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23 August

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Two Western Australian films premiere at Toronto International Film Festival 2017

Two Western Australian feature films will make their World Premiere at Toronto International Film Festival 2017 - BREATH directed by Simon Baker and Screenwest West Coast Visions project 1% directed by Western Australian Stephen McCallum.

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09 August

Industry News

Limited seats available for GET ONLINE free Saturday event at CinefestOZ

YouTube is the largest online video platform in the world, and Daniel Stephenson, YouTube Content Partnership Manager, will be at the Get Online: How to Build an Engaged Global Audience event Saturday morning, 26 August at CinefestOZ along with Danny Philippou of the RackaRacka and Julie Kalceff, creator, writer, director and a producer of STARTING FROM NOW who will talk about their pathway to success.

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27 July

Agency News

Screenwest (Australia) Ltd Board announced

The inaugural Screenwest (Australia) Ltd Board of Directors has been announced and consists of previous Screenwest Inc members and three new members. The Board will continue to be led by Chair Janelle Marr.

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27 July

Production News

CONNECTION TO COUNTRY airs Sunday, 6 August at 8:30pm on NITV, 9:30pm on SBS

CONNECTION TO COUNTRY follows the Indigenous people of the Western Australian Pilbara’s battle to preserve Australia's 60,000-year-old cultural heritage from the ravages of a booming mining industry.

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27 July

Agency News

Screenwest internal restructure and staffing changes

Screenwest is pleased to welcome two new staff members Lorraine Keane and Nathan Gibbs, and congratulates Rikki Lea Bestall on being appointed to a new role within the organisation. As part of Screenwest’s transition to a not-for-profit organisation, a review of our internal operations was undertaken, resulting in an amended organisation structure.

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27 July

Agency News

Travel Assistance: Established Production Company fund now open

The Travel Assistance: Established Production Company (EPC) is now open. The fund recognises the flexibility screen businesses require to forge critical relationships and potential business opportunities on an interstate and international scale

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27 July

Agency News

Documentary and Television Development Funding Round Open

Applications for the first round of Documentary and Television Development investment funding for 2017-18 are now open. This fund is designed to support Western Australian companies and individuals by investing in the development of factual programming and scripted television series.

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