Exec changes at Screen Australia

07 February, 2014 by Don Groves

Annaliese Zuzarte started this week as Screen Australia’s Media and Public Affairs Manager, taking over from Teri Calder who held the post for three and a half years.

After a sabbatical Calder is rejoining the agency on April 1 as acting Distribution Manager for six months, filling in for Anthony Grundy who is taking extended leave.


Zuzarte has lengthy experience as a publicist in the screen industry, including stints at NixCo, Tropfest, ABC and SBS.

As acting Distribution Manager Calder will work with distribution consultant Jonathan Chissick in managing Screen Australia’s P&A fund; liaise with the production investment team on marketing budgets;  assist filmmakers, distributors and sales agents on the marketing of films in which the agency is an investor; and manage its presence at the Australian International Movie Convention.