Greer Simpkin

Producer

Greer Simpkin joined Bunya Productions as Producer and Head of Television in March 2015 after many years working in editorial and production roles in broadcasting – ABC (Australia) and Channel 4 (UK). 

Since joining Bunya, Greer has produced the award-winning television drama series  Mystery Road (series 1 and 2) and the award-winning feature films  Sweet Country  and  Goldstone.  Greer was an Executive Producer on the feature film  Jasper Jones.  She was a producer on the feature film, High Ground, starring Simon Baker which screened in a Gala Presentation at the 2020 Berlin Film Festival. Greer is currently producing Ivan Sen’s Loveland and Leah Purcell’s The Drovers Wife. 

Greer has also produced a number of documentaries  including The Troublesome Priest  for the ABC, the VR film  Every King Tide  for SBS and the drama/doc series  Blue Water Empire for the ABC as well as the feature documentary  Sanctuary,  which received a Special Mention and came fourth place in the Audience Award at the 2019 Sydney Film Festival.   She is currently producing the feature documentary  The Leadership  (one of 6 Good Pitch Australia finalists in 2016).   

Greer was Deputy Head of Fiction at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation for 5 years, where she was instrumental in commissioning  a large slate of new dramas and narrative comedies and was  an  Executive Producer of  The Code,  The Secret River,  Parer’s War,  Serangoon Road  and  Hiding. 

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