Screen Australia – Hot Desk West - Information & Cultural Exchange

Screen Australia – Hot Desk West

Screen Australia is partnering with I.C.E offering free meetings with Screen Australia staff. Screen Australia is a Federal Government agency charged with supporting Australian screen development, production and promotion. Screen Australia staff will be available on a rotating basis for monthly face-to-face meetings at Information and Cultural Exchange in Parramatta, from October 2016. If you’re a professional or emerging screenwriter, producer or filmmaker working in Western Sydney, you can book a meeting with Screen Australia staff, to build relationships with the agency, get first-hand advice about your projects in development and funding opportunities and pathways.

Screen Australia staff will be at Information and Cultural Exchange, 8 Victoria Rd, Parramatta, on the following days:


  • Wednesday 22 March – Nathalie Peter-Contesse – Development Team
  • Wednesday 19 April – Alyssa Orvis – Documentary Team
  • Wednesday 17 May – Justin Donoghue – Development Executive


Justin Donoghue
Justin has 18 years international industry experience working across development, production and distribution. In London he worked on projects for Hallmark Entertainment, Channel Four Films, Channel Five, Downtown Pictures and Kudos Film and Television.  He has worked on the development and production of a diverse slate of feature films in the UK, Europe and South Africa. In 2011 he returned to Australia and joined Screen NSW as a Development and Production Executive, focusing on feature film development, the Aurora script development program, television and interactive projects. He has been a Development Executive at Screen Australia since the end of 2014 where he works in the Development department across all of their story and talent development initiatives.



  • Wednesday 12 Oct 2016, 10am to 6pm
  • Wednesday 16 Nov 2016, 10am to 6pm
  • Thursday 8 Dec 2016, 10am to 6pm


30-minute and 1-hour meetings available. Bookings are essential.


If you would like to book or for more information about Hot Desk West, you can get in contact with Barry Gamba at ICE for more details:
Barry Gamba
Producer, Screen Cultures
Information and Cultural Exchange [I.C.E.]
T: 02 9897 5744 | Direct: 02 8821 9158



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