David graduated from the Victorian College of the Arts in 2000 where he managed to achieve every film student’s dream – having his graduate piece selected for the Academy Awards as well as numerous other festivals on the international circuit. His short film ‘Closer’ also went on to achieve international success, nominated for the Palm d’Or at the 57th Cannes Film Festival.

David's skills were honed in New Zealand , before returning to Australia in 2008 where he continued building on his impressive body of work.

David's reel includes work for some of the world’s top brands, including AMP, Medibank, Dettol, Berri, Sanitarium, The Red Cross and Moccona (to name a few). 

Rittey merges beautifully crafted cinematic imagery with documentary filmmaking techniques, and authentic performances from both actors and non-actors.