Session details

Movie Magic: Unveiling Australian Feature Animation

Animated features have evolved into a cornerstone of entertainment, enchanting audiences across generations with their vibrant narratives and visually mesmerising universes. This discussion will dive into what sets Australian productions apart within the global entertainment landscape and the challenges and opportunities for producers looking to succeed in this space. We'll explore the unique storytelling, cultural richness, and visual distinctiveness that define animated films, drawing audiences in with their unparalleled charm and innovation.


Moreover, we'll delve into the crucial relationship between creativity and financing in this industry. How does the creative vision become the driving force for both audiences and investors? What mechanisms support this delicate balance between artistic ingenuity, financial viability, and audience engagement? Welcome to an enriching conversation that promises insights into the magic behind the scenes of animated storytelling.


Session produced by Georgia Kinninmont - Flying Bark Productions & Suzanne Ryan - SLR Productions

Moderated by Barbara Stephen - Flying Bark Productions

Julia Adams Sophie Byrne Greg Denning Barbara Stephen
Wednesday, March 20, 2024
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM (AEST)
Location Name
Event Centre - Southport 1&2
Brought to you by
Australian Children's Television Foundation