Sony Digital Rapids Pixel Power calrec Sony

Screen Australia's Enterprise program returns

13/02/2019

13 02 2019 - Media release Screen Australia's Enterprise program returns

Nel Minchin on the set of Making Muriel

Screen Australia's sector and talent development program Enterprise is again open for applications. The program was founded in 2009, and last took submissions in late 2017, allowing for a review to be undertaken throughout 2018.

Enterprise will now be run through Screen Australia's Development Unit and there are two funding paths available:

Enterprise Business & Ideas, which allows an Australian entity (e.g. company) to apply for funding to develop and deliver an innovative screen business proposal, hire a company placement and/or access business-building services.

Enterprise People, which allows both emerging and experienced creatives to apply for funding for a domestic or international career placement, and/or other professional development opportunities.

Through the Enterprise program, Screen Australia aims to foster sustainable business models and careers. Priority will be given to proposals that demonstrate genuine innovation and can deliver benefits to the sector beyond the individuals and companies immediately involved in the Enterprise application.

Whilst the majority of Screen Australia's funding is project-based, Enterprise has an incredible legacy of building Australian screen businesses and providing career-defining opportunities for creators, said Nerida Moore, Head of Development. With this new incarnation of Enterprise, we are putting the focus squarely on the pursuit of ambitious, industry-changing proposals. We want to encourage businesses and individuals of all experience levels to be bold with the ideas and opportunities they pitch.

For successful applicants, the incorporation of Enterprise into our Development Unit will also mean we will be able to identify other opportunities for businesses and creatives across Screen Australia's slate to multiply the impact of the program.

Significant program changes include:

Applications open all year, subject to budget availability. Applications will be assessed monthly.

Simplified two-stage application process for Enterprise Business & Ideas, mirroring changes made to the rest of the Development Unit's programs in July 2018.

Greater flexibility of proposal duration, including up to two years for business ideas and domestic placements. Part-time placements are also eligible.

Expanded funding offering, with one-off Enterprise People funding available for career consultants and mentorships, and one-off Enterprise Business & Ideas funding to develop business plans and get external corporate advice.

Opportunities beyond standard company structures, with sole traders and not-for-profits all now able to apply for Business & Ideas.

The introduction of a pilot Enterprise Exchange offering, which will give stage two Enterprise Business & Ideas applicants access to free professional advice from leading screen experts to help strengthen their applications.

Encouraging co-funded placements, particularly in relation to Business & Ideas company placement proposals where the host company contributes to the cost of the staff member.

A focus on inclusion, with proposals that can demonstrate they will help redress the underutilisation of female creators and talent from diverse backgrounds being highly regarded.

The upper funding limits of both Enterprise Business & Ideas and Enterprise People remain in line with previous iterations of Enterprise, including up to $400,000 for successful company applicants and up to $140,000 for individuals. Drama and documentary-based creators are eligible.

Industry Development Executive, Bali Padda will be the primary contact for Enterprise.

APPLY

Applications are now open for 2018/19 financial year funding.

Applicants must review the full guidelines before applying see Enterprise Business & Ideas and Enterprise People

Questions should be directed to Program Operations 1800 507 901.

ABOUT ENTERPRISE Since it was first run in 2009, Screen Australia has invested over $36m in the Enterprise program, to the benefit of 92 screen businesses and ideas, plus 46 individual creators.

Alumni include Nel Minchin who was placed at In Films in 2015/16 and has since achieved director/producer credits on documentaries Making Muriel, Matilda & Me and the forthcoming feature Firestarter The Story of Bangarra. In drama, Liz Kearney was placed at Arenamedia in 2014/15 and has achieved producer credits on Paper Planes, The Warriors and Acute Misfortune.

In business, Blackfella Films were funded in 2010 and have gone on to create some of Australia's most significant screen titles including Redfern Now, First Contact and Deep Water, with new ABC series Black B*tch to air this year. Other companies funded have since become industry stalwarts, including Cordell Jigsaw Productions (now CJZ), Goalpost Pictures, Hoodlum and Ludo Studios.

Media enquiries Jessica Parry | Senior Publicist

61 2 8113 5833 | 61 428 767 836 | [email protected]

Lidia Williams | Publicist and Events Officer

61 2 8113 1091 | 61 468 784 170 | [email protected]

All other general/non-media enquiries Sydney 61 2 8113 5800 | Melbourne 61 3 8682 1900 | [email protected]
LINK: https://www.screenaustralia.gov.au/sa/media-centre/news/2019/02-13-scr...
See more stories from screenaustralia

Asia, Australia & Oceanic Stories

03/06/2020

Pertembungan Pelantun Suara Tular Bekerjaya di Astro Prima

Pertembungan Pelantun Suara Tular Bekerjaya di Astro Prima Date Released:03 Jun 2020 Share Tweet Media Pack Suara Viral' ialah sebuah program reali...

03/06/2020

Screen Australia announces $2.1 million of production funding for 14 documentaries

03 06 2020 - Media release Screen Australia announces $2.1 million of production...

02/06/2020

AstroDJMC

Astro DJ MC Date Released:28 May 2020 Share Tweet 28 2 Astro Radio MY MELODY GOXUAN DJ MC 2...

01/06/2020

NHNZ appoints US sales director

NHNZ appoints US sales director January 24, 2020 Headquartered prodco NHNZ has appointed former Discovery executive Ched Raymundo to director of sales. R...

01/06/2020

NHNZ helps bring iD Fashion Awards online

NHNZ helps bring iD Fashion Awards online March 24, 2020 The iD Fashion International Emerging Designer Awards will be moved online due to coronavirus. ...

01/06/2020

Love Nature green-lights Dawn to Dusk

Love Nature green-lights Dawn to Dusk April 28, 2020 Blue Ant Media's natural history content brand Love Nature has commissioned two six-part blue-chi...

01/06/2020

Screen Australia and SBS announce new Tasmanian online drama series The Tailings

01 06 2020 - Media release Screen Australia and SBS announce new Tasmanian online drama series The Tailings Stevie Cruz-Martin, Caitlin Richardson, Liz Doran ...

29/05/2020

Astro launches 3 Tamil HD channels on 1st June

Astro launches 3 Tamil HD channels on 1st June Date Released:28 May 2020 Share Tweet Top 70 Rajinikanth movies on Rajini70 HD (Ch 100) via Astro and on de...

29/05/2020

Toshiba's New Subsidiary to Advance Process Reforms of Toshiba Next Plan

TOKYO Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) today announced that it will establish a new wholly owned subsidiary dedicated to developing a next-generation core sys...

29/05/2020

Australian Screen Production Industry COVID-Safe Guidelines Released

29 05 2020 - Media release Australian Screen Production Industry COVID-Safe Guidelines Released The Australian screen production industry today released COVID...

27/05/2020

Toshiba to Transfer Logistics Services Business to SBS Holdings, Inc.

SBS Holdings, Inc. Toshiba Corporation TOKYO SBS Holdings, Inc. (TOKYO: 2384, hereinafter SBSHD ) and Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) today signed a share ...

22/05/2020

Astro Offers Rebate for Sports Pack Customers

Astro Offers Rebate for Sports Pack Customers Date Released:22 May 2020 Share Tweet In light of the recent postponement of sports events globally, Astro ...

19/05/2020

All Astro customers can enjoy Malaysia's first local Tamil crime ...

All Astro customers can enjoy Malaysia's first local Tamil crime series Kuttram Kuttrame' Date Released:19 May 2020 Share Tweet Premieres on 17 ...

19/05/2020

Astro IPTV customers can now enjoy features of Ultra Box

Astro IPTV customers can now enjoy features of Ultra Box Date Released:19 May 2020 Share Tweet Includes 4K UHD, Cloud Recording and seamless UI/UX featur...

17/05/2020

Pakej Indo Pek Tawar Kandungan Serba Baharu Dalam Format HD

Pakej Indo Pek Tawar Kandungan Serba Baharu Dalam Format HD Date Released:16 May 2020 Share Tweet Media Pack Mulai 23 Mei ini, dua buah saluran HD bahar...

15/05/2020

Pengisian Komprehensif Kempen Raya Astro Sepanjang Aidilfitri

Pengisian Komprehensif Kempen Raya Astro Sepanjang Aidilfitri Date Released:13 May 2020 Share Tweet Astro selaras himpunan program istimewa dan tawaran e...

14/05/2020

Notice of Nominees for Directors (Resolution planned, June 17, 2020)

May 14,2020 KDDI Corporation KDDI Corporation resolved at a meeting of the Board of Directors held today to change (newly-appointed, retirement) a director an...

14/05/2020

Financial Results for the Fiscal Year Ended March 2020

May 14,2020 KDDI Corporation KDDI announced the financial results for the fiscal year ended March 2020. Summary In the fiscal year ended March 31, 2020, cons...

13/05/2020

Screen Australia announces development funding for 18 new projects

13 05 2020 - Media release Screen Australia announces development funding for 18 new projects Dylan River, Tanith Glynn-Maloney A new feature film from Baz L...

13/05/2020

Lockdown series Cancelled launches on Facebook

13 05 2020 - Media release Lockdown series Cancelled launches on Facebook Cancelled Online series Cancelled, filmed entirely in lockdown in Spain, launches o...

30/04/2020

More Prepaid Choices for NJOI Customers During Ramadan and Raya

More Prepaid Choices for NJOI Customers During Ramadan and Raya Date Released:30 Apr 2020 Share Tweet New ala carte channels and packs NJOI customers ca...

30/04/2020

ABC & Screen Australia announce At Home Alone Together

30 04 2020 - Media release ABC & Screen Australia announce At Home Alone Together Adele Vuko and Christiaan Van Vuuren ABC has partnered with Screen Australi...

29/04/2020

Screen Australia and Snapchat to develop vertical series Apollo

29 04 2020 - Media release Screen Australia and Snapchat to develop vertical series Apollo Meg O'Connell and Anna Barnes Screen Australia and Snapchat ha...

29/04/2020

Astro Adds Complimentary Viewing for 6 Learning Channels

Astro Adds Complimentary Viewing for 6 Learning Channels Date Released:28 Apr 2020 Share Tweet Extends complimentary viewing for News, Asian movies, Stay...

27/04/2020

Go Shop supports local businesses with #GoShopSapotLokal

Go Shop supports local businesses with #GoShopSapotLokal Date Released:27 Apr 2020 Share Tweet Go Shop launches e-Bazaar and new channel (CH111) for Rama...

27/04/2020

Astro expands its broadband services with Allo partnership

Astro expands its broadband services with Allo partnership Date Released:27 Apr 2020 Share Tweet Astro Malaysia Holdings Berhad's ( Astro ) and Allo ...

24/04/2020

Download Astro GO for free and win prizes

Download Astro GO for free and win prizes Date Released:24 Apr 2020 Share Tweet Astro GO is running a contest from 6 April to 17 May to encourage more As...

22/04/2020

Nikmati program menarik sepanjang Ramadan bersama ERA, SINAR, ...

Nikmati program menarik sepanjang Ramadan bersama ERA, SINAR, GEGAR dan ZAYAN Date Released:22 Apr 2020 Share Tweet Bulan Ramadan bakal diserikan dengan ...

21/04/2020

Go Shop hosts work from home to continue to provide Malaysians ...

Go Shop hosts work from home to continue to provide Malaysians with an entertaining shopping experience Date Released:21 Apr 2020 Share Tweet Shop at the...

20/04/2020

Astro customers enjoy discounts and free delivery from BookXcess

Astro customers enjoy discounts and free delivery from BookXcess Date Released:20 Apr 2020 Share Tweet Astro has partnered with BookXcess to bring you bo...

20/04/2020

Screen Australia announces $8.5m for 10 projects

20 04 2020 - Media release Screen Australia announces $8.5m for 10 projects Kevin and Luke Lerdwichagul, Kitty Flanagan Screen Australia has announced three ...

20/04/2020

Techtel deploys Egatel DVB-T/T2 Transmitters to Tindal RAAF Base

Techtel, Australia's leading broadcast systems integrator has been selected by Imparja to upgrade the TV Transmission site at Tindal RAAF Base in remote Nor...

20/04/2020

Sertai Karok Kuarantin GEGAR' untuk menang baucer membeli belah

Sertai Karok Kuarantin GEGAR' untuk menang baucer membeli belah Date Released:14 Apr 2020 Share Tweet KAROK KUARANTIN GEGAR' Semua warganegara...

16/04/2020

Reduction of Business Days in April at Toshiba Corporation and Toshiba Group Companies in Japan

In response to the Japanese government's strong request to people to observe...

