Speaker

Amanda Millar

Reporter / Director / Producer

Amanda Millar has over 30 years of journalism experience, much of it involving current affairs programmes. En route she has won almost 20 awards, including Qantas Media Awards for Best Current Affairs Reporter three times and Best Interviewer for seven years out of eight.

In 2018 Amanda’s first feature film, Celia debuted at the NZ International Film Festival. Amanda directed and produced  the film  about  author, speaker and social advocate, Celia Lashlie. It took three and a-half years,and despite the challenges of having "no money, and no broadcaster “ it became one of the biggest box office successes at this year’s festival. It si scheduled for general release in February, 2019.

 


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