Tropfest 2011 Short Film Initiative

MRC 2012 Tropfest Short Film Fund deadline extended!!

Could this be the ‘key’ to your fame and fortune as a filmmaker??

The MRC, in conjunction with the SAFC, is providing $15,000 to fund up to two productions under its 2011 Tropfest initiative!!

The MRC Tropfest initiative aims to assist filmmakers develop and produce an engaging, entertaining short specifically for entry into the Movie Extra Tropfest 2011 competition. This year the MRC will shortlist up to FOUR teams to participate in further development on their script prior to greenlighting TWO projects/teams for $15,000 production investment (including $5,000 in-kind equipment/facilities hire from MRC).

Films can be in any genre, need to be 7 minutes or less (including credits) and must contain this year’s Tropfest Signature Item (or TSI), which is ‘key’ for 2011.

Tropfest 2011 Production Initiative Guidelines

Tropfest 2011 Production Initiative Application Form

Guidelines and application forms for Tropfest 2011 will be available soon at Tropfest 2011 or contact the MRC on 8410 0979 for more details.

Applications now close 5pm, Friday August 13th.

Current Initiatives