Press release form ScreenWest
Following a successful pilot of the scheme last year, the ScreenWest Production Attraction Fund will again be offered this year.
The Fund will provide up to $500,000 financial support for interstate and international productions that are produced in whole or in part in Western Australia. If you are a film or television production company planning to film in WA, submit your application by November 2, 2009.
The intention of the Production Attraction fund is to:
•Attract high profile interstate and international screen productions to Western Australia;
•Develop Western Australian crew, cast, businesses and infrastructure (including but not limited to equipment hire and post production facilities) associated with the screen industry;
•Showcase Western Australian locations and/or culture to an international audience;
•Allow Western Australian individuals and businesses to work with and form strategic alliances with interstate and international industry partners;
•Provide funding to major high profile productions that are not eligible under other ScreenWest Funding Programs; and
•Contribute to achieving critical success factors as outlined in the ScreenWest Strategic Plan in order to assist
For further information or to apply please visit the Production Attraction Fund section of ScreenWest’s funding page.