TINA KAUFMAN was the editor of the Sydney Filmmakers Co-op monthly newspaper, Filmnews, for seventeen years. The newspaper covered all aspects of screen culture, policy and practice which Kaufman continues to write about for various screen publications including Metro magazine and the online publication Screen Hub. A board member of the Sydney Film Festival for 25 years and a founding member of the Film Critics Circle of Australia, she is now an honorary life member of both organisations.