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NICK BATZIAS

GOOD THING PRODUCTIONS

Nick is a long standing member of the Australian film industry. At Madman Entertainment, Nick worked in the assessment, acquisition and programming of films for Australia and New Zealand. In late 2012, Nick started the Madman Production Company (MPC), as a natural evolution into production for the business. More recently, Nick has started his own venture – Good Thing Productions, absorbing the existing slate of production and development from MPC. Production is now his primary focus.

A passionate believer in film and creative development, Nick works with upcoming and established filmmakers from development and finance through to distribution. He has produced and executive produced documentaries and narrative features, as well as television series.

Nick’s production credits include feature Save Your Legs! (2012), Australia’s highest grossing feature documentary, the award winning That Sugar Film (2014) and A Month Of Sundays (2015) which had its world premiere at TIFF in 2015 as well as TV/Web Series Wastelander Panda (2013). Recent projects include documentary/narrative hybrid feature Spookers with director Florian Habicht, and feature documentaries All For One and Westwind. Nick has also Executive Produced a number of independent films and documentaries as well as television programs.

NICK BATZIAS

Founder / Managing Partner

SCREEN AGITATION AND SOCIAL IMPACT

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In the era of fake news, the authenticity of not only story-telling but FACT-telling is at stake. With independent investigative journalism under pressure, producers and more precisely, doco makers are now more than ever called on to be illuminators of truth, and have the added challenge of making this palatable and entertaining to get the […]

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