Screen NSW & ABC TV call for applications for the 2018 Documentary Feature Fund

Screen NSW & ABC TV call for applications for the 2018 Documentary Feature Fund

Screen NSW and ABC TV Arts are calling for applications for the 2018 Documentary Feature Fund. Now in its second year the Documentary Feature Fund commissions feature length arts documentaries for world premiere at the Sydney Film Festival, followed by broadcast on ABC.

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Sydney City of Film

 Asian-Australian director, Clara Chong, creates the first live action conservation drama for the world’s widest curved cinema screen.

Asian-Australian director, Clara Chong, creates the first live action conservation drama for the world’s widest curved cinema screen.

Clara Chong is behind Taronga Zoo’s fun new film, with a serious conservation message, Wild Squad Adventures, which is open now. The zoo will now welcome its 1.7 million annual visitors in a purpose-built, world-first, 270-degree cinema, which is screening the production.

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Irish Film Festival Australia

Interview with Len Collin: the making of Sanctuary

Interview with Len Collin: the making of Sanctuary

In a special screening this week at the Irish FIlm Festival Australia, supported by Sydney City of Film and Galway City of Film, Len Collin's Sanctuary is a film that uses the generic conventions of a romantic comedy to explore the rarely-represented theme of sexual relations between young people with intellectual disabilities. 

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Irish Film Festival Australia

Irish Film Festival Australia

Following a hugely successful run last year, the Irish Film Festival is returning to Sydney this month with another exceptional lineup, showcasing the very best in contemporary Irish film over four days in Penrith and Paddington.

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Screenability NSW update

Emily Dash: discovering the writers' room and positive work places at Matchbox Pictures

Emily Dash: discovering the writers' room and positive work places at Matchbox Pictures

Screenability NSW is the Screen NSW flagship program to raise the profile of people with a disability in the screen industry. We spoke with intern Emily Dash about her writing attachment at Matchbox Pictures.

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Pacific Rim: Uprising

Interview with Lillian Paterson: VFX attachment on Pacific Rim: Uprising

Interview with Lillian Paterson: VFX attachment on Pacific Rim: Uprising

Lilian Paterson has recently finished up an attachment with the VFX unit on Pacific Rim: Uprising. In this interview we talk to Lillian about her experience on the set of the sci-fi blockbuster.

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Drones on the up and up

Drones on the up and up

The number of drones in the Australian sky is growing rapidly. Tens of thousands of people now fly drones for fun and thousands more are in commercial and aerial work operations.

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March 2017

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Bruce Beresford to direct Ladies in Black

Bruce Beresford to direct Ladies in Black

Academy Award® nominated director Bruce Beresford (Breaker Morant, Puberty Blues, Tender Mercies, Driving Miss Daisy) will bring to life Madeleine St John’s 1993 best-selling Australian novel The Women in Black.

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Irish Film Festival

Top Tips from Irish Film Festival Australia's director,  Enda Murray

Top Tips from Irish Film Festival Australia's director, Enda Murray

As it returns for its third and biggest year, Screen NSW talks to festival director Enda Murray about the festival's direction and the hotly anticipated films on offer.

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StudioCanal launches Cultivator Fund at Screen NSW Distributor  event

StudioCanal launches Cultivator Fund at Screen NSW Distributor event

At Screen NSW distributor networking event  on International Women's Day, StudioCanal announced its new Cultivator Fund.

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AFTRS  Winter Intensives

AFTRS Winter Intensives

Learn new skills and invest in your future with AFTRS’  Winter Intensive courses. 

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What's happening in Dubbo?

What's happening in Dubbo?

There is a growing and determined filmmaking movement happening in Dubbo, Central West NSW. See what they are up to!

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