Peter Ireland

2019 Judge


Opening Act Films



Short bio

Pete Ireland is an award-winning film producer, writer and director from Sydney, Australia. His films have been selected for Australian Academy-accredited, FIAPF-accredited and Oscar-accredited film festivals; broadcast on television in Australia and Europe (Channel 7Two, ABC, OUTTv); and screened in many other film festivals in Australia and overseas. In 2015 Pete’s short animated documentary, Chip, was recognised at the AACTA Awards and he was selected for Screen NSW’s Emerging Producer Placement. In 2019 Pete was selected for Berlinale Talents as a Producer. Pete is also a producer member of the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA).