Funding for Travel

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.

View upcoming deadlines on the Funding page.

For Victorian practitioners in LA for business, Film Victoria is able to offer a dedicated working and networking space. Find out more.

International Business Travel

Before you apply

  • Read our Terms of Trade in conjunction with the program guidelines
  • Check the deadline date for each market
  • Review the application form
  • Contact us with any questions

Initial enquiries, eligibility and application details:

Film & Television markets - Sanja Petkovic, Program Services Officer, 03 9660 3220

Games markets - Nathan Hernandez, Program Services Officer, 03 9660 3240

Speak with the program manager:
Madeline Getson, Industry Programs Coordinator, 03 9660 3237

Recent International Business Travel Funding Decisions

Sally Ingleton - World Congress of Science and Factual Producers (WCSFP)
360 Degree Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Market and Targeted Business Travel
John Moore - World Congress of Science and Factual Producers (WCSFP)
Sensible Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Market and Targeted Business Travel
Amanda Crittenden - Travel to London (UK) and Copenhagen (DEN)
Amanda Crittenden T/A That's It Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Market and Targeted Business Travel
Michael Adante - Travel to Los Angeles (USA)
Source Collective Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Market and Targeted Business Travel
Michael Adante - American Film Market (AFM)
Source Collective Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Market and Targeted Business Travel

International Festivals Travel

Before you apply

  • Read our Terms of Trade in conjunction with the program guidelines
  • Check the deadline date for each festival
  • Review the application form for each festival
  • Contact us with any questions

Initial enquiries, eligibility and application details: 

Film & Television festivals - Sanja Petkovic, Program Services Officer, 03 9660 3220

Games festivals - Nathan Hernandez, Program Services Officer, 03 9660 3240

Speak with the program manager:
Madeline Getson, Industry Programs Coordinator, 03 9660 3237

Recent International Festivals Travel Funding Decisions

John Stewart - A Smile in the Back of my head - Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Lizzette Atkins - International Documentary Festival Amsterdam (IDFA)
Unicorn Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
John Harvey with Spear - Toronto International Film Festival
Arenamedia Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Jannine Barnes with Downriver - Toronto International Film Festival
Happening Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Nick Batzias with A Month of Sundays - Toronto International Film Festival
Madman Production Company Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Sue Maslin with The Dressmaker - Toronto International Film Festival
Film Art Media Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Alison Tilson with Looking For Grace - Toronto International Film Festival
Alison Tilson
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Alison Tilson with Looking For Grace - Venice International Film Festival
Alison Tilson
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Bentley Dean with Tanna - Venice International Film Festival
Bentley Dean
Approved Program: Festivals Travel