You are inspired, you are full of ideas and you are keen to become a filmmaker – but where to start? The screen industry is broad and offers many opportunities in many different kinds of trades. There is no ‘right’ pathway to get your foot in the door of this highly competitive industry and it takes dedication and passion.

Screen Canberra support emerging filmmakers by offering training courses, partnering up with educational institutions that teach screen courses and by providing industry relevant resources.

In the ACT key education institutions offer Media specific courses lead by industry professionals.

Education Resources

Resources for Students and Teachers

Here you will find a collection of informative industry links that provide students as well as teachers access to a wide range of resources that will educate about the moving image.

The following lists software that is standard in the Australian screen industry.