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Funding & Support

SCREEN EVENTS

From the Melbourne International Film Festival and Melbourne Queer Film Festival to PAX Australia, Victoria’s vibrant calendar of screen events brings audiences together to enjoy the very best Australian and international screen content and experiences. 

We partner with and support organisations to deliver world-class film festivals and screen events – large and small, metro and regional, in-person and online, in cinemas and in the open air. 

Audience Engagement

Our Audience Engagement program supports Victorian organisations to deliver inclusive screen festivals and events. 

We welcome opportunities to support new events – contact Kate Darrigan, Industry & Skills Development Coordinator, on 03 9660 3203 to discuss your proposal. 

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YOUR TEAM AT VICSCREEN

Kate Darrigan (she/her)
Industry & Skills Development Coordinator
Connie Boyce (she/her)
Grants Officer

EVENTS WE SUPPORT

 

MAJOR EVENTS 

As a leading global screen hub, Melbourne has a packed annual calendar of major screen events, including the Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF), Indian Film Festival of Melbourne, St Kilda Film Festival and PAX Australia

 

ICONIC FESTIVALS 

Melbourne is home to many long-running curated festivals including the Birrarangga Film Festival, Human Rights Arts & Film Festival, Melbourne Queer Film Festival and Melbourne Women in Film Festival

 

REGIONAL EVENTS 

Towns across regional Victoria host local festivals that bring communities together to watch a range of screen content including the Benalla Short Film Festival, Castlemaine Documentary Festival and Peninsula Film Festival

BRING THE ACTION TO YOUR INBOX.

From silver screen to live stream, keep updated on the events we support.