Elizabeth Trotman has over twenty five years experience in the entertainment industry.
After completing her BCOM/BA, she started her career working for The Walt Disney Company in New Zealand and then across Asia.
During her tenure with Disney, she worked on THE LION KING, TOY STORY and the global re-branding for WINNIE THE POOH.
This led to a position working for Warner Bros in London where she worked with industry giants such as William Friedkin on the re-release of THE EXORCIST and Will Smith on WILD WILD WEST.
She moved to Australia to take up a role for BBC Worldwide overseeing the launch of Teletubbies across Asia, including China.
In 2002, she returned to New Zealand to oversee the marketing of both the Hoyts cinema chain along with Hoyts Distribution theatrical films.
Over the past 10 years she has distributed more than 250 films covering all genres and scale, including SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE, THE QUEEN and PASSION OF THE CHRIST.
She has been CEO for STUDIOCANAL AU/NZ for the past five years