Starting In The Industry
A number of Screen Australia’s funding programs are open to first time or early-career filmmakers:
- The Story Development: Generate fund allows any key creative to apply for drama (fiction) development funding. Professional credits are not required.
- Our Indigenous Department have frequent opportunities for new talent.
- We regularly announce initiatives for new creators of both documentary and drama (fiction). Be sure to subscribe to our newsletter be notified of opportunities.
We’ve collated information for newcomers and industry professionals looking to develop their skills or make content in Australia.
- Read our Screen Australia at a Glance guide to understand how to access funding.
- Read our Getting Started guide for an introduction to working in the screen industry.
For more information, visit Screen Australia