Following the Australian Prime Minister’s recent visit to Village Roadshow Studios backlot to announce a $400 million incentive for international studios and filmmakers, New York Film Academy Australia (“NYFA Australia”) met with Lynne Benzie, President of Village Roadshow Studios. Together, they discussed its flow-on effects for the local film industry, the local job market and the need for Australia to produce more locally-based talent who are skillfully trained to work on-set and on productions of studio blockbuster films on Australia’s road to recovery from COVID-19.

NYFA Australia has an intake enrolling just around the corner, starting this September 2020 in the Gold Coast and offering a one-time exclusive tuition discount. If you are looking to learn the skills needed to be prepared for the industry boom and join the exciting and creative world of filmmaking and entertainment, visit the website to learn more: