Speaker Details

Full Name
Edwina Waddy
Company
Roadshow Films
Job Title
Australian Production Executive
Biography
Edwina is responsible for assessing and developing all Australian and NZ projects for theatrical release. Prior to this she ran programming and strategy for ABC2 then ABC COMEDY across television and iview. Edwina was previously a Commissioning Editor and Development Producer for ABC Factual and Documentaries, and spent a number of years with the Specialist Factual Department at Channel Four UK. She began her career working with writers, directors, designers and actors at talent agencies including William Morris Agency UK (now WME), Curtis Brown UK, and HLA Australia. Recently released and upcoming Australian titles include The Dry, Penguin Bloom, Go!, Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears, Rams, The Drover’s Wife: The Legend of Molly Johnson, Blueback and Seriously Red.
Roundtable topic
Making Australian Feature Films with Roadshow.
Ready, Steady, Pitch! topic
Roadshow Films is a proud supporter of the Australian film industry with a rich history of bringing highly successful theatrical releases to the Australian and NZ market. Recent titles include THE DRY, PENGUIN BLOOM, RAMS, MISS FISHER AND THE CRYPT OF TEARS and GO!. We’re looking for stories with broad appeal for a wide theatrical release.
Country (Address)
Australia
Edwina Waddy