Sam has held numerous senior positions at Australian screen agencies including Development Executive at Screen Australia, and Development & Production Executive at Screen NSW, managing the creative development and delivery of projects including THE SAPPHIRES, THE DRESSMAKER, THE ROCKET and TV series including THE MOODYS and REDFERN NOW.
She is a highly sought after script editor, advising agencies, producers and companies across Australia on films such as JASPER JONES and DANCE ACADEMY: THE MOVIE. Sam has produced acclaimed shorts such as DELUGE (Winner – Jury Prize Clermont-Ferrand, SOYA Award, sold to ARTE), animation FATHER (ATOM Award, Tribeca, SBS) and short feature SO CLOSE TO HOME (Winner CRC Dendy Award) starring Kerry Fox and directed by Jessica Hobbs (PUBERTY BLUES, RIVER). In 2014 Sam joined forces with Kristina Ceyton as a partner in Causeway Films, to develop a slate of features with international partners. Sam is currently in post production on CARGO starring Martin Freeman, and financing BUOYANCY by Rodd Rathjen.Back to Speakers