MCX Screenmakers is made possible with the generous partnership and support of the following organisations.
Established in 1972, the South Australian Film Corporation (SAFC) is South Australia’s leading screen authority and investment body, supporting the development, growth and promotion of the state’s screen production sector.
As the most experienced screen agency in Australia the SAFC focuses on supporting, positioning and championing South Australian screen businesses to achieve creative excellence and prosperity, contributing to a robust South Australian economy and creative vibrancy through production of a diverse slate of feature film, television and digital screen projects.
The SAFC administers a range of Production and Development funding for screen productions of all types, from TV series and feature films to short films, web series, video games and more.
The Department for Innovation and Skills is responsible for supporting South Australia’s future economy, creating prosperity and opportunity for the people that choose to live and work in our state.
We are focused on the human factors required to support the Government’s growth agenda – including skills, migration, creativity and science.
Through the Future Industries eXchange for Entrepreneurship (FIXE), a strategy to grow the culture of entrepreneurship in South Australia, the Department aims to support the innovation system – establishing an entrepreneurial and creative culture to drive new ideas to commercial outcome and economic growth.
Screen Australia is a Federal Government agency charged with supporting Australian screen development, production and promotion.
Screen Australia was established under the Screen Australia Act 2008 and from 1 July 2008 took over the functions and appropriations of its predecessor agencies, the Australian Film Commission (AFC), the Film Finance Corporation Australia (FFC) and Film Australia Limited.
The University of South Australia is one of the world’s top young universities*, globally connected and engaged with industry, collaborating with more than 2,500 partners worldwide. We create knowledge that is central to global economic and social prosperity through education, research and partnership excellence.
At the University of South Australia, we’re the home of Creative education, known for breaking the boundaries and working beyond limits, just as all great creative practitioners do. Offering degrees in Film and Television, Visual Effects, Creative Industries, Digital Media, and more, creativity is at our core. Our students learn by doing and crafting in specialist studios, always working with the latest technology, and learning from the best in the industry.
We’re a catalyst for brilliance. A place where you can think critically and creatively, glimpse the future, and engage with true originals.
*Ranked #25, 2020 THE Young University Rankings.
AFTRS is the nation’s premier screen arts and broadcast school – the only Australian education institution to consistently make The Hollywood Reporter‘s prestigious annual list of the top film schools in the world. We empower Australian talent to shape and share their stories with the world by delivering the most future-focused education, research and training.www.aftrs.edu.au/@company
Flinders are leaders in creative arts and communications.
With an incredible breadth of creative arts, industries and media courses, partnerships with leading arts organisations, state-of-the art studio spaces and facilities, and award-winning, practising teaching staff, Flinders University is a leader of creative arts education in South Australia.
Ranked the No. 1 university in SA in creative arts for educational experience, skills development, student support and teaching quality*, and with a legacy of artistic excellence amongst our creative arts alumni, Flinders continues to produce career-ready creative arts, industries and media graduates who have an excellent reputation within the creative industries.
Get ready to join the next generation of creative arts, industries and media professionals.
*The Good Universities Guide 2021 (undergraduate), public SA-founded universities only