Screenwest has welcomed Franziska Wagenfeld to the Development and Production team.
Franziska joins Screenwest to assist in the management of factual projects until a new Factual Executive is appointed.
Franziska has been working in the Australian film industry as a producer and an educator for over two decades. Franziska was Development and Investment Manager at Film Victoria, managed the Victorian office of AFTRS, and was an Executive Producer at Open Channel Productions.
As an independent film-producer, her credits include feature films, documentaries, short films and one-off television dramas., including independent feature film PLAYING FOR CHARLIE and Australian feature film IRRESISTIBLE, starring Susan Sarandon, Sam Neill and Emily Blunt.
Originally from West Berlin, Franziska studied documentary filmmaking in San Francisco and has a degree in Sociology.