Cieron Cody is a development and production executive with experience overseeing extensive slates across feature film, documentary, broadcast drama, children’s content, innovation, games, VR and more. His experience encompasses a wide range of development and production grant/investment programs as well as initiatives designed to advance concepts, elevate talent and build business within the marketplace.

In 2017 Cieron departed Screen Queensland as Vice President of Development and Production supporting the creative and commercial outcomes of a diverse range of content. Delighting audiences from a local to global scale Cieron has supported a range of award-winning projects with some of Australia’s and the world’s most recognised market players and talent.

As Commissioning Editor for NITV Cieron works closely with Australia’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island people alongside the broader screen sector to elevate compelling Indigenous perspectives that inform, educate and entertain.


Cieron is hosting a Roundtable on “Indigenous content with a focus on family & children”.

Ready, Steady, Pitch!

We are looking for Indigenous-authored content for Indigenous audiences. We commission children’s, factual, documentary, digital content. We commission series, one offs as well as shortform documentaries. We commission more factual than any other genre.


Commissioning Editor

Marshall Heald, Director of TV and Online, In Conversation with Paul McIntyre, Media & Marketing Journalist then joined by SBS Commissioning team. PRODUCER Nicky Ruscoe, Development Producer, ABC