First Nations Documentary Development
This program seeks to provide practitioners with the opportunity to create appropriate written and/or visual materials to ensure that projects are as strong as possible when competing for production finance. Emerging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander producers are encouraged to apply.
WHAT FUNDING IS AVAILABLE?
- Up to $30,000 for one-off feature and series documentaries intended for a Commissioning Platform
- Up to $20,000 for one-hour television documentaries
- Up to $20,000 for online series productions
Funding is available for the further development of a treatment and/or draft scripts, series bible, project development as well as fees for writer, producer, director, story consultant, research, and/or securing production financing.
Only in exceptional circumstances would we consider funding outside of these amounts.
For more information, visit Screen Australia