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In Conversation with Helen Bowden (AUS)

In Conversation with Helen Bowden (AUS)


Join us for our first Writer’s Room of the year as producer Philippa Campbell (Top of the Lake, Rain) talks to kiwi-born producer Helen Bowden (Matchbox Pictures) about her experience developing high-end television drama in Australia. The discussion will delve into the development process from genesis to production, and how to find and make a story that will work both for the local network and for the international market.

Helen will draw on her breadth of experience as a producer including her latest Australian 6 part mini series Devil’s Playground, tele-feature Underground following Assange’s early life and Emmy-nominated eight-part drama series The Slap (2011).

Stay afterward for a slice of pizza on us and a drink.

Tuesday 25 February, drinks 7pm, talk 7:30-8:30pm, The Classic, 321 Queen St.

NZ-born Helen Bowden is a principal of Matchbox Pictures and founding partner.

Helen’s full bio here.


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