Jennie Hughes

Screen Territory - Director

Jennie Hughes is currently Director, Screen Territory. Prior to this Jennie worked for SBS where she was Chair of the Gender Equality Committee; CEO New York Film Academy; COO Screen Queensland (securing San Andreas and Unbroken to film in the state); Festival Director, Brisbane International Film Festival; Executive Director – Open Channel;  Head of Programming Ovation Channel and Executive VP Macquarie Filmed Investments where she managed three funds totalling $65.2 million which was subsequently invested in $100 million of Australian screen production.

She was Paramount Pictures’ licensing agent and Executive Producer of award-winning feature films Gettin’ Square and Dirty Deeds. She is currently a member of the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and former Board member of the Australian Film Institute/AACTA and Central Coast Arts Centre.  Jennie has participated in screen industry reviews and was the Chair of the Investment Committee on the Australian Government’s Strategy Industry Leaders Group on Digital Content.

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