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Six emerging screen creatives announced for 2021 Emerging Writers’ Incubator initiative

Six screenwriting creatives from across Australia have been selected as the inaugural participants in the Emerging Writers’ Incubator, an initiative from SBS in partnership with Screen Australia, state and territory agencies Film Victoria, Screen Canberra, Screen NSW, Screen Queensland, Screenwest and the South Australian Film Corporation, and with the assistance of the Australian Writers’ Guild.


Screen Australia and Australians in Film announce recipients of inaugural Talent Gateway and Global Producers Exchange initiatives

Screen Australia and Australians in Film (AiF) today announced the recipients for Talent Gateway and the Global Producers Exchange, two joint initiatives to support established Australian creatives in an increasingly global market by connecting them with key US decision makers and expanding their skills.


We're Hiring: Membership Officer

The Australian Writers’ Guild is the professional association representing writers for stage, screen, radio and online and has protected their creative and professional interests for almost 60 years. The Guild’s vision is to see performance writing and performance writers thrive as a dynamic and int...

Entries open for Australia’s richest sci-fi screenwriting award

The 2021 John Hinde Award for Excellence in Science-Fiction Writing is open for entries, seeking those writers whose work pushes the boundaries of our imagination, exploring the terrible, the exhilarating, and all the shades in-between.


AWG Farewells Group CEO Jacqueline Elaine

The highly esteemed Australian Writers’ Guild Group CEO, Jacqueline Elaine, is resigning due to a health condition.


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