Managing the juggle of caregiving and a screen career

Posted Tuesday 19 Jan 2021

If.com.au reports that almost three quarters of parents and carers who responded to a 2018 Raising Films Australia survey said their caring responsibilities have had a negative impact on their career in the screen industry. Of those, 86% were women.

As a result, many were hiding the fact they have kids or care for a loved one. Others simply left the industry altogether.

Click here for a recent podcast on the issue featuring Australians Tania Lambert ACS, Sky Davies, Angela Cerasi and Hailey Bartholomew and how they juggle being a partner, parent and filmmaker.

Click here to read an excerpt from the podcast

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Apply now for the Premium Productions for International Audiences Fund

Posted Tuesday 19 Jan 2021

Applications are open for this fund, which makes $50 million available to support the production of high-quality feature films or series dramas that tell strong Aotearoa New Zealand stories with international appeal. The NZFC will be responsible for administering the Fund.

Deadline to apply: 1pm on 17 February, 2021

Click here for fund application guidelines