CinefestOZ acknowledges the Wardandi and Piblemen people, the spiritual and cultural custodians of this land on which we live and work. We honour and respect the significant role First Nations people play in our community and in guiding us and allowing our festival to flourish.
Carmen Braidwood – Opening Night MC
Presenter | Opening Night MC
Born and raised in the Hills of Perth, Western Australia, Carmen Braidwood is a media professional with two decades’ experience in commercial radio and television. A familiar face to Perth TV and Radio audiences, she hosts Weekend Brunch on Talkback Radio Station, 882 6PR and can be heard filling in for 6PR’s Breakfast hosts, Steve Mills and Basil Zempilas from time to time too. On TV, Carmen is a regular presenter on travel show, Destination WA, which airs nationally on Australia’s Nine Network, and has appeared as a contributor on Nine News, The Today Show, The Project and Today Tonight. Perth radio listeners also know Carmen from her time as host of 96fm’s breakfast show, from 2011 to 2017.