Want to know the secrets of Australia’s most successful creative teams?
THE SWEET SPOT: Successful Creative Collaborations That Really Hit Home, presented by AFTRS and held in partnership with AACTA, Screen Producers Australia, the Australian Directors’ Guild and the Australian Writers’ Guild was held in the lead up to the 2018 AACTA Awards Ceremony presented by Foxtel and saw producers, writers and directors whose projects received nominations - and went on to win - across directing, producing and writing categories, came together to share their trade secrets.
First, join the creative team behind the multi AACTA Award winning television mini-series RIOT (2018) for a deep dive into the creative process when bringing a series to life on screen. Panellists include Jeffrey Walker (Director), Greg Waters (Writer), Joanna Werner (Producer – Werner Film Production), Louise Smith (Producer – Werner Film Production)
Then hear from the creative team behind the multi AACTA Award nominated feature CARGO (2018) and the winner of the AACTA Awards for Best Film and Best Directing SWEET COUNTRY (2018) to discuss the collaborative and creative process when making an ambitious feature film. Panellists include Warwick Thornton (Director, SWEET COUNTRY), Ben Howling (Director, CARGO), Yolanda Ramke (Director, CARGO), Kristina Ceyton (Producer, CARGO – Causeway Films).
Keen for more? Check out our incredible ACTORS WORKING IN HOLLYWOOD, BOLLYWOOD & CHINA discussion to gain insights into establishing international screen careers, and hear from some of the world’s best VFX Producers at our CROSS-BORDER WORLD CREATION THROUGH VFX panel at the 2019 Asia | Australia Film Forum. Book your tickets here.