Appointed Screenwest Inc Board 23 May 2016; Commenced Screenwest (Australia) Ltd Board July 2017; Term expires 30 June 2022.
Mr Menzies is a Melbourne based partner of law firm Marshalls and Dent, and has worked in the film industry for over 30 years, on more than 500 productions. His executive producer credits include Malcolm (1985), Death in Brunswick (1990), Two Hands (1999), The Tracker (2002), Ten Canoes (2006), Mary and Max (2009), Red Dog (2011), 100 Bloody Acres (2012), Son of a Gun (2013), Charlie’s Country (2013) and Red Dog True Blue (2016).
His legal work included Muriel’s Wedding (1994), Ned Kelly (2002), The Proposition (2005), Clubland (2007), Death Defying Acts (2007), Red Dog (2011), The Sapphires (2012) and Lion (2016).
Mr Menzies’ previous board memberships have included Film Victoria, Screen Tasmania, South Australian Film Corporation and Melbourne International Film Festival.
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