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Event Cinemas George St
INDUSTRY CIRCLE: JOURNEY INTO INTERNATIONAL CO-PRODUCTION 國際合資旅程講座
INDUSTRY CIRCLE: JOURNEY INTO INTERNATIONAL CO-PRODUCTION 國際合資旅程講座 Guest Speakers： Grainne Brunsdon, Head of Content at SCREEN AUSTRALIA; Rosemary Blight, Producer of CARMEN (2023); and Corrie Chen, director of NEW GOLD MOUNTAIN.
Time & Location
21 July 2023, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm AEST
Event Cinemas George St , 505/525 George St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
About the Event
INDUSTRY CIRCLE: JOURNEY INTO INTERNATIONAL CO-PRODUCTION
Grainne Brunsdon, Head of Content at SCREEN AUSTRALIA
As Head of Content at Screen Australia, Grainne Brunsdon leads on production investment, story development, distribution support, and initiatives across Australian screen content, including feature film, television, online, documentary and games; industry development programs for above and below the line practitioners; and international initiatives.
Grainne has more than 25 years’ experience working in the creative industries, including roles at Screen NSW and Arts NSW, as well as leadership positions in international cultural relations with the British Council and arts organisations in Sydney.
As Head of Screen NSW, Grainne oversaw the state’s investment in the local screen sector, including industry development and international production incentives. Prior to this Grainne was Director of Arts Investment, Engagement and Development at Create NSW, overseeing all arts funding programs and initiatives.
Grainne在創意產也上有超過25年的從業經驗, 她曾在新南威爾士電影電視部門 (Screen NSW) 和新南威爾士藝術部門(Arts NSW) 等地方擔任不同職務, 還有在英國文化協會（British Council）的跨國文化關係上，以及雪梨的藝文團體中擔任領導職。
作為澳大利亞電影電視局的負責人, Grainne負責監督每一州對當地電影產業裡行業發展及國際製作激勵措施的投資。在這之前, Grainne也曾在Create NSW擔任藝術投資、專案及發展總監, 負責監督所有藝術項目的投資和措施。
Rosemary Blight, Producer of CARMEN (2023)
Rosemary Blight is a founding partner of Goalpost Pictures and is one of Australia’s most experienced producers. She produced BLACK SNOW, the internationally acclaimed Stan Original Series, for Sundance Now and All3 Media starring Travis Fimmel. She served as Producer for Benjamin Millepied’s debut feature film CARMEN, a drama with music and dance, with original songs by Academy-Award nominated Nicholas Britell, co-produced with Chapter 2 and starring Melissa Barrera, Academy-Award nominated Paul Mescal and Rossy de Palma. Rosemary is Executive Producer of FIVE BLIND DATES, the first Local Amazon Original feature film directed by Shawn Seet.
Her other producing credits include; Producer of I AM WOMAN, the story of Australian international singing superstar Helen Reddy, directed by Unjoo Moon; Executive Producer on Universal’s THE INVISIBLE MAN, written and directed by Leigh Whannell and starring Elisabeth Moss; and Goalpost Television revisionist western NEW GOLD MOUNTAIN for SBS and All3 Media; Producer of TOP END WEDDING, co-written and starring Miranda Tapsell and directed by Wayne Blair; Producer of the global hit THE SAPPHIRES which premiered at Cannes in 2012 and the internationally acclaimed ABC drama series CLEVERMAN, which nominated for a Peaboy Award in 2017.
Rosemary Blight，電影《卡門 》（Carmen）2023 製片人
Rosemary Blight 是 Goalpost Pictures 的合夥創始人，也是澳洲最有經驗的製片人之一。她為 Sundance Now 和 All3 Media 製作了享譽國際的原創劇集《Black Snow》，由Travis Fimmel主演。擔任導演Benjamin Millepied的首部劇情長片《Carmen》的製片人，作品融合了許多音樂與舞蹈結合，並由奧斯卡金像獎提名的Nicholas Britell創作原創歌曲。《卡門》主演包括Melissa Barrera、奧斯卡金像獎提名的Paul Mescal和Rossy de Palma。Rosemary Blight也是Shawn Seet執導的第一部本土亞馬遜原創電影《Five Blind Dates》的執行製片人。
她的其他製作作品包括： 《I Am Woman》製片人，由 Unjoo Moon 執導，講述澳洲歌唱巨星Helen Reddy的故事；擔任環球影業出品，由Leigh Whannell編劇並執導，Elisabeth Moss主演的《The Invisible Man》執行製片人；以及 SBS 和 All3 Media 的 Goalpost Television 影集《金山 New Gold Mountain》； 由Miranda Tapsell聯合編劇並主演，Wayne Blair執導的《Top End Wedding》；擔任 2012 年在坎城影展首映的《The Sapphires》製作人和國際知名的 ABC 電視劇《Cleverman》。
Corrie Chen, director of NEW GOLD MOUNTAIN.
Corrie Chen, award-winning writer/director known for her work in both drama and comedy. She recently directed the Stan Original mini-series BAD BEHAVIOUR (2023) for Matchbox Pictures, which premiered at the prestigious 2023 Berlinale in the Official Competition category. Another notable project she directed is the critically acclaimed and award-winning Goalpost/SBS mini-series NEW GOLD MOUNTAIN (2021), where she won the Australian Directors Guild Award for Best Mini-series.
Currently, Corrie is at the helm of THE ARTFUL DODGER, series for Disney+ featuring David Thewlis. Her impressive portfolio also includes directing the AACTA award-winning series WENWORTH (Fremantle/Foxtel) and all three series of the International Emmy-nominated MUSTANGS FC (Matchbox Pictures/ABC). Additionally, she has directed the SBS comedy series HOMECOMING QUEENS and has worked on numerous other shows, showcasing her versatility and storytelling prowess.
Corrie Chen's track record speaks to her talent and dedication as a writer and director, solidifying her status as a highly respected figure in the industry.