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 Skills Development programs support Victorian screen companies and practitioners to realise their potential for future growth.
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
Planning For Growth
Business Travel - Asian Side of the Doc
For Board decision on 8 December 2016 apply by Assigned Production Investment - Film and Television
Business Travel - IDFA Forum
Business Travel - WCSFP
Cash Flow Loans
Festival Travel - IDFA
The closing date and time for receipt of an EOI is: Indian Film Festival of Melbourne Expression of Interest