The International Screen Academy's Focus Programs and FTI (Film And Television Institute WA) present the "FADE IN" 2-Day Screenwriting Workshop. The only course of its kind, the "FADE IN" 2-Day Screenwriting Workshop provides an intensive program that encourages participants to develop their own screenplay from a movie or television series idea.
Women in Film, TV & Interactive WA will host a Panel Discussion on Thursday the 27th August at 5pm as part of CinefestOZ. This will provide an opportunity for a dynamic 30 minute discussion from a panel of leading women in Australia's screen industries on ‘Ways To Increase The Involvement Of Women In the Screen Sector’. Followed by social drinks at 5:30pm. Both men and woman are invited to come and be a part of the growing future of women in film.
FTI Presents: How To Write A Kickass Application, Monday- 17Th August.
FTI's Director, Screen Production Ros Walker (who has assessed hundreds of applications) will take you through the do's and don'ts for a professional application, how to avoid common mistakes and what impresses assessment panels. Come along and learn how to write an application that will stand out from the pack. This session will focus on applications for Elevate 30 and Elevate 70.
CinéfestOZ has announced the CinéfestOZ Film Prize jury who will decide on the winner of the Festival’s second annual $100,000 Film Prize, and includes FTI's Director of Skills & Engagement, Annie Murtagh-Monks.
In anticipation of the Elevate funding round, ScreenWest and FTI will present a networking event for filmmakers to meet potential collaborators. Eligible applicants (writers, producers, directors) with at least one quality short film or web-series are encouraged to attend. The format will be casual one-on-one meetings. Writers must have a latest-draft script ready to discuss.
FTI is a member of the Screen Network and gratefully acknowledges the financial assistance of Screen Australia, ScreenWest & Lotterywest. FTI is also pleased to receive the support of organisational partner; Coopers Brewery.