SQ supports Queensland practitioners at all career stages through regular events designed for local industry to come together and benefit from meeting new people – including interstate and international industry leaders – share knowledge and connections, share stories and ideas, learn of new opportunities and form new partnerships.


SQ is also committed to building a dynamic and vibrant screen culture in Queensland encouraging people to celebrate the art of filmmaking and becoming involved in the film industry through funding Queensland film festivals and screen related activities.

Pitch at SBS and NITV’s Meet the Broadcasters – Brisbane

Apply to pitch at the 2019 Brisbane SBS and NITV Meet the Broadcasters event. SQ welcomes the team from SBS and NITV to Queensland to host a pitching, networking and Q&A event at the Queensland Multicultural Centre on 13 August 2019. Screen industry professionals are invited to apply for a 15 minute spot to pitch to SBS’ Tanya … Continued

July 19, 2019

Facebook Live with Producer and Princess Pictures Founder Laura Waters

SQ Facebook Live with Producer and Princess Pictures Founder Laura Waters  Wednesday 8 May 2019 Midday (AEST) Laura Waters founded Princess Pictures in 2003 driven by a vision to support creative ideas, pushing audiences to see the world in new ways. Born in the US, she studied at Boston University and produced current affairs and documentary television in … Continued

April 24, 2019

“Black Coffee” event for those working in Indigenous screen sector

Screen Queensland (SQ) is pleased to invite Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Screen Practitioners and those working with or keen to work with Indigenous stories and storytellers to a special meet and greet. This is an opportunity to meet the SQ team and network with fellow creatives. Learn more about The Origins initiative, launched by SQ … Continued

April 24, 2019

“In Conversation” with Harrow Season 2 Director Declan Eames 

Screen Queensland proudly invites you to an “In Conversation” event featuring Harrow Season 2 Director Declan Eames Friday 3 May 2019 3.00pm – 4.30pm Cinema A Queensland Art Gallery & Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA) Stanley Place, South Brisbane RSVP HERE (RSVP essential for entry) Queensland emerging directors and industry are invited to an “In Conversation” event with … Continued

April 23, 2019

VFX Panel Event – Friday 5 April 2019

Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Entertainment Exclusive VFX Panel Event Featuring the groundbreaking VFX team bringing two of the most iconic movie monsters of all time to life in the highly anticipated big-screen face-off Godzilla vs. Kong.  Currently in production in Queensland,the epic next chapter in Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Entertainment’s Monsterverse comes to cinemas in May 2020. … Continued

April 1, 2019

SQ presents Business Essentials 101 with SPA and AFTRS

Screen Queensland presents Business Essentials 101 with Screen Producers Australia and the Australian Film Television and Radio School  Tuesday 30 April 2019 8.30am – 5.00pm Rooftop Terrace, Brisbane Powerhouse, 119 Lamingston Street, New Farm Cost: $150 per ticket * ​Business Essentials 101 is valued at $250.  Screen Queensland will subsidise $100 per guest * NB: Discounts apply for sqhub members, Guild  and … Continued

March 21, 2019

SCIENCE meets SCREEN: a creative chemistry 

From documentaries such as Great Barrier Reef 3D to TV drama series like Harrow, Queensland productions connect and communicate science stories through a variety of platforms and genres. Join us for the SCIENCE meets SCREEN event where you can meet with Queensland scientists, find potential experts to feature on screen, as well as inspiration for your next project The SCIENCE meets SCREEN event, coordinated by the Department of Environment and Science, will bring together Queensland screen … Continued

March 12, 2019

Screen Australia presents revised Enterprise Programs

Screen Australia presents revised Enterprise Programs Monday 11 March 2019, Mirra, 86 Bridge Street, Fortitude Valley 4.00pm – 5.30pm – Presentation 5.30pm – 7.00pm – Networking Event Numbers Limited! RSVP Essential for Catering Purposes Screen Queensland with Screen Australia are providing the opportunity for you to come and hear Industry Development Executive, Bali Padda and Head of Development, … Continued

February 28, 2019

SQ incubatHER panellists

Panelist Information Panel 1 The Second  – Women in Leading Roles Moderator Jo Dillon, SQ Guests – Mairi Cameron and Stephen Lance Queensland-based director Mairi Cameron has just released her first feature film THE SECOND in cinemas nationally and on streaming platform STAN. THE SECOND is one of eight feature films nominated for Best Australia Feature Film for the Screen Producers … Continued

October 3, 2018

Paramount Pictures’ Exclusive Panel Event ‘The Changing Landscape of VFX in Our Films’

Industry Invitation > Monday 20 August 2018   Paramount Pictures’ Exclusive Panel Event ‘The Changing Landscape of VFX in Our Films’ Open to all Queensland practitioners to celebrate the start of production of the live-action version of Dora The Explorer, secured to Queensland by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and the Queensland Government. Screen Queensland invites you to … Continued

August 20, 2018

“In Conversation” breakfast event and feature film workshop – Thursday 3 May 2018 | Brisbane

Invitation reminder for the not-to-be missed “In Conversation” breakfast event (9.30-11am)  and feature film workshop (12.30-3.30pm) – Thursday 3 May 2018 | Brisbane Screen Queensland is thrilled to be teaming up with Dame Changer to present a special industry breakfast and feature film workshop (workshop applications close 5.00pm, Friday 27 April). “In Conversation with Inside Picture’s Beatrice Neumann, SQ’s Tracey Vieira, and moderated … Continued

April 24, 2018