speaker-info

BRUNA PAPANDREA

MAKE MOVIES – US

PRODUCER, MAKE MOVIES

Bruna Papandrea runs her own film and tv production banner in the US and Australia called Make Movies. Prior to that she launched and operated the production banner PACIFIC STANDARD with Reese Witherspoon.

Pacific Standard acquired and produced the bestselling books WILD by Cheryl Strayed starring Reese Witherspoon. directed by Jean Marc Vallee and GONE GIRL by Gillian Flynn, directed by David Fincher. WILD garnered two Oscar nominations and GONE GIRL has made over 300 million worldwide and HOT PURSUIT, a comedy Starring Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara.

Bruna recently executive produced the limited series BIG LITTLE LIES starring Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley and Laura Dern for HBO. Adapted by David E Kelly from the bestselling novel by Liane Moriarty and directed by Jean Marc Vallee the series will debut in February 2017.

Papandrea produced the Summit Entertainment box office hit WARM BODIES through her company MAKE MOVIES.

She was president of Michael London’s Groundswell Productions , and served as a producer at Anthony Minghella and Sydney Pollack’s Mirage Enterprises for many years.

Papandrea’s producing credits also include Andrew Jarecki’s ALL GOOD THINGS, Noam Murro’s SMART PEOPLE and Jonathan Teplitzky’s BETTER THAN SEX.

She also executive produced the highly acclaimed MILK from Gus Van Sant.

BRUNA PAPANDREA

PRODUCER, MAKE MOVIES – US

In Conversation with BRUNA PAPANDREA

Conference Halls 1 & 2, Level 2

Bruna Papandrea runs her own film and tv production banner in the US and Australia called Make Movies. Prior to that she launched and operated the production banner PACIFIC STANDARD with Reese Witherspoon. Pacific Standard acquired and produced the bestselling books WILD by Cheryl Strayed starring Reese Witherspoon. directed by Jean Marc Vallee and GONE GIRL by Gillian Flynn, […]

In Conversation
READ MORE

SPA Connect Roundtables provide you with the opportunity to meet leading local and international guests in a relaxed and informal environment. Each guest heads a table and talks about their organisation and their role, current industry trends and the types of projects currently being commissioned or financed. Each roundtable will run for 25 minutes and will […]

Meeting & Pitching
READ MORE

ROUNDTABLES

Market Hall 2

SPA Connect Roundtables provide you with the opportunity to meet leading local and international guests in a relaxed and informal environment. Each guest heads a table and talks about their organisation and their role, current industry trends and the types of projects currently being commissioned or financed. Each roundtable will run for 25 minutes and will […]

Meeting & Pitching
READ MORE

An in-house presentation of ABC’s Q&A. Q&A is about democracy in action – the audience asks the questions. It doesn’t matter who you are, or where you’re from – everyone can interact with our panel. Q&A is all about encouraging people to engage and today it’s about our industry and where it’s going. You now […]

Plenary
READ MORE