Caroline has worked for over fifteen years in the film and theatre industries as a writer, director, assistant director, script editor, and over the better part of the past ten years, as a script development executive in a variety of contexts. From 1998 -2001 she was a Creative Executive at Fox Australia; between 2001 and 2002 she was the Head of Development for Nice Pictures in Sydney, and most recently she spent four years as the Head of Development at the New Zealand Film Commission. Since leaving the NZFC in August 2007, she has been lecturing part-time in the Film & Television Department at Auckland University, as well as consulting on a variety of scripts and projects.
Script to Screen is excited to announce the eight filmmakers who have won a place on the inaugural FilmUp Mentorship Programme. The initiative is the first of its kind in New Zealand and gives writers, directors and producers who have already demonstrated considerable talent and tenacity, the chance to learn from some of the best in the business.... Read more
Watch this highlight from producer Bridget Ikin and screenwriter Anthony McCarten from the opening panel discussion at BSS 2015... Read more
September 10, 2013
Join us to hear Madeleine Sami and Tom Sainsbury talk to chair Leanne Saunders about the relationship between acting and writing, co-writing and developing the new characters for season two.... Read more