Submissions are now open for Next Gen Short Film Festival 2018

Next Gen Short Film Festival is back at The Backlot Perth in February 2018 as part of Fringe World. This award-winning festival celebrates short films made by emerging WA filmmakers. Next Gen is an event for emerging filmmakers that regularly screens short films on the big screen at The Backlot Perth and provides an opportunity…

Submissions are now open for Next Gen Webfest

Next Gen Webfest is an exciting new festival, run during Revelation Perth International Film Festival in July at The Backlot Perth, that celebrates short form content for the web by Western Australian emerging filmmakers. NEXT GEN is an event for emerging filmmakers that regularly screens short films on the big screen at The Backlot Perth…

Program announced for the second Next Gen

The second Next Gen program has been announced. The monthly event held at The Backlot Perth will feature 8 short films and will feature special guests including Simon Akkerman ACS and Lauren Brunswick. Simon is a highly experienced award winning cinematographer with a career spanning over 40 years. He’s worked for major clients across a variety…

The first Next Gen program announced

Next Gen, a unique monthly event for emerging West Australian filmmakers, is set to host its first event on October 5 at The Backlot Perth. Each Next Gen screening will include a bunch of West Australian made short films and a Q&A session with local filmmakers. Special guest Q&A starts at 6.30pm. Screening commences straight after.…