Emmy nominated Director Kate Dennis to be honoured with the Create NSW Annette Kellerman Award with Vogue Australia
Director Kate Dennis (The Handmaid’s Tale) will be honoured with the Create NSW Annette Kellerman Award with Vogue Australia, which honours trailblazing women in Hollywood, at the AiF Awards and Benefit Dinner in LA.
Queer Screen’s new Festival Director on funding opportunities, gender parity and programming her first festival
Lisa Rose joined the Queer Screen Board in November 2012, later becoming the President in November 2016 and recently appointed as Queer Screen Festival Director in June 2017. Lisa is a passionate believer in giving voice to all forms of queer entertainment, and is focused on showcasing and championing diversity.
Interview with Tristan Milewski: exploring ideas of masculinity, belonging and identity in Dream Boat
Screening at Queer Screen Film Fest this week is Dream Boat, the documentary about a European cruise, only for gay men, that explores ideas of masculinity and identity in an often times persecuted community. We spoke to the film’s director, Tristan Milewskim, about the ins and outs of the production, the festival and his own career pathway.
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Sisterhood – love, loss and longing in Macau
Macau director Tracy Choi’s female-oriented love story, Sisterhood, juxtaposes the director’s feelings of estrangement to her hometown, which has developed rapidly in 20 years from a quiet city to a loaded gambling capital, against a melodrama between two women.
Are you heading to LA? The Create NSW hotdesks at Charlie’s, Australians in Film creative workspace for the Australian screen production community in Los Angeles, has limited space available in October-November 2017. We are calling for applications from NSW-based practitioners.
Screenworks’ Regional Producer Elevator Program call for applications
Screenworks is calling for applications to its annual Regional Producer Elevator Program. Now in its third year, this program provides the opportunity for regional producers to develop professional skills, to get access to key industry contacts and to help overcome the obstacles faced by producers living regionally.