Hargrave and Dave Stoelhorst
Production Coordinator – Caleb Rodda
Editor – Natasha Millist
Gerry Harvey – Co-Founder and President of Harvey Norman
Matt Moran – Australian chef and restaurateur
Luke Buchholz – Nautical Wholesale Seafood – 2022 delicious. Winner of the Harvey Norman Produce Awards
Mahlah Gray – Les Pins Kiama – 2020 delicious. Harvey Norman Produce Awards Gold Medalist
David Allison – Stix Farm – 2020 delicious. Harvey Norman Produce Awards Gold Medalist
Taylor Cullen – Head Chef – Chiswick Woollahra