Ausfilm markets Australia’s Screen Production Incentive Scheme which comprises the Location Offset, PDV (post, digital and visual effects) Offset and Producer Offset. The Location and PDV Offsets are administered by the Australian Government’s Ministry for the Arts. The Producer Offset is administered by Screen Australia.
Ausfilm is a unique partnership between private industry and government. The partnership comprises Australia’s federal and state governments, the major studios complexes, production service providers and leading post, visual effects and sound/music studios. A comprehensive listing of Ausfilm member companies can be found here.
If you are interested in filming your project in Australia, developing partnerships with Australian talent or completing post-production/music or sound production in Australia contact Ausfilm today.
Ausfilm has offices in Sydney at Fox Studios Australia and in Los Angeles, USA.
Ausfilm USA Inc is a subsidiary of Ausfilm International. Based in Los Angeles, Ausfilm USA works closely with the Sydney Ausfilm office in promoting Australia’s film and television production incentives; diverse locations; sound stages; post-production and visual effects companies; and award-winning filmmaking talent. Ausfilm’s Los Angeles team is the gateway for international filmmakers looking to film, post and/or co-produce in Australia.
Ausfilm USA Inc is incorporated in California and is governed by a Board of Directors.
The Ausfilm team in Australia and USA can provide information and referrals about Australia’s:
- Screen production incentives;
- Official co-productions;
- Studio complexes, production services and equipment providers;
- Post-production, music, sound, digital and visual effects capability and facilities, travel, freight and legal services; and
- Immigration requirements.
We may also offer the following services upon application:
• location surveys and pitches tailored to your project;
• confidential briefing about your project to State and Territory screen agencies; and
• Australian comparative budgets
AUSFILM’S GLOBAL EVENTS
Ausfilm manages business events connecting Australia’s screen industry to worldwide filmmakers at: Ausfilm Week Los Angeles, Ausfilm’s Partner With Australia in Los Angeles, Ausfilm Week London. Ausfilm also co-produces the Australia-China Film Industry Forum.
Ausfilm also participates at the Toronto International Film Festival, Sundance Film Festival, Australians in Film screenings and Annual Gala Awards ceremony, Australia’s Screen Forever Conference and G’Day USA.
Ausfilm is a member of the Association of Film Commissioners International (AFCI) and each year participates in the AFCI Locations Expo in Los Angeles.