Funding Approvals

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Screenwest does not make public the details of individual titles that receive production funding until their first public announcement (at the discretion of the broadcaster/distributor), nor release details of amounts given to individual titles.

At the end of the financial year, these details for the full year are made public via the annual report. Annual reports can be found here: Screenwest – Publications

 
 

Resource Organisations

Recipient Project Funded
Australian Writer’s Guild Resource Organisation $43,000

 
 

Matched Investment Fund – 2015/16

Recipient Project Format Funded
Fremantle Freelance A Crude Injustice Documentary – Feature $4,695

 
 

Emergency Fund

Recipient Project Format Funded
Giving Life Pty Ltd Dying to Live Documentary – Feature $24,889
Ruby Entertainment Eyrie TV Series – Drama $25,000

 
 

Documentary & TV Development

Recipient Project Format Funded
Bright Yellow Productions Stage Changers Documentary – Feature $20,000
Transmedia for Change Hold Out Documentary – Feature $23,500

 
 

Travel – Skills Development & Exposure

Recipient Project Funded
Stephen McCallum 37 South Market at MIFF, Melbourne 2016 $1,000
Michelle Glaser Good Pitch Impact Workshop, Sydney 2016 $992
Georgina Isles SPA Screen Forever Conference, Melbourne 2016 $2,000
Briege Whitehead SPA Screen Forever Conference, Melbourne 2016 $1,000
Briege Whitehead MIPCOM, Cannes 2016 $4,000
Eva Di Blasio SPA Screen Forever Conference, Melbourne 2016 $2,000
Ella Wright SPA Screen Forever Conference, Melbourne 2016 $2,000

 
 

Travel – Business & Marketing

Recipient Project Funded
Melissa Kelly Venice International Film Festival, Venice 2016 $6,000
Ray Pedretti MIPCOM, Cannes 2016 $6,144
Joan Peters SPA Screen Forever Conference, Melbourne 2016 $2,000
Kelvin Munro SPA Screen Forever Conference, Melbourne 2016 $2,000
Jodie Bell SPA Screen Forever Conference, Melbourne 2016 $2,000
Renee Kennedy SPA Screen Forever Conference, Melbourne 2016 $2,000
Lauren Elliott SPA Screen Forever Conference, Melbourne 2016 $2,000
Harry Bardwell SPA Screen Forever Conference, Melbourne 2016 $2,000
Amanda Morrison MIPJUNIOR and MIPCOM, Cannes 2016 $6,250
Paul Barron MIPCOM, Cannes 2016 $6,250

 
 

Professional Development

Recipient/Beneficiary Project Funded
Various In Conversation and Q&A event with Hussain Currimbhoy of Sundance Film Festival $1,750
Callan Manners 2nd Assistant Director BTL Attachment on Three Summers $6,686
Jub Clerc Athena Project – Diversity Initiative $5,500
Sam Field Director Mentorship with Brendan Hutchens on Shock Art $2,000
Kate Neylon Producer Attachment on Three Summers $15,000
Ian Strange Director Mentorship with Britt Arthur on Ian Strange: Suburban Interventions $2,000
Maya Kavanagh Development Attachment at Scott Free Films, London $15,000

 
 

West Coast Visions 2016-17

Recipient Project Format Funded
Ticket to Ride 1% Feature Film $24,400
Ticket to Ride 1% Feature Film $750,000

 
 

2016-17 Slate Development Investment Fund

Recipient Funded
Factor 30 $75,000
WBMC $150,000
Metamorflix $50,000
Showrunner $50,000
Sea Dog TV International $50,000
See Pictures $100,000
Mad Kids $100,000
Artemis International $75,000
Joined Up $75,000

 
 

Indigenous Production

Recipient Project Funded
Broome Aboriginal Media Assosciation Screen Australia / NITV Songlines on Screen Initiative 2016 Nimingarra $20,000

 
 

2016-17 Emerging Producer Initiative

Recipient Project Funded
Shakara Walley Project skills and development $100,000
Brooke Silcox Project skills and development $100,000

 
 

2016-17 Feature Navigator Program

Recipient Project Funded
David Vincent Smith Project skills and development $15,000
Zoe Pepper Project skills and development $7,878

 
 

Superdoc 2016-17

Recipient Funded
Prospero Productions $800,000

 
 

Travel Assistance – Established Production Companies 2016-17

Recipient Funded
Sea Dog TV International $25,000
Factor 30 Films $25,000
Feisty Dame Productions $18,500
Artemis Media $18,400
Showrunner Productions $19,050
Joined Up $25,000
Mago Films $21,000