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10 December 2019

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WA Screen Industry Health Check Surveys Now Open

Screenwest, through independent consultancy, Screenworks, is undertaking the next phase of a thorough and consultative review on the health of the Western Australian Screen Industry.

The aim of the “WA Screen Industry Health Check” is to collate, analyse and report on findings to assist Screenwest in future strategic planning and decisions for industry growth and explore opportunities for sustainable competitive advantages in WA.

The WA Screen Industry Health Check Online Surveys are open now until Friday, 28 February 2020.

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12 May 2017

Screenwest News

New documentary opportunity for Western Australian Indigenous filmmakers

Screenwest, in partnership with National Indigenous Television (NITV), have announced a new documentary initiative for emerging to mid-level Western Australian Indigenous filmmakers.

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04 May 2017

Industry News

WHITELEY cinematic release Thursday, 11 May

WHITELEY a new documentary that follows the life of one of Australia’s greatest contemporary artists, Brett Whiteley, opens in cinemas nationally on Thursday, 11 May. Produced by Sue Clothier, Northern Pictures, co-written and directed by Western Australian James Bogle, and co-written by WA’s Victor Gentile, WHITELEY was produced with support from Screenwest and Lotterywest.

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04 May 2017

Industry News

Grant Sputore to make his feature film debut with sci-fi thriller MOTHER

Screen Australia, Screenwest and South Australian Film Corporation have announced production investment funding for MOTHER, a thought-provoking sci-fi thriller that brings a dark and electrifying edge to this unique mother-daughter story.

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04 May 2017

Screenwest News

Elevate 2017 – Screenwest Short film and web series initiative open for submissions!

Screenwest’s Elevate initiative provides support for the development and production of scripted short films and web series. The initiative is designed to develop creative and technical filmmaking skills as well as provide a calling-card for early to mid-career Western Australian filmmakers. Elevate is multi-phased, involving high-level script and project development prior to moving into production.

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04 May 2017

Industry News

ACTF and ABC Children’s visit Perth for seminar and one-on-one meetings 24-25 May

The Australian Children’s Television Foundation (ACTF) and ABC Children’s will be in Perth on 24 & 25 May for a series of one-on-one meetings with children’s television creators.

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04 May 2017

Production News

A TEAM OF CHAMPIONS football documentary project in production

Filming has begun on a new football documentary series, A TEAM OF CHAMPIONS, which looks at the role of Noongar players in the AFL. The series is being led by Indigenous women with Kelli Cross and Karla Hart as writer/directors and Shakara Walley producing.

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