Amber Marie Naveira (Waikato-Tainui) wahine Māori Creative Producer, Cofounder and CEO of The Granary, a Virtual Production Studio who has two decades in the film industry encompassing Script Development, Production, Post through to VFX. Passionate about empowering creativity through technology, Amber Marie is working on a slate of multimedia projects, exploring themes of connection that celebrates diversity through narrative indigenous character driven stories.
Amber Marie is an advocate for people and passionate about creating opportunities, uplifting rangatahi & future content creators. Amber Marie’s previous role was leading the VFX Data, Render, IO Wrangler Department at one of the world’s leading Visual Effects companies Weta Digital. Amber Marie has over a hundred projects to her name which include Academy Award winning films, Emmy award winning episodic series, industry acclaimed interactive projects as well as independent and local productions.