Bessie – Productions Coordinator
Bessie Byrne is a Social Impact Documentary Filmmaker with experience in a diverse range of media roles. She is a long term environmental activist and advocate for social justice. She first became interested in documentary as a vehicle for change when doing her undergraduate in communications and has since worked on a variety of documentaries that challenge mainstream perceptions
She is the producer of the documentary Tunnel Vision (2016, Aus) which looked at how people power can make a difference. She was previously one of the organisers of The Environmental Film Festival of Australia and currently volunteers with Brunswick Friends of Forests and as an Impact Producer for independent documentaries.