Julie Hanna (AUS)
Manager Factual

ABC Factual commissions programming for ABC main channel, ABC2 and iview.

Recent commissions include Back In Time for Dinner, Anh’s Brush with Fame, Tick F**king Tock (the story of the Doug Anthony Allstars), Aftermath: Beyond Black Saturday, Old People’s Home for 4 year Olds, Ask The Doctor and Silent No More. Julie has worked extensively as an Executive Producer, Series Producer and Director across a wide range of genres. Before starting at the ABC, Julie was KEO Films Australia as Head of Development and Series Producer for “Bullied”.

Julie worked as an Executive Producer for ITV Studios – Australia, across a broad range of programmes including factual, lifestyle, entertainment, comedy and long form documentaries. Julie is passionate about exploring stories that examine social issues and push the boundaries with innovative storytelling techniques.


CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR: Factual content that can push the boundaries and contributes to our national conversation.

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

GENRES: Biographies, Crime, Culture, Environment, Factual Entertainment, History, Human Interest, Social Justice

FORMAT: Series, Single/One-off, Specials, Format, 30’, 52’/60’, Multiplatform

SUCCESSES/COMMISSIONS: Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds, Aftermath: Beyond Black Saturday, Shaun Micaleff’s On the Sauce, Restoration Australia.