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31 March 2020

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Screenwest Announces WA Screen Industry Sustainability Package

In response to the current crisis facing the Western Australian screen industry triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic, Screenwest has announced a two-and-a-half million-dollar sustainability package, funded by repurposing existing funding provided by the State Government of Western Australia through Lotterywest.

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24 February 2020

Workshops and Events

In Conversation with Sudeep Sharma of Sundance

Screenwest is supporting AIDC festival guest Sudeep Sharma to visit WA to talk about factual and drama in the festival world circuit on Thursday, 5 March 2020.

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21 February 2020

Screenwest News

VIDEO: Small Screen in Focus | An In Conversation with Niki Aken

Screenwest brought Niki Aken to WA as a special guest to launch the new round of the Small Screen. The stream is available to watch back on YouTube.

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19 February 2020

Production News

Experience Wild Butterfly in Selected Cinemas this March

WILD BUTTERFLY, a feature length dramatised documentary that follows the story of 24-year-old Claire Murray, has its Australian cinematic release this March.

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18 February 2020

Industry News

PRIDE Queer Film Festival Program Release

Over eight days from 4 – 11 March 2020, the festival will feature nine screenings and incredible LGBTQIA+ stories from around the world.

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17 February 2020


Applications Open for Feature Track: Scripted Development Fund

Screenwest has opened applications for the Feature Track: Scripted Development Fund. Applications close Monday, 30 March 2020 at 5:00pm AWST.

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13 February 2020


Different Lens – Disability Diverse Screen Practitioner Placements

Four paid professional placement opportunities are available for disability diverse Screen Practitioners to develop their skills, more specifically as a Writer, Director of Photography, Sound Recordist and Editor. Deadline extended to Monday, 2 March 2020 at 5:00pm AWST.

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