Body positive documentary Nothing to Lose – The Documentary and supernatural web series Jade of Death were the winners of Queer Screen’s Completion Fund announced at the launch of Queer Screen’s 24th Mardi Gras Film Festival.
Twelve female creators will attend a four-day intensive workshop hosted by Bunya Productions, and taught by internationally renowned US writer/producer Raelle Tucker (Sacred Lies, True Blood) and Canadian director Jeremy Podeswa (Game of Thrones, The Handmaid’s Tale). The Engendered Masterclass will run 17-20 December and provide participants with the extraordinary opportunity to workshop one of their active projects directly with Tucker and Podeswa.
Freshflix is once again teaming up with Vivid Sydney to present the 2018 season of international and Australian independent short films in conjunction with the Freshflix Emerging Filmmaker Conference. After six stunning seasons, from a Northern Beaches backyard to Hollywood, Freshflix is back to showcase the best in short film for this very special event at the MCA on the first Saturday of Vivid in Sydney.