Production Companies

Victoria produces over half of Australia's television drama with recent international success stories including Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, Wentworth and Nowhere Boys.

Film and television companies located here are creative, innovative and hard-working, producing insightful and compelling content that goes on to engage audiences around the world.

For a full list of Victorian film and television companies, search the Industry directory.

Arena Media

Arena Media is an Australian screen and multi-platform production company, founded by acclaimed director Robert Connolly.

Features include Paper Planes, The Boys, The Turning, Balibo and Romulus, My Father.

Credits for television include the acclaimed Gallipoli (Endemol Australia and Channel Nine), The Slap (Matchbox Pictures) and Rush (Southern Star Entertainment).

Blackfella Films

For over twenty years Blackfella Films has created innovative, high quality content across documentary and narrative in both short and feature formats for theatrical, television and online platforms. Its productions have screened at premier international film festivals including Sundance, Berlin and Toronto, and is recognised as distinctive Australian content. 

Credits include the award-winning documentary series First Australians, The Tall Man, telemovie Mabo and drama series Redfern Now.

December Media

December Media is one of Australia’s most experienced producers of live action and documentary television, known for quality drama, documentaries, formats and series made for Australian and international markets. It has over 20 years experience in development, financing, production and co-production experience with extensive network, distribution and financing relationships across the globe.

Credits include TV drama The Doctor Blake Mysteries, documentaries Australia on Trial, Immortal and Catching Cancer.

Every Cloud Productions

Founded in 2009 by leading television industry creatives, Fiona Eagger and Deb Cox, Every Cloud Productions is an independent production company producing distinctive, high-quality television drama for domestic and international markets.

Credits include drama series SeaChange and East of Everything, telemovie The Society Murders, The Gods of Wheat Street and the hit series Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries which has gone on to delight global audiences.

Genepool Productions

Genepool Productions, led by award-winning producer Sonya Pemberton,  specialises in creating outstanding science programming for Australian and international television audiences. 

Genepool’s first project Jabbed – Love, Fear and Vaccines, broke SBS records in 2013, becoming the network's most successful single commissioned documentary in recent history. Genepool's most recent production is the multi-award winning Uranium: Twisting the Dragons Tail (PBS, SBS and ZDF). 

Gristmill

Robyn Butler and Wayne Hope are the creative duo behind Gristmill; producers of comedy for film and television.

Credits include The Librarians, mockumentary comedy series Little Lunch and feature film Now Add Honey. The successful ABC TV comedy series Upper Middle Bogan was picked up in 2016 by US network CBS to remake the series for American audiences.

Matchbox Pictures

Matchbox Pictures is a diverse and dynamic production house, producing television drama, children’s programming, factual and entertainment content, animation and feature films for the domestic and international marketplace. Matchbox has also developed games and apps to enhance its programs across multiple platforms.

Credits include feature films Ali's Wedding and Cut Snake and TV productions Glitch, The Family Law, Nowhere Boys and The Slap, to name a few.

Princess Pictures

Princess Pictures is an established film and television production company with an international reputation for producing projects with intensely creative talent. They tell stories to make audiences look at the world differently, especially through comedy.

Credits include Summer Heights High, We Can Be Heroes, Jonah From Tonga, It's A Date, 8MMM, Sporting Nation and many more.

Ruby Entertainment

With credits including hits across most television networks and a number of successful comedy features breaking records at the box office, Ruby Entertainment and its principals have a track record in producing creatively and commercially successful projects.

Credits include The Secret River, Bed of Roses and telemovies Stiff and The Brush Off and feature films The Extra, The Craic, Bad Eggs and Crackerjack.

Werner Film Productions

Werner Film Productions is an award winning film and television production company established in 2008.

The company’s first production, the acclaimed teen drama Dance Academy now in its third series, screens in 160 countries around the world. Their most recent project is the teen live action drama Ready For This, released in October 2015.

360 Degree Films

360 Degree Films produces award-winning documentaries across a number of genres including nature, science, environment, social issues and the arts. 

Recent Australian documentaries include Indian Wedding Race (SBS), The Great Australian Fly and Frantic Family Rescue (ABC). Recent international broadcast commissions include Devil Island (ABC/ITV/France TV), Acid Ocean (WGBH/NOVA/SBS/Arte France/ZDF/SVT), Australia’s Great Flood (National Geographic Channel USA), Kangaroo Mob (ABCTV, PBS Nature, RTBF, YFL and SVT) and Penguin Island (BBC1, ABC1 and Arte France). 

VR in Victoria

Find out about the companies working out of Victoria to produce content across 360˚ video, virtual, augmented and mixed reality.