SCREEN PRODUCERS AUSTRALIA
Matthew Deaner is the Chief Executive Officer of Screen Producers Australia, a national organization that unites the screen industry to campaign for a healthy commercial environment. We support the interests of businesses, large and small, in their production of feature films, television programs, interactive content and games across all genres and formats.
Matthew oversees all aspects of Screen Producers Australia’s advocacy work, industrial negotiations, events and operational issues. He also works closely with our Council to set the strategic direction of the organisation as well as identify and execute new business development opportunities. Matthew brings a wealth of knowledge to Screen Producers Australia with his experience as a lawyer in both Sydney and London and in senior policy and strategy positions with Screen Australia and the Australian Subscription Television and Radio Association.
Michelle Guthrie joined the ABC as Managing Director in May 2016. She has led the national broadcaster in a new strategic direction with a clear focus on maintaining its relevance and delivering great Australian content in a fast-changing, fragmented and increasingly global media market. In March 2017 Michelle announced a major cultural and structural transformation […]
Canada and Australia share many synergies and an active appetite for co-productions is a shared taste. We hear from leaders in the Canadian and Australian screen industry on how to yield creative collaborations and leverage commercial opportunities. Speakers: Mark Bishop – CO-CEO/EP, Marblemedia Scott Garvie – SVP, Business & Legal Affairs, Shaftesbury Films Ira Levy -Executive Producer/Partner, Breakthrough […]