Ana is a director/producer and runs the Sydney-based production company indiVisual films. She holds a Masters in Film from the US and has lived/worked in many different parts of the world including Germany, India, West Africa, Canada and Australia – which has been her home for the past twelve years.
From mainstream Bollywood cinema, TV shows and commercials, to National Geographic Channel and ABC TV, Ana has experience working across drama as well as documentary. She created the Diversity in Australian Media Facebook community ten years ago and is an advocate for diversity, equity and inclusion. She spearheaded the Media Mentorship for Women program, was a finalist for the NSW Woman of the Year Award, and presently serves on the WIFT Australia Board and the NOW Australia committee.
In 2015, she was selected by Screen Australia for the ‘Ones to Watch’ producers and recently participated in the Screen Australia Developing the Developer program. This year Ana was selected for the Screen Australia Talent Plus program, which involved a three-month attachment at See-Saw Films and mentorship with Emile Sherman (Kings Speech, Lion). Currently, Ana is creating a development hub at indiVisual films to generate a diverse slate of film and TV projects.Back to Speakers