Joost den Hartog
Media Industry Facilitator / Business Development / Factual Content Specialist
- Adelaide, Australia South Australia
- [email protected]
I am an industry facilitator, with a strong drive to create opportunities for creative businesses in the field of screen based entertainment. Over the last 15 years I have worked in the documentary sector, running markets, conferences and industry organisations, building innovative programs to assist the creative screen production industry with development and growth. I have a strong interest in entrepreneurship, network building and tech innovations. I have an advanced understanding of Internet platforms and economies, and the opportunities media convergence brings. My Master's research and thesis focussed on the effects of digitisation on the screen content production sector.
Responsible for direction setting and governance of a not for profit, membership organisation
Thesis Title: The Third Phase; the effects of digitisation on the screen content production sector. The economic effects of media convergence.
European Media Executive Leadership Program
Social and Cultural Anthropology
I have been a jury members for major film festivals and all main Australian industry awards, including the Logies and the Australian Academy Awards (AACTA). I am a project assessor for the South Australian Film Corporation and the New Zealand Film Commission. I am a contributor to Sight and Sound Magazine 'best documentaries of all times'.