ESSENTIAL MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT
Chris Hilton is one of Australia’s most prolific and award-winning factual producer / directors who has made films across a broad spectrum of subjects for the world’s major broadcasters. Chris’ recent Executive Producer credits include: Afghanistan: Inside Australia’s War(winner of the 2016 NSW Premier’s History Award Media Prize), Todd Sampson’s Body Hack, The Real Mary Poppins, Australia: The Time Traveller’s Guide, My Brother the Serial Killer, A Traveller’s Guide to the Planets, Miracles, The Voyage of the Courtesans, Seduction in the City, and the 2013 Real Screen Award nominated The Grammar of Happiness. Chris serves as a Documentary Councilor for Screen Producers Australia and won the 2014 Stanley Hawes Award for his outstanding contribution to the documentary industry in Australia.
Chris is hosting a Roundtable on “Who is Essential Media Group and what are the challenges faced by Australian production companies? How is Essential Media adapting to changes in the market both locally and internationally?”.
CEO / Executive Producer