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:

Sarah Pratt, Program Services Officer 03 9660 3229

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

Recent International Business Travel Funding Decisions

Neil Salmon - Travel to Mifa 2018
12field Animation Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel
John Cherry - Travel to Sunnyside of the Doc 2018
Intafusion Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel
Danny Ben-Moshe - Travel to Sheffield Doc/Fest 2018
Identity Films And Productions Pty Ltd)
Approved Program: Business Travel
Anna Brady - Travel to Sheffield Doc/Fest 2018
Approved Program: Business Travel
Kate Lefoe - Peru masterclass with Werner Herzog
Approved Program: Business Travel
Andre Lima Sampaio - Travel to MIPTV 2018
BUFFALO MEDIA PTY LTD
Approved Program: Business Travel
Alexei Mizin - Travel to Talent USA 2018
Approved Program: Business Travel
Liam Esler - Travel to GDC 2018
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Andrew van der Merwe - Travel to GDC 2018
Fourth Wall Studio Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Sean Morrison O’Dowd - Travel to GDC 2018
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Peter Daly - Travel to GDC 2018
Teepee Studios Pty. Ltd.
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Michael McMaster - Travel to GDC 2018
House House Games Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Garth Midgley - Travel to GDC 2018
Goati Entertainment Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Casey Thomas - Travel to GDC 2018
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Barbara Kerr - Travel to GDC 2018
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Aspen Forster - Travel to GDC 2018
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Charlotte Seymour - Travel to EFM 2018
Approved Program: Business Travel
Aaron Wilson - Travel to IFFM & CineMart 2018
Left-handed Productions Pty. Ltd.
Approved Program: Business Travel
Ivan Dixon - Travel to Kidscreen Summit 2018
Approved Program: Business Travel
Judi McCrossin - Travel to Kidscreen Summit 2018
Bob Pictures Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel
Trevor Dikes - Travel to GDC 2018
Kpow Ltd Pty
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Tom Crago - Travel to GDC 2018
Tantalus Media Pty. Ltd.
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Simon Boxer - Travel to GDC 2018
Twice Different Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Sean Kearney - Travel to GDC 2018
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Ross Symons - Travel to GDC 2018
Big Ant Studios Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Roman Maksymyschyn - Travel to GDC 2018
Bit Dragon Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Olivia Haines - Travel to GDC 2018
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Nicholas McDonnell - Travel to GDC 2018
Samurai Punk Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Neil Rennison - Travel to GDC 2018
Tin Man Games Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Michael Blackney - Travel to GDC 2018
Team Fanclub Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Matthew Schenkel - Travel to GDC 2018
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Lauren Clinnick - Travel to GDC 2018
Lumi Publications Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Laura Voss - Travel to GDC 2018
Harmonious Games Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Kevin Powe - Travel to GDC 2018
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Kenneth Wong - Travel to GDC 2018
Studio Mountains Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Jason Bakker - Travel to GDC 2018
Ghost Pattern Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Gil Maclean - Travel to GDC 2018
Inn Between Worlds Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Gabriella Lowgren - Travel to GDC 2018
Infinity Plus Two Pty. Ltd.
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Emre Deniz - Travel to GDC 2018
Opaque X Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Eamon Logue - Travel to GDC 2018
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Dylan Walker - Travel to GDC 2018
Onerat Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
David Curro - Travel to GDC 2018
S! Games Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Cherie Davidson - Travel to GDC 2018
Geeiz Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Arden Beckwith - Travel to GDC 2018
Beethoven & Dinosaur Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Anna Irwin Schutze - Travel to GDC 2018
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Andrew Lau - Travel to GDC 2018
Spree Entertainment Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Alan Gibb - Travel to GDC 2018
Mighty Games Group Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel - GDC (USA) 2018
Alexandros Ouzas - Travel to AFM 2017
Exile Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel
Fiona Eagger - Travel to Film London PFM 2017
Every Cloud Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel
Stuart Page - Content London 2017
Approved Program: Business Travel
David Hannam - Content London 2017
Prodigy Pictures Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel
Princess Pictures - Content London 2017
Approved Program: Business Travel
Matchbox Pictures - Content London 2017
Approved Program: Business Travel
Wonderland Pictures - Content London 2017
Jessica Leslie
Approved Program: Business Travel
George Adams - Content London 2017
Gambit Media Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel
Every Cloud Productions - Content London 2017
Approved Program: Business Travel
December Media - Content London 2017
Approved Program: Business Travel
Linda Klejus - Content London 2017
Circa Media Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel
Carver Films - Content London 2017
Approved Program: Business Travel
Judi McCrossin - Content London 2017
Bob Pictures Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel
Clandestine TV - Content London 2017
Wyld FGA Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel
Adam Briggs – Travel to Los Angeles
Approved Program: Business Travel
STEPHEN WARNE -  New York, Toronto, Los Angeles & San Francisco
Stephen Warne
Approved Program: Business Travel
Paul Ireland - US Marketing and Screening
Toothless Pictures Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel
LIZ KEARNEY - Cannes Marche Du Film
Arenamedia Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel
Joanna Werner - Travel to MIPTV
Werner Film Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel
Amiel Courtin-Wilson -  Rotterdam International Film Festival
Amiel Courtin-Wilson
Approved Program: Business Travel
Shaun Grant - Sundance Film Festival
Shaun Grant
Approved Program: Business Travel
Rita Walsh -  European Film Market (EFM)
Rita Walsh
Approved Program: Business Travel
Hollie Fifer - International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA
Hollie Fifer
Approved Program: Business Travel
Pennie Brown -  Kidscreen Summit & Los Angeles
Pennie Brown
Approved Program: Business Travel
Steve Kearney - American Film Market (AFM)
Kmunications Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Market and Targeted Business Travel
Joshua Boggs - IndieCade
Loveshack Entertainment
Approved Program: Business Travel
Sonya Pemberton - Science Media Awards, and Smithsonian Chanel (USA
Genepool Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Business Travel
Peter Viska - The International Animation Film Market (MIFA)
Kalidor Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Market and Targeted Business Travel
James Hoppe - Cannes Film Festival Marche du Film
Maker Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Market and Targeted Business Travel
Jason Byrne - Cannes Film Festival Marche du Film
Jason Byrne Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Market and Targeted Business Travel
Daniel Findlay - Cannes Film Festival Marche du Film
Time Traveller Entertainment Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Market and Targeted Business Travel
David Giusto - Cannes Film Festival Marche du Film
Mondo Studio Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Market and Targeted Business Travel
Anna McLeish - Cannes Film Festival Marche du Film
Carver Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Market and Targeted Business Travel
Antony Ginnane - Cannes Film Festival Marche du Film
F G Film Productions Australia Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Market and Targeted Business Travel
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: 

