Background

Funding Approval Details

Riot

Project Riot
Fund Made in NSW - TV Drama
Year 2018
Round 60
Type TV Drama - Telemovie
Company Werner Film Productions Pty Ltd
Producer Joanna Werner, Louise Smith
Writer Carrie Anderson, Greg Waters
Synopsis

Told through the eyes of Lance Gowland, Bent is the story of the first Mardi Gras and the group of gay rights activists, who in 1978 cloaked themselves in fancy dress, joined hands and courageously paraded down Oxford Street, where unknowingly, angry police lay in wait.

Disclaimer The Total Finance amount reflects the total advanced through various Screen NSW programs of assistance, but does not take into account any amounts that have been repaid or recouped. Market travel may not be listed where it relates to a slate of projects (as opposed to one title). It should be noted that as historical data is added to the website the Total Finance amount below may be subject to change.
Fund
Applicant
Finance
Made in NSW - TV Drama
Louise Smith
$ 15,000.00
Made in NSW - TV Drama
Louise Smith
$ 350,000.00
 
Total Finance
$ 365,000.00