Margaret McVeigh

2018 JUDGE

Role / Organisation

Senior Lecturer / Head – Screenwriting and Screen Studies
Griffith Film School, Griffith University



Short Bio

Dr Margaret McVeigh PhD is a senior lecturer and Head of Screenwriting and Screen Studies at Griffith Film School. She has an industry background in publishing, video production and education. Margaret has worked in the film and TV industries in Australia and the UK, including as commissioning editor at John Wiley & Sons Publishers and as writer and education reviewer at ABC Splash. She is co-director with Peter Hegedus of the documentary The Making of Away (2015) and has previously been funded by Screen QLD for script development of the feature film Shortchanged and the short film Urban Girl.