Department of State Growth
Grants and funding
Screen Tasmania provides equity investment for production and recoupable grants for the development of Tasmanian screen projects including documentaries, feature films, TV drama, series, animation and games. Screen Tasmania also provides grants for professional and industry development.
Filming in Tasmania
Tasmania, Australia’s island state, offers an amazing range of locations in a compact environment. Screen Tasmania can also help with crew, accommodation, equipment, catering and most importantly, local knowledge.
Screen Tasmania has assembled resources for the Tasmanian screen industry, including Mental Health and COVID-19 resources as well as information about Respecting Cultures: Working with Tasmanian Aboriginal Community and Aboriginal Artists, as well as marketing and promotion information including the Screen Tasmania logo.
ABC Art Works and Screen Tasmania Short-Form Initiative
Screen Tasmania and ABC Arts are seeking stories from emerging or early-career Tasmanian practitioners for Art Works, the ABC’s weekly half-hour arts show hosted by Namila Benson.Read more
Environment and Climate Solutions Short Documentary Initiative
Screen Tasmania are partnering with the ABC and Doc Society and other State and Territory funding agencies to offer early career filmmakers an opportunity to create a short documentary for ABC TV and ABC iview under the mentorship of Doc Society and ABC.Read more
EOIs open for attachment positions on Bay of Fires
Expressions of Interest are now open for Tasmanian residents for crew attachment positions on the ABC series Bay of Fires.Read more
National Guidelines for Screen Safety
The National Guidelines for Screen Safety have been drafted to provide advice on how to manage safety in screen industry workplaces and comply with state and federal workplace health and safety legislation as at March 1, 2021.Read more
New industry services from Screen Tasmania
Screen Tasmania's new Crew and Facilities database is ready to accept listings from Tasmanian professional screen practitioners. Our new Locations Gallery is live. Stay tuned for the launch of the Location Submissions service where property owners can list their properties as film locations.Read more
Screen Australia | National Opportunities and Events
Screen Australia is gathering information from around Australia on opportunities in the screen industry as a central place for finding out what's on. This site is updated every month. It does not include Screen Australia's funding rounds which are elsewhere on their site.Read more
Resources from Screen Australia for people new to the industry
For people just beginning their screen careers, Screen Australia has information on what they do (and what they don't do). There's a Getting Started Guide as well as some Tips and Tricks for people who need to know the difference between a synopsis and a treatment, and what a budget looks like.Read more