Nick Batzias (Australia)
Founder/Managing Partner
GoodThing Productions

Award winning producer Nick Batzias has almost twenty years experience in the film industry having worked across acquisition, distribution and production. In 2018 he founded GoodThing Productions after over 15 years at Madman Entertainment and as Head of Madman Production Company.

GoodThing focuses on the production of narrative and factual projects for screens big and small, including AACTA award winning The Australian Dream (Telluride Film Festival 2019), Below (Melbourne International Film Festival) and 2040 (Berlin International Film Festival 2019). In 2021 he produced Nitram directed by Justin Kurzel which was accepted into Cannes Film Festival where it won Best Actor. It has since received international acclaim including 7 AACTA awards including Best Film.

In 2021 he released feature documentary Off Country and in 2022 the feature film Nude Tuesday, which screened at Tribeca and Sydney International Film Festival, along with three feature documentaries to screen at Melbourne International Film Festival, including Clean, Greenhouse by Joost and Volcano Man. Nick is currently producing Ellis Park (working title) about musician Warren Ellis.