Brian Beaton Award 2021 – Public Fund Grant
The Brian Beaton Award recognises the valuable contribution esteemed late documentary maker Brian Beaton made to the Western Australian screen industry. The Award honours his memory by awarding a grant to Western Australian resident filmmaker/s who have a current social impact project that needs further support to reach its full potential. The Brian Beaton Award is a financial grant, made up of Screenwest grant funding, the generous support of the screen industry and the Screenwest Public Fund. As the Award comprises both a Screenwest grant and a grant from the Screenwest public fund the successful recipient/s must agree to both Screenwest’s Public Fund Grant Agreement terms and Screenwest’s Terms of Trade. The outcome of the Brian Beaton Award will be announced in the Screenwest Newsletter and will be listed in the 2021-22 Screenwest Annual Report.
Screenwest Public Fund
Screenwest operates the Screenwest Public Fund, from which Public Fund Grants may be provided from time to time. Details on any specific Screenwest Public Fund Grants open for funding applications will be available on this page. Screenwest Public Fund Grants are available to individuals for the purpose of advancing culture by promoting the development of the Western Australian film industry. This encompasses, amongst other things, the development, making, promotion, distribution, broadcasting and exhibition of films and other screen content. The amount of funding available to allocate to Public Fund Grants will fluctuate as the Screenwest Public Fund fluctuates. Outcomes of Screenwest Public Fund Grants will be announced in the Screenwest newsletter and listed in the Screenwest Annual Report. Questions about the Screenwest Public Fund may be directed to email@example.com