See the latest news from Screenwest and the Western Australian Screen Industry, including new initiatives from Screenwest, projects filming in Western Australia and achievements by WA creatives.
IGEA presents new webinar series and mentorship opportunities with Jason Della Rocca
IGEA (Interactive Games and Entertainment Association) welcomes back Industry specialist Jason Della Rocca…
Screenwest Seeks Expressions of Interest for Industry Advisory Group
Expressions of Interest for current vacancies on the Screenwest Board’s Industry Advisory Group (IAG) have been extended to Wednesday, 30 June 2021 at 5:00pm AWST.
Costume Assistant Attachment on Feature Film Sweet As
A Professional Attachment opportunity is available on upcoming Feature Film Sweet As. Applications close 31 May 2021 at 5:00pm AWST.
Camera Assistant Attachment on Feature Film Sweet As
A Professional Attachment opportunity is available on upcoming Feature Film Sweet As. Applications close Monday, 31 May 2021 at 4:59pm AWST.
IAG Industry Meeting
The Screenwest Industry Advisory Group invites members of the WA Screen Industry to the second town hall meeting on Tuesday, 1 June 2021.
Feature Film Kid Snow Greenlit for Production in Kalgoorlie
Drama feature Kid Snow is set to commence production in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia in 2021 with the support of Screenwest.
Talent Gateway and Global Producers Exchange Launched Today
Screenwest is pleased to be an Industry Partner for two new talent development initiatives with Australians in Film and Screen Australia.
Disney+ Dives Into Local Documentary Content With Shipwreck Hunters Australia
Production has kicked off for new six-part documentary series Shipwreck Hunters Australia, the first Australian documentary for Disney+.
Calling emerging, underrepresented Western Australian writers for SBS national Emerging Writers’ Incubator
SBS and Screenwest have opened applications for emerging WA writers to be involved in the Emerging Writers’ Incubator Program.
Comedy Series Hug The Sun from EP’s Aunty Donna Launches On 6 May
Comedic sketch series Hug The Sun – the brainchild of comedians Xavier Michelides and Ben Russell – drops on YouTube on 6 May.
Chantal Chateauneuf to Depart Screenwest
Interim Talent Development Manager Chantal Chateauneuf will conclude her tenure at Screenwest this Thursday 29 April 2021 to enter a new exciting role in the creative technology sector.
Discovery Commissions Seasons 7 & 8 of Aussie Gold Hunters
Discovery UK and Australia have ordered Seasons 7 & 8 of the hit series Aussie Gold Hunters from Western Australian production company Electric Pictures, just as Season 6 is about to launch in Australia on Thursday 29 April 2021.
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Image credit: Cast and crew of Blueback on location in Bremer Bay, Western Australia © David Dare Parker