The projects for the first Discovery Networks and Screenwest joint production initiative, SHARK BITES, have now been selected. The 6-8 minute factual shorts will focus on the next generation of innovative and untold Australian shark stories and will premiere during Shark Week 2017, exclusive to Discovery Channel.
The round was highly competitive with many quality applications received.
Congratulations to the following recipients:
- Bite Club – Joined Up Films
- Mission Predator – Showrunner Productions
- Salisbury’s Secrets – White Spark Pictures
- Shark Hunters – Metamorflix
- Shark Soup – Mago Films
The brief called for bold and unconventional storytelling methods to tell new and extraordinary shark-centric stories, focusing on any aspect of Western Australian shark culture.