MIFF PREMIERE FUND
A former Australian reporter for international publication Variety, Mark Woods is the Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF) Industry Director. In this role he manages the film co-financing event 37ºSouth Market (Australia’s only film market at a film festival) and emerging director workshop Accelerator Lab as well as serving as Executive Producer of MIFF Premiere Fund (whose 65+ projects include feature documentaries The Songkeepers, Putuparri & The Rainmakers, The Family, Electric Boogaloo, The Eulogy, Aim High In Creation, Not Quite Hollywood, Celebrity: Dominick Dunne, Bastardy, Rock N Roll Nerd and The Coming Back Out Ball Movie, plus narrative feature films Acute Misfortune, Balibo, Bran Nue Dae, Blessed, Downriver, Paper Planes, These Final Hours and The Turning).
Mark will be co-hosting a Roundtable with Eddie Coupe on “The ins and outs of the MIFF Premiere Fund”.
Ready, Steady, Pitch!
Mark and Eddie are seeking the following pitches: