About

Pathways to Industry

Open Channel is Victoria’s independent screen industry skills centre.

A not for profit, membership-based organisation, Open Channel connects emerging and early career filmmakers to professional practice through professional development, events and networking. We identify emerging talent, developing people and projects from across Victoria, including those from diverse Aboriginal language groups.

In 2014, we celebrated 40 years of serving Victoria’s independent production sector.

Screen Network

Open Channel is the Victorian partner of Screen Network (SN), a national network of organisations which support the development of an innovative and diverse screen industry in Australia. Partners include:

Annual Report

Open Channel’s 2015 Annual Report is available here