Sci Docs - CLOSED


Run in conjunction with CSIRO and the SAFC, SciDocs is an MRC production initiative which aims to assist emerging documentary filmmakers develop and produce an engaging and informative, science-themed ‘mini-doc’ – of up to 15 minutes – for submission into 2014 Scinema Festival of Science Film.

Applications MUST demonstrate a ‘science-themed’ approach to their proposed project with respect to RiAus’s ‘STEM’ philosophy – encompassing Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths-based subject matter.

Applicants are strongly encouraged to interpret ‘science-themed’ in the broadest possible sense.

This year the MRC will select up to THREE projects to receive production investment from the MRC.

This round is now closed for 2014. The Greenlit projects will be announced shortly.

Current Initiatives