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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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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.  

Key industry practitioners join the Film Victoria team

Film Victoria has appointed industry-leading practitioners to the team. 

Features / Industry Updates  23 Dec 2021

Our Favourite Moments of 2021

From the viral success of Melbourne-made Netflix series Clickbait to the ambitious reveal of Victoria's Screen Industry Strategy, it's been a defining year for the Victorian screen industry. 

SUPERCHARGING VICTORIA’S SCREEN INDUSTRY

Minister for Creative Industries Danny Pearson today launched VICSCREEN, investing a record $120.7 million as part of a $191.5 million four-year strategy to put Victoria at the forefront of the global screen entertainment boom.

Features / Industry Updates  14 Apr 2021

Industry Meets Community Inside Melbourne Screen Hub

As Victoria’s screen industry continues to grow, the significance of collaboration, community and sustainable infrastructure has never been more important. Meet the new Melbourne Screen Hub. 

Industry Updates  27 Jan 2021

Victorian teams create Unreal short films

Congratulations to the teams at Wilding Productions, Happening Films and LateNite Films who were behind the three Victorian projects selected as finalists in the inaugural Unreal Engine Real-Time Short Film Challenge.

Industry Updates  10 Nov 2020

HELP US SHAPE THE FUTURE OF SCREEN IN VICTORIA

Have your say and contribute to the Victorian Government Screen Industry Strategy (2021-2025) to guide future investment in Victoria's screen industry.

Industry Updates  4 Nov 2020

AIDC & FILM VICTORIA LAUNCH NEW $25,000 DOCUMENTARY GAME PITCHING INITIATIVE

In partnership with Film Victoria, Australian International Documentary Conference (AIDC) has launched State of Play, a new $25,000 documentary game pitching initiative.

Industry Updates  2 Nov 2020

LIAM NEESON THRILLER BLACKLIGHT TO SHOOT IN MELBOURNE

Production is back in Victoria in a big way with $43 million action thriller Blacklight starring Liam Neeson set to start filming in Melbourne next week, creating more than 500 local jobs for cast and crew, as well as 550 roles for extras.

Industry Updates  1 May 2020

Latest updates from Film Victoria

Over the past month, we have been addressing the immediate challenges facing creatives, screen practitioners and screen businesses caused by the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19). Our focus is to not only support our industry right now, but ensure a swift and efficient recovery.

Industry Updates  24 Oct 2019

Impressive lineup of Victorian productions nominated for the 2019 AACTA Awards

Nominees for the 2019 AACTA Awards presented by Foxtel have been announced, and we’re thrilled to see so many Film Victoria supported productions in contention.

Industry Updates  20 Aug 2019

Strong contingent of Victorian productions among finalists for 2019 SPA Awards

The finalists for the 2019 Screen Producers Australia (SPA) Awards have been announced, with Victorian production businesses well represented among the contenders.