John Godfrey (AUS)
Head of Unscripted
SBS

JOHN GODFREY worked for 10 years in UK, series/exec producing for Channel 4/BBC2.

He has been in Australia 17 years, was Head of SBS Documentaries and is now Head of SBS Unscripted, overseeing documentaries, factual entertainment, food and entertainment. He has been responsible for some of SBS’s highest rating and best known shows including Go Back To Where You Came From, First Contact, Struggle Street, and Filthy Rich And Homeless.


SBS is an Australian public broadcaster with a specific Charter and purpose to explore and promote cultural diversity


CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR: Factual/documentary series

STYLE: Creative Doc, Hybrid, Observational documentary, Presenter Led/Participatory

GENRES: Crime, Factual Entertainment, Gender, History, Human Interest, Indigenous, Politics, Race, Religion and Ethics, Social Issues

FORMAT:Feature, Single/One-off, Series, Format, 30’, 52’/60’, 70+ mins