Altmann, Karin

Karin Altmann is an Australian television drama writer with credits including Something in the Air, Blue Heelers, Cluedo and War and Puss for the ABC Worst Day Of My Life series (nominated for an Awgie Award and also written and published as a children’s novel).

She co-wrote the telemovie, One Way Ticket.

Karin is a frequent guest lecturer at the RMIT University, the Victorian College of the Arts Film School (University of Melbourne) and AFTRS (the Australian Film, Television and Radio School).

She has twice served on the judging panel of the Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards and is a regular speaker at conferences and seminars.

The Australian Writers Guild presented Karin with the 2010 Dorothy Crawford Award For Outstanding Contribution to the Profession