The CBR Screen Fund is managed by Screen Canberra, under agreement with the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Government to foster a vibrant ACT screen industry.
Established in 2018, the $5 million Fund will support projects, practitioners and businesses over a 7- year period.
Screen Canberra will fund projects and practitioners accordingly within its strategic remit to:
Uphold the quality and quantity of screen productions in the ACT
Foster projects with creative merit and market engagement
Contribute to the growth and sustainability of the the local screen industry
Contribute to the profile of the ACT region nationally and internationally
Nurture the professional development of local talent
Return capital to the Fund
The Fund is multipurpose and strategic, enabling Screen Canberra to remain responsive to continuing change and innovation.
Screen Canberra encourages diverse screen professionals including First Nations people, people with a disability, identifying as GLBTQI, and from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, to apply.