Getting Started in Film, TV & Interactive Digital Media (PDF)
A guide to training courses, attachments and finding work in the film, television and interactive digital media industries.
I've Got a Great Idea for a Film (PDF)
What to do if you have a great idea for a film or have written a script and don't know what to do next.
Suggested Script Layout (PDF)
A guide to writing scripts in the accepted industry format.
What is a Synopsis? An Outline? A Treatment? (PDF)
A short and simple explanation of synopses, outlines and treatments for drama and documentary.
Notes on Notes (PDF)
A guide to preparing script development notes on a project from the writer, as well as creative statements from the producer and director. Essential for applicants for Screen Australia feature development funding, but also a useful read for anyone wishing to communicate progress on their project at development stage.
Making your film
Information for Filmmakers (PDF)
A guide to organisations and information sources for film and television production in Australia, including information on government assistance to production, co-production agreements, locations, taxation, immigration requirements and industrial awards.
A comprehensive directory of producers, directors, personnel, companies, facilities and organisations in the film, television and digital media industries.
The Production Book
A contact and information provider for personnel, facilities and services in the Australian film, TV, advertising and digital media industries. Now available on iPad.
The Black Book Directory
An Indigenous media directory, The Black Book covers film, television, literature, arts and music.