Behind the Scenes
Celebrating our creators & practitioners
REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN FOR PITCH FEST - FEB 2023
Don’t miss our highly sought-after two-day event where you can mingle with producers, specialists & leading creatives from the Australian screen industry and pitch your project for the chance to get picked up & made into the next hit series or film!
VIOLET DAZE SEES CONTINUED SUCCESS
Canberran creative Marisa Martin and Clare Langsford’s horror short VIOLET DAZE has received a number of recent festival selections and awards! We proudly provided support for this proof-of-concept project through the ACT Screen Arts Fund.
SISSY TAKES HOME WIN AT 55TH SITGES FESTIVAL
Congratulations to Hannah Barlow, Kane Senes and the entire SISSY team for winning Midnight X-treme People’s Choice Award at the 55th SITGES Festival Internacional de Cinema Fantàstic de Catalunya! Go team SISSY! ?? #triggered
CANBERRA SCREENWRITER, SEB CHAN, SELECTED FOR EMERGING WRITERS' INCUBATOR
Please join Screen Canberra in congratulating local screenwriter Sebastian Chan (left), who has been selected as one of six screenwriting creatives from across Australia to participate in the inaugural Emerging Writers’ Incubator!
WANT TO BE FEATURED?
Do you have an interesting project or some BTS content that you'd like to share with Canberra's screen community? Contact our Project Manager, Suna, today to find out how you can be featured! Visit our About page for Suna's contact information.
LIAM NEESON STARRING "BLACKLIGHT" FILMS IN CANBERRA
A thrilling car chase scene for the upcoming action film BLACKLIGHT, starring Liam Neeson and written and directed by OZARK's Mark Williams, was filmed on the streets of Canberra in January 2021.
BROWSE SCREEN CANBERRA'S FUNDS
Screen Canberra provides various funds to develop local screen content & talent, and to support interstate & international screen content in the region. Visit the Funding page in our menu for more information.
BROWSE SCREEN CANBERRA'S INITIATIVES
Screen Canberra provides various bespoke programs and initiatives for professional and project development. Visit the Initiatives page in our menu for more information.
CBR SCREEN INVESTMENT FUND
The CBR Screen Investment Fund is managed by Screen Canberra, under agreement with the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Government, to foster a vibrant ACT screen industry. Visit the Funding page in our menu for more information.
INITIATIVE: SCREEN POD
Screen Canberra’s bespoke screen development program, proven to help you learn the process, perfect the project & pitch to producers. Visit the Initiatives page in our menu for more information.
ACT SCREEN ARTS FUND
The ACT Screen Arts Fund (ACTSAF) supports local projects, activities & opportunities to develop local artistic practice. Visit the Funding page in our menu for more information.
INITIATIVE: BUS STOP FILMS
Screen Canberra is proud to partner with Bus Stop Films to deliver Canberra’s only accessible film studies program. Visit the Initiatives page in our menu for more information.
INITIATIVE: DEVELOPER POD
Lead a team and develop concept ideas with Screen Canberra’s Screen POD participants. Visit the Initiatives page in our menu for more information.