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Are you Indigenous and want to work in film or TV?

August 6, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


Metro Screen can get you started

  • Free short courses in digital, TV, and film skills
  • Scholarships in production management and producing
  • Help to develop your story idea into a script
  • Funding to make a short documentary for broadcast on NITV
  • Funding to make a short film or transmedia project
  • Tips on working with community

Metro Screen has a long track record of working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who are just starting out on their screen careers, including:

  • Wayne Blair –  The Sapphires (Director) Redfern Now (Director and Actor). Wayne made his first two short films Fade 2 Black and Jublj with us.
  • Elizabeth Goie Wymarra –  Elizabeth’s first short film The Biggest Port was screened at the Message Sticks Festival and her second production Woollo screened on ABC TV.
  • John Bell – Writer and co-producer of Gods of Wheat St  and writer Redfern Now (ABC TV) made his first short film Justice for One with us.
  • Adrian Wills  – Writer and Director credits include Redfern Now, Boxing for Palm Island, Gods of Wheat Street and Rush. Adrian made his first two short films Angel and Dare 2 Dream with us.

“Metro Screen gave me an opportunity, and more importantly an opportunity where I would be trained. I had the story in me and Metro Screen provided me with the chance to put my story onto the screen.”
Wayne Blair, Director of The Sapphires.

For more info: Call David Opitz on 02 9356 1818 or d.opitz@metroscreen.org.au



August 6, 2013
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:


Metro Screen
Paddington Town Hall
Paddington, 2021