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Q&A will be hosted by Maxine Williamson.
Maxine Williamson has worked in the local and international film industries for 26 years. A specialist in AP cinema, Maxine was influential as Associate Producer in establishing at ground level (2007), the Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA, 70-country pan-regional film awards), rising to Film Director (2009 – 2017), finishing after its 10th edition. Director of the Brisbane Asia Pacific Film Festival (2014-2016) and Co-Director of the 23rd Brisbane International Film Festival, 2018. Associate Producer, documentary series Scene by Scene: Films and Filmmakers of Asia Pacific broadcast globally on CNN International for four years. Asia Pacific Consultant for Turkey’s Antalya Film Forum for five years. Board Member of Turkey’s, Sabanci Foundation Short Film Competition; Advisory Board member, Crime and Punishment International Film Festival, Istanbul and Ambassador, Mongolian Film Academy. Worked in quality, arthouse exhibition/distribution sector for 10-years (1996-2007), rising to General Manager, Dendy Cinemas, Brisbane. Mid-career transitioned to international co-productions with a five-feature slate (India, Turkey, Afghanistan, Italy) With the support of Screen Qld, an feature Indian documentary is in post-production. Has been a Jury member on many international juries and delivered numerous Masterclasses at international festivals. A member of NETPAC – Network for the Promotion of Asian Cinema, APN – Asia Producer’s Network and the Asia Pacific Screen Academy.