Head of Documentaries, SBS

Joseph Maxwell

Head of Documentaries, SBS

Joseph Maxwell is Head of Documentaries at SBS.

Joseph has developed, directed and produced high end, prime time documentaries for most of the major broadcasters in Britain. He joined SBS in 2012 as Commissioning Editor, before taking on his current role in 2016.

Joseph’s slate of shows at SBS range from returning series such as Who Do You Think You Are?,  to event programming including Go Back to where You Came From - Live and award-winning, provocative single documentaries such as Is Australia Racist?

Read about SBS’s commissioning process here.