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Wednesday, 10 July 2024

WA Disney+ Original ‘Shipwreck Hunters Australia’ back on the water for Season 2

Produced by VAM Media, Terra Australis Productions and Barking Mad Productions, the second instalment of the hit Disney+ documentary series sees the Shipwreck Hunters team returning to uncover new stories of incredible survivals and devastating tragedies along Western Australia’s ruggedly beautiful ‘Treasure Coast’.

Wednesday, 10 July 2024

Production on First Nations comedy series Warm Props wraps in Broome, Western Australia

Developed and produced through SBS, NITV and Screen Australia’s Digital Originals initiative, the series is created by award-winning First Nations director Jub Clerc and based on her personal experiences as an Extras Casting Director, writer, director and actor in theatre, film & TV.

Wednesday, 10 July 2024

Heartwarming WA family film RUNT competing for CinefestOZ’s $100K Film Prize ahead of 19 September release

Based on Craig Silvey’s best-selling novel and starring Jai Courtney, Celeste Barber and Lily LaTorre, RUNT is in the running for CinefestOZ’s coveted annual film prize alongside Australian feature films Memoir of a Snail, Audrey and The Moogai.

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Friday, 5 July 2024

Expressions of Interest open for a spot in AFTRS Assistant Director Fundamentals course

Screenwest and AFTRS are pleased to offer one WA screen practitioner a complimentary spot in the upcoming Perth AFTRS Assistant Director Fundamentals course, which will provide practitioners with an understanding of Assistant Directing and the opportunity to meet other industry professionals. Expressions of interest close Thursday, 11 July at 5:00pm AWST.

Tuesday, 25 June 2024

Two attachment opportunities on upcoming VR series

A paid Production Manager Attachment and paid 360 VR Post-Production Attachment are available through the Screenwest Crew Attachment Program on an upcoming VR series, to be produced by WA production company White Spark Pictures. Applications close Monday, 22 July 2024 at 5:00pm AWST.

Thursday, 6 June 2024

‘The Twelve’ Season 2 premiering 11 July on Binge

Starring Sam Neill and Frances O’Connor, Season 2 of the award-winning Binge Original series was filmed in Perth and WA’s Wheatbelt region, supported by Screenwest and the WA Production Attraction Incentive.

Thursday, 6 June 2024

Applications open for the Bill Warnock Talent Accelerator

The new year-long skills development program will see an early-to-mid career WA screenwriter receiving up to $100,000 to expand their creative development skills and industry experience, bridge the gap between their ideas and the market and grow their industry contacts. Applications close Monday, 5 August 2024 at 5:00pm AWST.

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