Monday, July 17, 2006

Call for Applications Opens 1st August 2006

The South Australian Film Corporation and the Adelaide Film Festival in association with the Australian International Documentary Conference and with financial assistance from the Australian Film Commission present...

Crossover Australia
A national hothouse for innovation
16 – 21 February 2007
McLaren Vale, 40 minutes south of Adelaide
Call for applications

Crossover Australia, a 5-day interactive, residential workshop designed to brainstorm cross-platform projects, is calling for applications for the 2007 event.

Taking place in the week leading into the Adelaide Film Festival and the Australian International Documentary Conference, Crossover Australia is a creative think tank bringing together national and international practitioners from film and new media sectors, with the aim of developing innovative digital and interactive projects.

Crossover Australia is a part of the SAFC's strategy to develop compelling digital and interactive projects that combine the storytelling skills of independent filmmaking with the new kinds of interactivity made possible by emerging technology.

Submissions open on August 1 until October 16. Places are limited and no fees apply for successful applicants.

Full details, guidelines and application forms are available at

For more information for applicants, contact Sandy Cameron, Project Officer, Screen Industry Programs on (08) 8348 9320 or email

For more information about this media release please contact
Miranda Brown Publicity, 03 9419 0931 or

Adelaide Film Festival
22 February – 4 March 2007

Australian International Documentary Conference
Adelaide 23 – 26 February 2007