Portrait of Katrina Sedgwick

Katrina Sedgwick

Katrina Sedgwick is the director and CEO of the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI). Previously, she has been the head of arts for ABC TV and ABC Arts online, and the founding director and CEO of the Adelaide Film Festival.

From 2002 to 2011, as founding director/CEO of the biennial Adelaide Film Festival, Katrina initiated the AFF Investment Fund – which supported 47 Australian productions encompassing a multi-award-winning slate of features, documentaries, shorts, cross platform and installation works.

She has an extensive background as a performer, creative producer and festival director. She was a producer for the Adelaide Festival of Arts (1996, 1998, 2000) and the artistic director of Come Out ‘99 and Adelaide Fringe 2002. She has been a board member of Chunky Move, Australian Children’s Television Foundation, Art Gallery of SA and was chair of the South Australian Youth Arts Board.