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Australians in Film, Screen Australia name recipients of Mentor La Program

L-r Candy Bowers, Julietta Boscolo, Kodie Bedford and Que Minh Luu.

ABC executive producer Que Minh Luu, writer/director Julietta Boscolo and writers Candy Bowers and Kodie Bedford will take part in Australians in Film (AiF) and Screen Australia’s annual Mentor La program.

The mentors for the year-long program are executive producer Betsy Beers, writer/producer Yahlin Chang (The Handmaid’s Tale), Emmy-nominated director Jamie Babbit and comedy writer and executive producer Peter Saji (Blackish).

This year, Mentor La encouraged applications from creatives currently under-represented in the Australian screen industry with unique stories to tell, matching them with mentors that champion diversity and inclusion.

AiF president Kate Marks said: “Mentor La was established to create new and exciting pathways to help grow the careers of young screen professionals and as a by-product, the Australian industry as a whole. Que, Julietta, Candy and Kodie all have a dynamic and a

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