Sabina Finnern has been appointed to the new position of Manager Marketing at the Australian Film Commission (AFC).
Sabina has been the AFC's Manager, International Market Development, for the last three years, staging a number of strategic Australian film and TV events in Europe, South Africa and Latin America and has represented the AFC at a range of international festivals and markets. She previously held the position of Operations Manager for Beyond Films.
Sabina was born and raised in the Black Forest region of Germany. She completed her film studies at the Fachhochschule in Stuttgart but has spent the last 12 years living in Australia.
The role of Marketing Manager, which is located within the Film Development and Marketing Branch of the AFC, is to develop strategic marketing initiatives for Australian film, television and interactive media in international and domestic markets, including the co-ordination of the AFC's presence at international film and television festivals and markets