Kristen Souvlis is a multi-award-winning producer with a strong focus on the development, financing and production of television, feature film and digital content and platforms for children.
After 10 years of experience developing and producing for Totally Wild, H2O: Just Add Water, Mako Mermaids and Vikings: Athelstan’s Journal and organisations like the BBC, Sesame Street USA, ZDF Enterprises and The History Channel, Kristen went on to co-found the multi-award-winning film, television and digital production company Like a Photon Creative.
As the Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Like a Photon Creative, Kristen has built a production and digital studio from the ground up, produced award-winning games and apps, and developed, financed and produced an Australian-first feature film franchise with Universal Content Group. The Wishmas Tree, Combat Wombat and Daisy Quokka, the first three feature films of the franchise, were released theatrically in over 175 territories in 2020. The next three films of the franchise are due for worldwide release in 2024.
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