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Wednesday, 22 May 2024

Applications are open for travel funding to attend MIFF PostScript&Direct and 37ºSouth Market 2024

Screenwest has announced a competitive travel round to provide a limited number of WA screen practitioners with funding support to attend Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF) 2024 industry programs PostScript&Direct and the 37ºSouth Market, taking place in Victoria in August 2024. Applications for the travel round close Monday June 17, 2024 at 5.00pm AWST. 

Wednesday, 1 May 2024

Stan Original Documentary ‘Revealed – Renee Gracie: Fireproof’ premiering Sunday, 26 May

Led by an all-female Western Australian creative team – directors Frances Elliott and Samantha Marlowe with producer Cody Greenwood – the brand new documentary follows race car driver Renee Gracie’s unconventional success story, and examines the greater injustices faced by women in competitive sport as a whole.

Wednesday, 1 May 2024

Screenwest rolling out Elevate for 2024

Screenwest is pleased to announce that short form production initiative Elevate is being rolled out again for 2024. Elevate provides production funding for a scripted project (film or series) up to 10 minutes in length, to serve as a calling card for early to mid-career Western Australian filmmakers. Applications close Monday, 2 September 2024 at 5:00pm AWST.

Wednesday, 1 May 2024

Tele-Navigator development initiative relaunched

Tele-Navigator is back! The scripted television development initiative is designed for writers, directors and/or producers with television concepts that can be produced in WA, with up to six WA creative teams or individuals selected to participate in a development workshop with leading Australian TV producers. Applications close Monday, 1 July at 5:00pm AWST.

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