We fund the development and production of feature films, television, online and games and provide incentives for production and post-production. We also fund fellowships, industry placements, travel to international markets and festivals and provide support for screen culture and industry.
Funding programs are developed in consultation with industry to ensure support is relevant, progressive and responsive to industry’s needs.
We have made some updates to our existing programs and general Terms of Trade, effective 1 July 2016. This FAQ document provides detail about the updates. Guidelines are available under each relevant funding page.
Funding for DevelopmentFind out more
Development funding supports Victorian writers and producers to develop high quality, marketable content for Australian and international audiences.
Funding for ProductionFind out more
Production funding supports high quality, diverse and engaging film, television and online content for Australian and International audiences, which will generate production activity and employment in Victoria.
Funding for GamesFind out more
Our games programs support Victorian games developers to produce and market games for any distribution platform and help to build a strong, highly skilled games industry in Victoria.
We offer incentives to encourage producers to bring their film and television projects to Victoria
Screen cultureFind out more
Our Screen Culture programs support organisations to deliver activities that promote Australian screen content to Victorian audiences and provide networking and skills development opportunities for Victorian screen industry practitoners.
Business/Skills SupportFind out more
Our Business and Production Skills programs provide opportunities and support for Victorian companies and practitioners to set objectives for future growth and develop and increase practical skills and industry knowledge.
Funding for TravelFind out more
We support practitioners and companies to travel to approved international markets and festivals or undertake international targeted business travel to encourage partnerships, source sales and finance for projects, gain and share market intelligence and promote Victorian talent globally.
Upcoming funding deadlines
Business Travel - IndieCade
Business Travel - Tokyo Games Show
Festival Travel - Venice Film Festival
Festival Travel - Toronto International Film Festival
Feature Film Development
Initial deadline for documentary and fiction feature film projects for end August decision Assigned Production Investment - Film and Television
Business Travel - Asian Side of the Doc
Business Travel - Film London Production Market (PFM)
Business Travel - MIPCOM (may include MIP Jr)
Festival Travel - Sense of Wonder Night