Ivan Hexter

2020 Judge


With Direction Media



Short bio

After graduating from Swinburne Film & Television School/VCA (Dip Art Film & TV), Ivan worked with many prominent Melbourne film production companies across numerous studio and location settings.

He assisted in the making of scores of commercials, documentaries and several feature films. Ivan formed the production company With Direction Media, offering script to screen media services to the corporate and television sectors.

In television, Ivan has primarily written, produced and directed content on social, arts, health and lifestyle subjects, primarily for ABC television. Programs Ivan has created have been recognised through significant national and international screen awards for production excellence.