Alan Finney O.A.M
Executive Board Chairman - AFI / AACTA Academy Awards
Executive Board Chairman - The Shaun Miller Foundation Australia
Executive Vice President - Verdict Film Group Distribution Australia
Alan began his historical journey in the Australian Film industry in the early 1960's
as Managing Director with Village Roadshow Film Distributors
where he pioneered the formation of Hexagon Productions
the first ongoing joint venture between production and distribution
in contemporary Australian Film history.
President of distribution and marketing he directed and released
over 500 successful motion pictures including, BREAKER MORANT
MAD MAX 1 2 3 - ROMPER STOMPER - THE PIANO - MURIEL'S WEDDING
FINDING NEMO - PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN - HAPPY FEET
and pretty much any Australian movie you can think of...
He joined with Walt Disney Beuna Vista as Vice President
and is the director and Vice President of Verdict Film Group Distribution.
Board Chairman of the AFI / AACTA Academy Awards.
He received an Order of Australia OAM in 2010
for services to the Australian Film industry
and the Screen Producers Association
highest accolade the Maura Fay Award.
Alan brings his years of experience professionalism and commitment
to the Foundation as our Executive Board Chairman Director
and his vision is The Shaun Miller Cardiac Care Centers
in memory of all the Children who have lost their battle
and for the Children and Parents who battle everyday.
The Shaun Miller Foundation
'We Help Mend Broken Hearts'