Helium Scheme

The aim of this scheme is to help facilitate production of shorts and web series in South Australia by either topping up a funded or self-financed short project, by way of in-kind equipment, facilities and resources. The MRC will support as many eligible projects as possible through this scheme.

The Helium Scheme is open all year.

What is offered
In-kind support of short film or web series of any genre with:
MRC equipment and facilities hire to the value of $2500, which can include cinema hire (subject to availability), production equipment and editing facilities.
• Access to MRC’s public liability insurance and volunteer crew insurance and MRC equipment insurance.
• Use of MRC’s updated and comprehensive range of production kit templates and pro-forma contracts for cast and crew, department heads, copyright agreements, locations etc.
• Up to 3 hours of mentoring from the MRC production team (if required).

View full guidelines here

Current Initiatives