Opening Shot 3

By March 13, 2013 Entries

In a prime time, half hour documentary series on ABC2, Opening Shot gives up to six young directors, [aged 35 years and under], the chance to reveal something surprising about life in Australia today, and to ‘fire an opening shot’ into the national conversation.

Guidelines and Application form are available at: http://www.screenaustralia.gov.au/openingshot
ABC2 brief: http://openingshot.abc.net.au/about

Opening Shot is an industry development initiative supported by Screen Australia and ABC2 to help develop a new generation of Australian filmmakers.

Contact: Edwina Waddy, ABC TV Factual
Email: waddy.edwina@abc.net.au

Eligibility:
· Candidates need at least one screen credit in a significant creative role (e.g. director, producer, DOP, editor, associate producer, writer, field director or researcher) on a film that has either been broadcast and/or screened at a recognised film festival. Films made at a film school qualify if they have been broadcast and/or screened at a recognised film festival. Credits can be in documentary or drama production, and may include short films and television series. The team may also include a writer.

· The director must be 35 years or under as at the closing date 12th April 2013.

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