Joel Pearlman is the CEO of Roadshow Films and is responsible for the distribution of Roadshow’s film and television content as well as Roadshow’s investments and distribution of Australian film and television productions. Additionally, Joel was an Executive Producer on the recent Australian box office successes THE DRY and PENGUIN BLOOM. Joel has also served on the boards of The Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF), The Melbourne International Comedy Festival, The Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) and the Motion Picture Distributor’s Association of Australia (MPDAA). Roadshow Films has also partnered with John and Dan Edwards to form Roadshow Rough Diamond. RRD’s television credits include ROMPER STOMPER, BUMP Season 1 and 2. Roadshow Rough Diamond is currently in production on BUMP Season 3. Roadshow Films upcoming Australian slate includes THE DROVERS WIFE THE LEGEND OF MOLLY JOHNSON directed by Leah Purcell, SERIOUSLY RED directed by Gracie Otto and BLUEBACK directed by Robert Connolly as well as the recently announced THE NEW BOY starring Cate Blanchett and directed by Warwick Thornton.