Screen Tasmania was formed as a seperate unit within the Department of State Development in 2000. Screen Tasmania provides loans, grants and equity investments in the development, production and marketing of Tasmanian screen projects including short films, drama, documentaries, feature films, TV series and digital media. Screen Tasmania also develops programs that aim to provide long-term strategic support for the industry. These programs are often aimed at either professional development opportunities for industry practitioners or as production initiatives. Screen Tasmania also initiates and supports screen culture events such as film festivals. Please note no records have yet been transferred to TAHO from this agency.