Funding for Development

Development funding supports Victorian writers and producers to develop high quality, marketable, content for Australian and international audiences. 

Development

Project Development supports Victorian producers and writers to develop narrative fiction or documentary projects for any release platform including cinema, television, online and VR.

More experienced producers and writers may be eligible to apply for the Development On Demand program. 

Recent Development Funding Decisions

Get Out of Here
Quadraphonic Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
Balwyn Calling
CJZ
Approved Program: On Demand Television
M4M
Damian Hill
Approved Program: On Demand Features
Dingo
Bentley Dean
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
The Cameleer
Farmhand Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
FAREWELL TOUR
Renegade Films (Australia) Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
THE PRINCESS AND THE BEAR
Matthewswood Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
My Zombie Pet
Paddle Pictures Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
THE SECRET LIVES OF DRESSES
Sense & Cents - Ability Pty. Ltd.
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
20 YEARS OF SNOW
Southern Light Alliance Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
Seeker
Screen Invaders Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
THE INHERITANCE
Aquarius Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
CLOAK
Chelsea Cassio
Approved Program: On Demand Television
Packing Death
December Media Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
Elise McCredie - MediaXChange’s Showrunner Exchange
Elise McCredie
Approved Program: On Demand Television
Giula Sandler - MediaXChange’s Showrunner Exchange
Giula Sandler
Approved Program: On Demand Television
FLATS
Princess Pictures Holdings Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
THE BURIAL
Renegade Films (Australia) Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
THE GIRLS
Jason Byrne Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
GOLD
Rogue Star Pictures Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
POLLYANNA’S WISH
Forest Grove Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
NOWHERE BOYS SERIES 4
Matchbox Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
LITTLE ACORNS
Pocket TV Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
THE LISTIES TELEPORTALOO
Bob Pictures Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
TIGRESS
Sense & Centsability Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
M4M
Damian Philip Hill
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
THE CAMELEER
Farmhand Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
CALL ME CARMEN
Phoenix Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
MEMOIR OF A SNAIL
Chunky Wonky Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
CHANTOU
Happening Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
TRUE HISTORY OF THE KELLY GANG
Porchlight Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
NOWHERELAND
Princess Pictures Holdings Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
EVERGREEN
Ruby Entertainment Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
UNTITLED PETER CARSTAIRS PROJECT
Southern Light Alliance Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
RUN RABBIT RUN
Carver Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
THE INHERITANCE
Aquarius Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
THE GOOD THING
Matchbox Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
GEORGE LAZENBY - THE MAN WHO WOULDN’T BE BOND
KMUNICATIONS PTY LTD
Approved Program: On Demand Features
LITTLE J & BIG CUZ - SERIES 2
Ned Lander Media Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
JUDETH
Michael Kratochvil
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
ODD
JILLIAN MOYLAN
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
POOR BOY
Wildheart Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
TRUE HISTORY OF THE KELLY GANG
Porchlight Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
SUNSHINE
Essential Media and Entertainment Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
Deadlock
Every Cloud Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
The Adventures of Talia
Sunjive Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
Relic
Carver Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
In Jerusalem
Forgery Films
Approved Program: On Demand Features
Red Morning
FG Film Productions (Australia) Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
THE CHINABOY SHOW
RKPiX Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
THE SPECTACULAR SHOW OF SUMMER
Chocolate Liberation Front Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
THE HEROES OF AUS
LateNite Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
THE FAMILY
Thomas Swinburn
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
LOST IN THE DARK
Cinemax Enterprises Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
FAREWELL TOUR
Renegade Films (Australia) Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
CHANTOU
Happening Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
Option B
Harvey Taft Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
THE BUREAU OF MAGICAL THINGS
Jonathan M Shiff Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
Arkie
Passion Pictures Australia Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
THE REZONE
Zipmonk Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
Red Morning
FG Film Productions (Australia) Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
Call Me Carmen
Phoenix Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
Stonerunner
Stonerunner Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
Musquito
Pictures in Paradise Development Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
Fancy Boy
December Media Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
COMMUNITY RELATIONS
Porchlight Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
MANIC
FG Film Productions (Australia) Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
Michael Anthony Kratochvil - Catapult Feature Lab
Approved Program: One off initiative
Matthew Macknamara - Catapult Feature Lab
Approved Program: One off initiative
Jillian Moylan - Catapult Feature Lab
Approved Program: One off initiative
Jaine N Eira - Catapult Feature Lab
Approved Program: One off initiative
Garrath Westmore - Catapult Feature Lab
Approved Program: One off initiative
Fiona Leally - Catapult Feature Lab
Approved Program: One off initiative
Corrie Chen - Catapult Feature Lab
Approved Program: One off initiative
Craig Scutt - Catapult Feature Lab
Approved Program: One off initiative
Catherine McMullen - Catapult Feature Lab
Approved Program: One off initiative
Ann Murison - Catapult Feature Lab
Approved Program: One off initiative
Pacific Queen
Burberry Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
The Memory Book
Unicorn Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
Our Time
The Acme Film Company Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Feature Film Development
Snowball City
Wolfhound Pictures Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
The Swashbucklers
Rescued Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
The Arrival
Spirited Pty Ltd (trading as Highly Spirited)
Approved Program: On Demand Features
Boutique Vixens
Jason Byrne
Approved Program: On Demand Features
Thunder
Kmunications Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
Nowhere Boys Series 3
Matchbox Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Television
The Chainbreakers
FG Film Productions (Australia) Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features
Emo (The Musical)
Matthewswood Pty Ltd
Approved Program: On Demand Features