Sarah Pratt, Program Services Officer 03 9660 3229

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

Recent International Festivals Travel Funding Decisions

Magda Wozniak - Travel to Bentonville Film Festival 2018
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Geoffrey Smith - Travel to Hot Docs 2018
Eyeline Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Eddie Martin - Travel to Hot Docs 2018
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Shannon Swan - Travel to Hot Docs 2018
6 Seasons Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Jessica Leski - Travel to Hot Docs 2018
Thaumatrope Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Jason Byrne - Travel to SXSW Film Awards 2018
Jason Byrne Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Anna Brady – Travel to SXSW Film Awards 2018
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Bec Peniston-Bird - Travel to Berlinale Talent 2018
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Daphne Do - Travel to Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival 2018
Daphne Do
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Travis Beard - Travel to Rotterdam International Film Festival 2018
Rockabul Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Festival Travel - Rotterdam International Film Festival
Goran Stolevski - Travel to Sundance Film Festival 2018
Approved Program: Festival Travel - Sundance Film Festival
John Angus Stewart - Travel to BFI London Film Festival
Approved Program: Festival Travel - London Film Festival
Isaac Wall - Venice Film Festival
Approved Program: Festival Travel - Venice Film Festival
Alexandros Ouzas - Venice Film Festival
Exile Productions Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Festival Travel - Venice Film Festival
Michael Leonard - Venice Film Festival
Approved Program: Festival Travel - Venice Film Festival
Amiel Courtin-Wilson - Travel to Sheffield Doc/Fest 2017
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
NORA NIASARI - Travel to SHEFFIELD DOC/FEST
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Lester Francois - Travel to Sheffield Doc/Fest 2017
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
mark conway - HOT DOCS
check point media pty ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
EMMA FRANZ - Bill Frisell, a portrait - SXSW
Emma Franz
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
BRETT HARDY - MIPTV CANNES
Journey Media Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
BENTLEY DEAN - TANNA - 2017 Academy Awards
Contact Films Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
LEE MATTHEWS - EMO THE MUSICAL - BERLIN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Approved Program: Festival Travel - Berlin International Film Festival
philipa campey - London Production Market
film camp pty ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
jamie houge - London Production Market
plot media pty ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
michael beets - jafri - Toronto Film Festival
Michael John Beets
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Mikey Hill - The Orchestra - Aspen Shortsfest
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Jacob Strasser - Push Me Pull You - GDC
House House Games Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
Ty Carey - Armello - International Games Festival Awards
League of Geeks Pty Ltd
Approved Program: Festivals Travel
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 - A Month of Sundays - TIFF
Madman Production Company
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