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Film Lab New Voices round 3 teams, photo by Naomi Jellicoe

Three new South Australian filmmaking teams announced for Film Lab: New Voices 3

A new crop of South Australian screen creatives will get a chance to make their first feature film as part of the Film Lab: New Voices initiative from the South Australian Film Corporation (SAFC), Adelaide Film Festival (AFF) and Screen Australia, with three filmmaking teams selected for round three of the program, now underway. With […]

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Thousands flocked to Adelaide’s games super showcase as SAGE 2024 reveals inaugural award winners

SAGE 2024 South Australian Game Exhibition announced the inaugural SAGE Awards on Friday night, at the half-way point of Adelaide’s biggest gathering of games studios and game enthusiasts. A staggering 2,000+ people attended the event at Adelaide Studios over the weekend to play and experience the best in South Australian-made video games, and meet the […]

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New awards and discussion panels program launched for SAGE 2024

Adelaide’s newest and biggest video games showcase, South Australian Game Exhibition (SAGE), has launched two new awards to celebrate innovation and excellence in the state’s games sector and announced the exciting program of speakers and panels at this week’s free, family-friendly event. Presented by the South Australian Film Corporation (SAFC) as the flagship event on […]

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34 exhibitors announced for South Australian Game Exhibition 2024

A 34-exhibitor line up has been revealed for Adelaide’s newest and most exciting video games expo. South Australian Game Exhibition (SAGE) takes over Adelaide Studios on Friday 16 and Saturday 17 February for two action-packed days of free fun suitable for the whole family – this year as the flagship event on the Adelaide Fringe Interactive program!  […]

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Clara Reeves stands in front of a pale green wall holding a toy. Frame pixel art is hung on the wall behind her.

Game industry veteran Clara Reeves appointed to SAFC Board

The South Australian Film Corporation (SAFC) is delighted to announce the appointment of Clara Reeves, award-winning games creative and CEO of acclaimed digital games studio Hipster Whale, to the SAFC Board. A veteran of the industry, Clara started her games career at Atari and has worked in many titles across console, PC and mobile as […]

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Actor Lily Sullivan and Director Matt Vesely behind the scene of Monolith.

Film Lab: New Voices opens third round

South Australia’s successful low-budget feature film development initiative, Film Lab: New Voices, is calling for original and ambitious feature-length submissions for its third-round intake. Co-funded by the South Australian Film Corporation (SAFC), Adelaide Film Festival and Screen Australia, Film Lab: New Voices offers three filmmaking teams the chance to develop their first low-budget feature through […]

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Producer Rachel Gardner of Curio Pictures, image supplied

Award-winning producer Rachel Gardner appointed to SAFC Board

The South Australian Film Corporation (SAFC) is delighted to announce the appointment of highly experienced and acclaimed producer Rachel Gardner to the SAFC Board. Rachel has Produced and Executive Produced a wide range of award-winning film and scripted television in both Australia and New Zealand, with recent credits including two major South Australian-shot productions. Rachel […]

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Clockwise from top left: Actor Stella Shute and cast with DOP Michael Tessari on set of Gymnastics Academy: A Second Chance (2022); Post Production Supervisor Attachment Keith Gilbey-Warrior working on Firebite (2021); Puppeteer Nathan O’Keefe on set of Beep and Mort S1 (2022), photo by Claudio Raschella; An SA game developer at the SAFC’s SAGE: SA Game Exhibition (2023), photo by Naomi Jellicoe

South Australia’s screen industry boosted with launch of new Workforce Strategy

The South Australian Film Corporation (SAFC) has today launched an industry-led workforce development strategy to support the growth of the state’s world-class screen industry and maximise the opportunity for South Australia to secure a greater share of national and international screen production activity. The South Australian Screen Industry Workforce Development Strategy delivers a comprehensive plan […]

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Cate Blanchett and Aswan Reid in The New Boy, photo by Ben King

Warwick Thornton’s The New Boy selected for Cannes

South Australia’s screen industry is set to shine on the international stage once again with Warwick Thornton’s new feature film The New Boy officially selected for the 2023 Cannes Film Festival. The South Australian Film Corporation (SAFC) supported film, which was shot in regional South Australia, was announced last night for the festival’s Un Certain […]

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Three films greenlit for production under SAFC First Nations Short Film initiative

Three First Nations South Australian filmmakers have each been awarded a grant to take their fresh and original new short film projects into production under the South Australian Film Corporation’s (SAFC) First Nations Short Film Initiative. Writer/director Travis Akbar, writer/producer Tammy Coleman-Zweck and writer/director Adam Jenkins will each receive the SAFC First Nations Short Film […]

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