SA Film Corporation

Annabelle Sheehan


Annabelle Sheehan is the Chief Executive Officer, South Australian Film Corporation and commenced her role in February 2015.  Annabelle has longstanding experience as a Chief Executive and Senior Executive in the Australian screen industry.  She has most recently been the Director, Production Investment and Acting Chief Executive- Production for ScreenWest where she oversaw production investment and business development programs and policy. From 2003 to 2013, Ms Sheehan was the CEO and Senior Agent at RGM Artist Group (RGM), a major Australian talent agency representing Australia's leading artists in film, television, theatre and radio. Prior to joining RGM, she was Head of the Film and Television division at Australia’s peak national production education centre – The Australian Film, Television and Radio School (AFTRS) for six years. Her career began in post-production from which she has an extensive list of credits, nominations and awards for her work on feature films such as Dead Calm, Mad Max 3, The Piano, Fearless and Portrait of a Lady. She holds a Master of Arts in Cinema Studies from New York University. Her Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Graduate Diploma in Education were gained at the University of Technology Sydney. She has written numerous articles about the screen production sector and has presented at conferences in Australia, the USA and China.