Kalita Corrigan (Australia)
Executive Producer, Arts
ABC

As an Executive Producer for ABC Arts, Kalita oversees a vibrant slate of series and feature documentaries.

Passionate about finding innovative ways to bring arts content to a broad audience, Kalita’s 2021 slate included Step Into Paradise: the extraordinary story of iconic fashionistas designers Jenny Kee and Linda Jackson, Books That Made Us: 3 x 1 hour series celebrating Australian books with host Claudia Karvan, Going Country: 2 x 1 hour series celebrating Australian country music with host Justine Clarke, and AACTA award-winning feature documentaries: Firestarter – The Story of Bangarra and My Name Is Gulpilil. Kalita’s 2022 slate includes: Sydney Film Festival feature documentary winner, I’m Wanita: The story of a renegade country music singer from Tamworth, hell-bent on realising her childhood dreams of stardom, Tiny Oz: Jimmy Rees introduces the amazing artists who bring history to life in miniature in this 3 x 1 hour series and The Exhibitionists: a playful examination of Australia’s art history through a feminist lens. Previously, Kalita was a director and series producer in the independent sector, and has made a broad range of programs over the past 20 years for the UK, USA and Australian TV markets.