Greg Basser / Gentle Giant Media Group
Greg Basser is CEO of Gentle Giant Media Group, an independent producer of Hollywood films and China-Australia co-productions which promotes film and television production in Australia. Gentle Giant partners with major studios and independent producers, matching projects with creative and technical talent in Australia and co-producing both film and TV. Leveraging its extensive networks and contacts across Hollywood, Australia and China, Gentle Giant Media also acts as a financial mediator for creative visionaries and specifically seeks out projects best suited for production in Australia. Gentle Giant also manages co-production and co-financing funds to produce films for global audiences. Prior to founding Gentle Giant, Greg worked with the Village Roadshow Group for 33 years during which time he co-founded Village Roadshow Entertainment Group and Village Roadshow Pictures. During his almost two decades leading VREG, Greg was instrumental in the growth of the company and its expansion into financing and producing Hollywood films – 100 films were released with global box office of more than US$18 billion. His producing credits include The Whistleblower (2019), Cold War2 (2016), Passengers (2016), Concussion (2015) and Rise of the Legend (2014).
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