Judging Panel: Lisa Duff

With numerous award-winning credits to her name Lisa Duff's producing career spans over 20 years Her feature film credits include producer of feature films Last Train to Freo Last Cab to Darwin starring Michael Caton and the Academy Award nominated Jacki Weaver and Unindian the first feature film financed by the Australia India Film Fund starring Brett Lee and Tannishtha Chatterjee

Lisa was producer of the critically acclaimed documentary Sexing the Label for SBS and theatrical release in Australia The Future Makers for Discovery Channel and a number of short TV dramas and documentaries for Australian broadcasters including drama Road for SBS and Leah Purcell's short drama Aunty Maggie amp The Womba Wakgun for the ABC's series The New Black

Lisa has completed a Masters thesis on the impact of the global film industry on Australian film making culture has a Juris Doctor degree and most recently worked as a Senior Production Investment and Development Manager at Screen Australia for 5 years overseeing feature film and TV drama projects