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SUE MASTERS

SBS TV - AU

HEAD OF SCRIPTED, SBS TV

Sue Masters is one of Australia’s most acclaimed producers and executive producers and has won all Australia’s film and television awards as well as a multiplicity of international honours. She has been Head of Drama for ABC TV and was responsible for several series of Seachange, Something in the Air, Grass Roots and Changi during the 1990s, and in 2000 to 2009 was Head of Drama for Network Ten during the production of Secret Life of Us, White Collar Blue, Mary Bryant, Tripping Over and many high end mini-series and series.

Most recently Sue has Executive Produced Serangoon Road, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries and The Secret River for the ABC, and in 2010 Executive Produced The Circuit Series 2 for SBS.

Before producing Prisoner, Brides of Christ, Paper Man and multiple seasons of G.P. Sue was a writer on the US series The Loveboat after a Specialist Traineeship at the BBC. As a writer, script and story editor, Sue has worked on hundreds of hours of Australia’s finest dramas and in 2011 wrote and produced the documentary feature, Fighting Fear. Sue joined SBS as Executive Producer for Drama in August 2014. Her first drama for SBS The Principal, aired in October 2015, with Benjamin Law’s comedy The Family Law previewing in January 2016. Blackfella Films Deep Water 4×1 hour drama TX in October 2016.

SUE MASTERS

HEAD OF SCRIPTED, SBS TV - AU

Pitching Market – READY STEADY PITCH!

Market Hall 2, Ground Floor

In five quick minutes you need to pitch your project to television Network Executives and receive constructive feedback before the bell goes and you’re on your way. Bookings are essential. Hannah Barnes – General Manager Lifestyle, Foxtel Steve Bibb – Head of Factual, ABC Theirry Bled – Executive Producer, Discovery Networks Jon Casimir – Head of Entertainment, ABC Warren Clarke – Development Executive, Matchbox Pictures Neal Downward – […]

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Meet The Buyer: SBS TELEVISION

Meeting Rooms 12 & 13, Level 1

Local and international Development Executives, Commissioning Editors, Programmers and Controllers will provide insight into their schedules, outline their own production priorities and explain how Australian producers can best work with them. Find out at Meet The Buyer what content Network Executives are seeking and why, what audiences they’re trying to attract, and how they prefer to […]

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ROUNDTABLES

Market Hall 2

SPA Connect Roundtables provide you with the opportunity to meet leading local and international guests in a relaxed and informal environment. Each guest heads a table and talks about their organisation and their role, current industry trends and the types of projects currently being commissioned or financed. Each roundtable will run for 25 minutes and will […]

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