Pearl Tan is the founder and director of Pearly Productions, creating independent films with a focus on diversity. She was named one of the Australian Financial Review and Westpac 100 Women of Influence in 2016 and delivered a TEDx talk on reimagining diversity in 2017. She held the position of Co-Chair of the Equity Diversity Committee for two years, and sits on board for the Media Entertainment and Arts Alliance (MEAA). She is a Senior Lecturer in Directing at the Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS) and presents for ABC Radio. She is a National Institute of Dramatic Art acting graduate, and holds a communications degree from Edith Cowan University and a master’s degree in commerce from the University of Sydney which she completed on a Business Leader Postgraduate Scholarship.
Founder & Director