Creative Director/Producer MATARIKI GLOW SHOW
Sarah Burren is Creative Director at Little Green Man Productions. She has extensive experience in conceptual and design lead projects, having hit the world's stages of theatre, film and TV with her extraordinary costumes, puppetry and large scale characters. She has dressed everyone from Basil Brush to Princess Diana and Fergie!
Her concept of the MATARIKI GLOW IN THE DARK PUPPET SHOW started in 2010 and has been seen by audiences all around New Zealand.
Animation Director MORGAN LIVES IN A ROCKET HOUSE
Peter is an experienced Animation Director who has worked for several international studios from his base in Auckland.
He has worked on many high profile TV shows, including Dreamworks/Nickelodeon’s Penguins of Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness, and Monsters Vs. Aliens.
After 14 years in the industry, he decided to follow his passion for creating his own animated IP for preschoolers and began developing “Morgan Lives in a Rocket House”.
VR/AR Producer THE GREEN FAIRY
Alejandro Davila is a VR/AR Producer at CONICAL Interactive Studios in Auckland. In 2016, he was nominated finalist ‘Young New Zealand Innovator of the Year’ after making New Zealand’s first Virtual Reality movie, leading to a ripple effect across the country as a pioneer in VR/AR storytelling.
Alejandro’s universal technique applies both to VR and AR, and is used in The Green Fairy AR Episode Series and the Interactive VR Film releasing soon.
Karen McKenzie is part of the Lighthouse PR team, www.lighthousepr.co.nz, and has worked in book publishing for the past 17 years. Karen is passionate about book publishing and enjoys working with authors to help them realise their dreams.
Her clients include Patricia Cornwell, John Grisham, Stephen King, Stephenie Meyer, Anita Shreve, Nicholas Sparks, Mitch Albom, Jeffery Deaver, Alexander McCall Smith, Ian Rankin, Lindsey Dawson, Karyn Hay, Dr Libby, Nadia Lim, Donovan Bixley and many more.