Alicia began her career as a journalist, producer and presenter on documentary and music programs for Radio National and triple j in Australia and the BBC in London. She produced her first feature Honeymooner (Edinburgh 2010) before co-founding Optimism Film with Melanie Coombs and producing Graceful Girls (People’s Choice for Best Documentary MIFF 2015) and The Death & Life Of Otto Bloom (opened MIFF 2016). Her most recent credits include Executive/Co-Executive Producer on features Farewell Amor (Sundance 2020), The Sound of Silence (Sundance 2019) and Before You Know It (Sundance 2019). She is currently the Head of Content Investment at VicScreen.
SCREEN FOREVER is proudly supported by the Queensland Government, through Screen Queensland.
Screen Producers Australia respectfully acknowledges the people of the Yugambeh language region, the traditional owners of the lands on which we met. We thank the traditional custodians for welcoming us all onto their lands.
We acknowledge and pay respects to them and all their descendants both past and present. We also acknowledge the many Aboriginal people from other regions as well as Torres Strait and South Sea Islander people who now live in the local area and have made an important contribution to the community.