The Cinespace Residency Program offers creative teams 3 months exclusive access to a essential screen resources including a studio workspace, production equipment, post-production facilities, and industry support and networks. We are looking for independently-produced, bold, high-quality short screen stories, by people and productions that support our mission of greater cultural diversity in stories, cast, and crew.

This program is made possible through the generosity of our sponsors Victorian College of the Arts at The University of Melbourne, Blackmagic Design, Victorian Government (through the West Gate Tunnel Project, Creative Victoria and Multicultural Affairs, and DJSIR Living Local Program), and For a full list of sponsors and inclusions visit our website.

One finalist applicant is awarded a residency each season- Summer, Autumn, Winter, Spring- with access to inclusions and support (listed on our website).

Guidelines are listed on our website-

Please read the full terms and guidelines carefully before applying.

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