Screenwest has supported the development and production of countless film & television projects including feature films, TV series, documentaries and web series. Here are some of the highlights produced in Western Australia over the last decade.
Sweet As follows 16-year-old Murra, who is on the verge of self-destruction. That is, until her policeman uncle secures an unusual lifeline: a “photo-safari for at-risk kids”. Murra isn’t entirely convinced, but she soon joins cantankerous Kylie, uptight Sean, happy-go-lucky Elvis, and team leaders Fernando and Mitch on a transformative bus trip through the Pilbara.
Mystery Road: Origin
The six-part series explores how a tragic death, an epic love, and the brutal reality of life as a police officer straddling two worlds, form the indelible mould out of which will emerge, Detective Jay Swan.
How to Please a Woman
When her all-male house cleaning business spirals out of control, a mature woman must acknowledge her own appetite if she is to make a new life for herself.
Iggy & Ace
Iggy and Ace are two gay alcoholic best mates who live, work and play together but after Ace decides to get sober – a rift develops between the them as Iggy balks at the idea of recovery.
I Met A Girl
An aspiring musician embarks on an epic, cross-country journey to find the woman of his dreams… who may be all in his head.
The Heights Season 2
A slice of life from Arcadia Heights; the critically acclaimed drama dives deeper into the lives of the families of Arcadia Heights and its surrounds, as they take on what life has to throw at them.
1897 Western Australia. To escape a harsh existence and return home, a young Afghan cameleer partners with a mysterious bushman on the run with two 400oz Crown-marked gold bars.
Where there’s a wool, there’s a way.
Mystery Road Series 2
A mangrove swamp. An endless sky. A headless body. Detective Jay Swan (Aaron Pedersen) takes on a grisly case in a new town.
Dirt Music is a gripping, sexy drama with a haunting love story at its heart set against the powerful backdrop of Western Australia’s evocative landscape.
A family outcast drives from Sydney to Perth to see his mother before she dies, but his plans are derailed when a runaway teenager comes into his life.
The Heights Season 1
The Heights is a serial drama that mines the frictions of social stratification in the melting pot of urban Australia.