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Olivia Olley

Olivia is the producer and co-owner of the Newcastle-based production company, Good Eye Deer. Since joining in 2012, the company has won numerous national and international awards for the production of TV commercials, brand-films and educational videos.

In 2017, Olivia wrote and produced the short film “One.” for the SEED Regional Shorts program via Create NSW and the ABC. (Currently airing on iView).That year, she also developed a half-hour comedy project with the Skit-Box team via a Screen NSW early development grant.

Olivia’s career began in 2006 as a runner at a post-production house in London. Here, she produced several independent short films before moving to Melbourne to complete a BA in screenwriting and media production. In 2011, she graduated with honours in documentary production. Her breakthrough 2010 piece Hookedscreened at multiple festivals, including the St Kilda Film Festival where she was Finalist for Best Short Documentary.

Olivia’s goal is to produce high-concept entertainment content. She is currently working with Good Eye Deer’screative partner, Gavin Banks to develop the company’s slate and build a collaborative, creative team. Good Eye Deer’s development slate currently includes factual and scripted projects.

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