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27 May 2019

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Screenwest Announces Interactive Pilot Fund

Screenwest is delighted to announce a pilot $100,000 production and development fund for West Australian interactive projects.

The pilot fund is intended to grow and stimulate the State’s small but vibrant interactive, Virtual Reality (VR) and video game sectors.

Applications close Monday, 1 July 2019 at 5:00pm AWST.

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Industry News

Australians in Film – Gateway LA – now open

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05 October 2016

Production News

Islands of Australia premieres this Friday

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21 September 2016

Screenwest News

Screenwest launches the On-Demand Content Fund

The On-Demand Content Fund aims to support the production of exceptional online, interactive, virtual reality and or/multiplatform projects with well defined narratives and significant market attachment. Applicants can apply for up to $100,000 through this fund.

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21 September 2016

Trailers

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21 September 2016

Industry News

Goodbye Kelrick Martin and welcome Kodie Bedford

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