Geoff Brown, the long-time executive director of the Screen Producers Association of Australia, died this week, age 65.
Latest funding cuts are in addition to last year's reductions, expected to hit film, TV funding.
Regulatory and finance body had been without full time head for nine months.
Screen Australia has hired high profile executive Richard Harris to be head of its new 'business and audience development department'. Harris is currently CEO of the state funding body South…
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Games funding ended.
SPA says auditors' recommendations are 'disproportionate'.
Producers react angrily to government proposals