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Applications Open for Screenwest Production Funding

Screenwest has opened applications for Documentary, Scripted and Footloose Production funding. Applications close Monday, 10 February 2020 at 5:00pm AWST.

 

Documentary Production Fund

This third Documentary Production Round for 2019-20 will follow the current guidelines.

Screenwest is currently gathering information that will help assist in a review of its documentary program guidelines in line with recent changes to industry trends, through the WA Screen Industry Scoping survey and upcoming forums.

There will also be a documentary specific consultation period, to be announced early in the new year with details on how you can be involved.

Screenwest will take feedback and consultation from industry into consideration well before formally implementing changes to guidelines.

 

Program Overview

The Documentary Production Fund provides support to Western Australian Producers with distinctive, high quality and diverse projects with strong Western Australian outcomes.

The Documentary Production Fund provides production finance for feature length documentary films and factual series with significant marketplace attachments from traditional and new online platforms and distributors.

 

How to Apply

The full guidelines, application materials and eligibility criteria are available on the Documentary Production Fund page of the Screenwest website.

All program guidelines are to be read in conjunction with the Screenwest Terms of Trade.

An application receipt will be forwarded to the applicant within two working days to confirm that Screenwest has received the application. It is the applicant’s responsibility to contact Screenwest if an application receipt has not been received within this timeframe.

Applications close Monday, 10 February 2020 at 5:00pm AWST.

 

Scripted Production Fund

The Scripted Production Fund provides support to distinctive, high quality and diverse projects with strong Western Australian outcomes. The fund provides production finance for feature films, telemovies and scripted series with significant marketplace attachments from traditional and new distribution platforms (with significant audience share).

 

How to Apply

The full guidelines, application materials and eligibility criteria are available on the Scripted Production Fund page of the Screenwest website.

All program guidelines are to be read in conjunction with the Screenwest Terms of Trade.

An application receipt will be forwarded to the applicant within two working days to confirm that Screenwest has received the application. It is the applicant’s responsibility to contact Screenwest if an application receipt has not been received within this timeframe.

Applications close Monday, 10 February 2020 at 5:00pm AWST.

 

Footloose Production Fund

The Footloose Production Fund provides production funding to secure high profile, market driven, local, national and international footloose, scripted screen productions to Western Australia to showcase local stories, locations and/or culture to an international audience and to assist in the development of the Western Australian screen sector.

 

How to Apply

The full guidelines, application materials and eligibility criteria are available on the Footloose Production Fund page of the Screenwest website.

All program guidelines are to be read in conjunction with the Screenwest Terms of Trade.

An application receipt will be forwarded to the applicant within two working days to confirm that Screenwest has received the application. It is the applicant’s responsibility to contact Screenwest if an application receipt has not been received within this timeframe.

Applications close Monday, 10 February 2020 at 5:00pm AWST.

 

Program Contacts

For more information about the Documentary Production Fund, please contact:

Paul Williams, Documentary Manager
Screenwest

T: +61 8 6169 2116
E:  paul.williams@screenwest.com.au

Monique, Development and Production Assistant
Screenwest

T: + 61 8 6169 2121
E:  monique.hammond@screenwest.com.au

 

For more information about the Scripted and Footloose Production Funds, please contact:

Franziska Wagenfeld, Development and Production Executive
Screenwest

T: + 61 8 6169 2110
E: franziska.wagenfeld@screenwest.com.au

Monique, Development and Production Assistant
Screenwest

T: + 61 8 6169 2121
E:  monique.hammond@screenwest.com.au

 

Contact Screenwest

T: +61 8 6169 2100
E: info@screenwest.com.au

www.screenwest.com.au
www.filminwesternaustralia.com.au

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Posted 11 December 2019

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