15/04/2020

Kempen Indahkan Senyuman, Eratkan Jalinan' sempurnakan Ramadan ...

Kempen Indahkan Senyuman, Eratkan Jalinan' sempurnakan Ramadan Raya 2020 bersama Astro Date Released:15 Apr 2020 Share Tweet KehadiranRamadan Al-Mub...

14/04/2020

Ernie Zakri, Mark Adam galas tugas juri Ceria Online Star'

Ernie Zakri, Mark Adam galas tugas juri Ceria Online Star' Date Released:14 Apr 2020 Share Tweet Melihatkepada keadaan semasa negara yang masih di d...

13/04/2020

New Stay Home Concert (Ch 700) for all Astro customers, 14 - 28 ...

New Stay Home Concert (Ch 700) for all Astro customers, 14 - 28 April Date Released:13 Apr 2020 Share Tweet [click HERE to watch video] Watch over 30 conc...

13/04/2020

KDDI and LG Uplus launch CIRC's Drone G6.0Friendly to Smart-Drone Platformsin Japan and South Korea

The Autonomous drone is lightweight and highly resistant to dust and water ...

10/04/2020

With Strong Momentum, LEONIS HOLOSOUND Launch New Immersive Audio Processor DCAP-IAE

With Strong Momentum, LEONIS HOLOSOUND Launch New Immersive Audio Processor DCAP...

10/04/2020

Coronavirus: Box Office Sees Possible $4B Loss Through March

Coronavirus: Box Office Sees Possible $4B Loss Through March Date: 2020-04-10 Author: Original Site The impact in 2020 from Covid-19 (coronavirus) on the moti...

10/04/2020

Recommendations for Long-term Shutdown of HOLOSOUND IMMERSIVE AUDIO Equipment

Recommendations for Long-term Shutdown of HOLOSOUND IMMERSIVE AUDIO Equipment Date: 2020-04-10 Author: Original Site Considering a long-term cinema closing in...

10/04/2020

Astro tawarkan pelbagai program pendidikan menarik sepanjang PKP

Astro tawarkan pelbagai program pendidikan menarik sepanjang PKP Date Released:09 Apr 2020 Share Tweet Sertai Kuiz Pantas TTV' dan belajar Coding d...

07/04/2020

RAAGA's Kalakkal Kaalai to keep fans entertained and informed ...

RAAGA's Kalakkal Kaalai to keep fans entertained and informed from home Date Released:07 Apr 2020 Share Tweet Listen to RAAGA anytime via the SYOK ap...

06/04/2020

Statement on COVID-19

Statement on COVID-19 Date Released:06 Apr 2020 Share Tweet Following notification from the Ministry of Health (MOH), Astro Malaysia wish to inform that ...

06/04/2020

Screen Australia and SBS to develop three Digital Originals

06 04 2020 - Media release Screen Australia and SBS to develop three Digital Originals AB Morrison and Hannah Ngo Three online projects from the 2019 Digital...

03/04/2020

Techtel Announces First Release of Inflo; the New Way We Integrate

Sydney, 31 March 2020 - Techtel, Asia-Pacific's leading broadcast systems integrator has developed an integrated browser-based software solution for the Tas...

03/04/2020

Techtel Continues to Operate As Usual During COVID-19 from Remote Offices

During the COVID19 pandemic Techtel is continuing to operate with staff working in remote offices. Our business has not stood down any staff and we continue to ...

03/04/2020

Introducing UNLIMITED WORLD au 5G: Fifth-Generation Mobile Communication Service "au 5G" to Kick Off on March 26

KDDI Corporation March 23,2020 On March 26, 2020, KDDI and Okinawa Cellular wi...

02/04/2020

LEONIS DCQMS-100 Improve the Quality of Projection

LEONIS DCQMS-100 Improve the Quality of Projection Date: 2020-04-02 Author: Original Site Recently, LEONIS launched a free version of digital detection and mana...

01/04/2020

KDDI Corporation and SoftBank Corp. Establish Joint Venture to Promote the Rapid Build-out of 5G Networks in Japan's Rural Areas

KDDI Corporation SoftBank Corp. April 1,2020 KDDI Corporation (KDDI) and Soft...