The first round of the funding body’s Documentary Producer program will offer AUD$1.8 million to eight projects (Pictured: Screen Australia’s senior manager of documentary, Liz Stevens).
Last Days in Vietnam, Night Will Fall (pictured) and Regarding Susan Sontag picked up awards at FOCAL International’s Gala Awards ceremony in London last night (May 21).
The strand will celebrate the work of artists and artist-filmmakers working in the factual arena using digital and immersive technologies. (Pictured: Disaster Playground)
At a recent Hot Docs industry session, Netflix’s Marjon Javadi – who heads acquisitions and production for documentaries with the Originals team – sat down to discuss the mechanics of acquisitions and what her banner is looking for in potential projects. (Pictured, L-R: The Square, Virunga)