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Media Releases  26 Sep 2022

Nine Australian writers set to accelerate their projects to the world stage

Nine Australian writers have been selected to participate in the highly coveted screenwriter accelerator, Impact Australia, delivered by Impact and Gentle Giant Media Group. 

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Media Releases  26 Sep 2022

Nine Australian writers set to accelerate their projects to the world stage

Nine Australian writers have been selected to participate in the highly coveted screenwriter accelerator, Impact Australia, delivered by Impact and Gentle Giant Media Group. 

Media Releases  10 Aug 2022

Phenomenal digital games are being made in Melbourne

Victoria is continuing to prove why it’s the epicentre of Australia’s games industry, profiling an incredible slate of upcoming locally made digital games and welcoming the second year of the Victorian Games Development Internship.

Recipients of the 2022 Victorian Screen Development Internships announced

VicScreen, Paramount Australia and New Zealand, Blackfella Films and Fremantle Australia have announced Gina Song and Madeleine Ruskin as the successful recipients of the highly coveted Victorian Screen Development Internships.  

Media Releases  21 Jun 2022

Impact Australia returns to Melbourne

In another boost for Victoria’s growing screen industry, the highly coveted screenwriter accelerator program Impact Australia returns to Melbourne for its third year with principal funding from Screen Australia and VicScreen.

Film & TV / Media Releases  18 May 2022

Award-winning team behind The Dry reunite to film Force Of Nature in Victoria

The team behind box office smash-hit The Dry are reuniting to adapt another bestselling novel, Force of Nature, by award-winning Victorian author Jane Harper. 

Film & TV / Media Releases  26 Apr 2022

Nationwide initiative SBS Emerging Writers’ Incubator returns

Six successful writers will join the teams of acclaimed Australian production companies for over 12 months, gaining significant work experience to further developing their skills, knowledge, and networks.

Film & TV / Media Releases  14 Apr 2022

Victoria lands its biggest ever screen production, Metropolis

Victoria has attracted its biggest ever screen production, Metropolis—an epic new TV series by NBCUniversal’s Universal Studio Group which is set to create thousands of local jobs. 

Film & TV / Media Releases  7 Apr 2022

Vicscreen joins forces with industry leaders to fast-track screen careers

VicScreen is partnering with Paramount Australia and New Zealand, Blackfella Films, and Fremantle Australia to support diverse early-career screen creatives to fast-track their careers with the return of the 12-month Victorian Screen Development Internships. 

Media Releases  30 Mar 2022

The Unreal Engine Short Film Challenge returns

The Unreal Engine Short Film Challenge is now open for entries in Australia and New Zealand, with VicScreen representing Victorian applicants.

Media Releases  26 Mar 2022

Melbourne advances as a global screen powerhouse

Melbourne’s screen industry has entered a new era with the opening of the city’s first super-sized sound stage.

Media Releases  7 Mar 2022

Igniting a new era for screen

Film Victoria transforms to VicScreen, launches a new production fund and specialist skills program. 

Media Releases  25 Feb 2022

Australia’s Biggest Film Prize Builds Victoria’s Film Buzz

The Victorian Government through Film Victoria is backing our screen industry through MIFF.