18 episodes

In Conversation with Screenwest brings you conversations with world-class film, television, documentary and digital media practitioners.
Get a behind the scenes look into the world of screen production as these industry insiders share their experiences, insight and expertise.

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    • TV & Film

In Conversation with Screenwest brings you conversations with world-class film, television, documentary and digital media practitioners.
Get a behind the scenes look into the world of screen production as these industry insiders share their experiences, insight and expertise.

    Striking Gold with Electric Pictures

    Striking Gold with Electric Pictures

    Join Screenwest Documentary Manager Paul Williams for a conversation with Electric Pictures founder and CEO Andrew Ogilvie, and Aussie Gold Hunters Series Producer, Robin Shingleton.


     


    In today's episode, Andrew and Robin discuss the success and impact of Aussie Gold Hunters, their upcoming slate, and the shift from broadcasters to streaming services.


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    In Conversation is a Screenwest production.


    Screenwest is a non-profit organisation dedicated to providing strategic leadership and assistance to the film and television industry in Western Australia.


    Find out more at www.screenwest.com.au and www.filminwesternaustralia.com.au.


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    • 24 min
    Sound and Music Post-Production with Envelope Audio

    Sound and Music Post-Production with Envelope Audio

    Join us for a conversation with the heads of Audio Post-Production studio Envelope Audio, Ned Beckley and Josh Hogan.

    Josh and Ned discuss the audio post production process, from mixing on a digital audio workspace, to using analogue technology to produce authentic vintage tones, and into their process of producing sound for Virtual Reality spaces.


     


    In Conversation is a Screenwest production.


    Screenwest is a non-profit organisation dedicated to providing strategic leadership and assistance to the film and television industry in Western Australia.


    Find out more at www.screenwest.com.au and www.filminwesternaustralia.com.au.


    Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and subscribe to our newsletter to stay up to date with Screenwest.

    • 38 min
    Hug the Sun - Writing and Producing Comedy with Aaron McCann and Bonnie Davies

    Hug the Sun - Writing and Producing Comedy with Aaron McCann and Bonnie Davies

    Join us for a conversation with two of the creatives behind Hug The Sun, Bonnie Davies and Aaron McCann.


    In today’s episode, Bonnie and Aaron discuss the comedy writing process, filming in two different states in Australia at the height of COVID and the inspiration behind their chaotic comedy web series.


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    In Conversation is a Screenwest production.


    Screenwest is a non-profit organisation dedicated to providing strategic leadership and assistance to the film and television industry in Western Australia.


    Find out more at www.screenwest.com.au and www.filminwesternaustralia.com.au.


    Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and subscribe to our newsletter to stay up to date with Screenwest.

    • 39 min
    VFX with Double Barrel’s Stuart Campbell

    VFX with Double Barrel’s Stuart Campbell

    In today’s episode, we’re diving into the Western Australian post-production sector with Double Barrel VFX Producer and Company Director, Stuart Campbell.


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    Stay up to date on Double Barrel VFX’s work by visiting doublebarrelvfx.com and following the Double Barrel VFX Facebook page.


    Visit the Screenwest website to learn more information about the WA Post, Digital and Visual Effects Rebate.


     


    In Conversation is a Screenwest production.


    Screenwest is a non-profit organisation dedicated to providing strategic leadership and assistance to the film and television industry in Western Australia.


    Find out more at www.screenwest.com.au and www.filminwesternaustralia.com.au.


    Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and subscribe to our newsletter to stay up to date with Screenwest.

    • 19 min
    Producing Outback Opal Hunters – featuring Julia Redwood and Darren Chau

    Producing Outback Opal Hunters – featuring Julia Redwood and Darren Chau

    In today’s episode, Screenwest Documentary Manager Paul Williams is joined by Julia Redwood (Managing Director at Prospero Productions) and Darren Chau (Director of Content, Production & Channels – Factual at Discovery Australia, New Zealand & Pacific Islands) for a conversation about the new season of Outback Opal Hunters.


    Outback Opal Hunters Season 5 premieres Thursday, 8 October 2020 at 7:30pm on Discovery in Australia.


    Outback Opal Hunters is produced by Prospero Productions for Discovery with assistance of the State Government of Western Australia, Screenwest and Lotterywest. To date, the series has entertained audiences in more than 100 countries and territories, including the US and the UK.


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    In Conversation is a Screenwest production.


    Screenwest is a non-profit organisation dedicated to providing strategic leadership and assistance to the film and television industry in Western Australia.


    Find out more at www.screenwest.com.au and www.filminwesternaustralia.com.au.


    Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and subscribe to our newsletter to stay up to date with Screenwest.

    • 27 min
    Screenwest In Focus: Scripted Development Fund

    Screenwest In Focus: Scripted Development Fund

    Join us for a special Screenwest In Focus with Screenwest’s Development and Production Executive Franziska Wagenfeld and Drama Development Manager Barbara Connell all about the new Scripted Development Fund.


    In today’s episode, Franziska and Barbara discuss what the Scripted Development Fund is, who is eligible to apply, as well as share some quick tips to help you strengthen your application.


    Applications for the Scripted Development Fund close Monday, 7 September 2020 at 5:00pm AWST. Find out more at screenwest.com.au.


     


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    About Screenwest


    Screenwest is a non-profit organisation dedicated to providing strategic leadership and assistance to the film and television industry in Western Australia.


    Find out more at www.screenwest.com.au and www.filminwesternaustralia.com.au.


    Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and subscribe to our newsletter to stay up to date with Screenwest.

    • 10 min