Be inspired by the biggest names in the business
Keynote and headline speakers include local and international innovative thinkers and globally celebrated film and television executives. Previous headline speakers include Paula Wagner (Mission: Impossible I, II & III, Vanilla Sky, War Of The Worlds), Dana Brunetti (House Of Cards, 50 Shades Of Grey, The Social Network, Captain Phillips), Beau Willimon (House Of Cards), Emile Sherman (The King’s Speech), Eric Fellner (Les Miserables), Gale Anne Hurd (The Walking Dead, The Terminator, Aliens, Armageddon), George Lucas (Star Wars), Gillian Armstrong (Little Women, Oscar And Lucinda), Matthew Weiner (Mad Men, The Sopranos). Rene Balcer (Law & Order: Criminal Intent), Robert Towne (Chinatown), Roy Lee (The Lego Movie, The Departed, The Ring, The Grudge), Saul Zaentz (The English Patient, One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest), Sydney Pollack (The Talented Mr Ripley, The Quiet American) and Ted Hope (Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind). Click to explore our speakers from 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 and 2010.
A highlight of SCREEN FOREVER is the annual Hector Crawford Memorial Lecture, the major public statement of the screen and broadcasting industries given by and esteemed and highly respected media and entertainment figure each year at SCREEN FOREVER. Past lectures have been presented by John Edwards, Phillip Adams AO, Kim Williams AM, Harold Mitchell AC, Gillian Armstrong and Lachlan Murdoch.