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Welcome to Australia’s International Web Series Festival

Melbourne Web Fest is Australia’s international web series festival, working to honour innovative creators that are transforming the world of entertainment.

About the festival

Melbourne WebFest is Australia’s international web series festival. MWF was the fourth festival of its kind in the world, and remains the biggest celebration of web series in the Southern Hemisphere.

Digital series entertainment is growing rapidly and is fast rising to challenge traditional modes of producing, distributing and engaging with screen content. Innovative web series creators are a driving force in this storytelling evolution.

Melbourne WebFest is working to acknowledge digital screen producers and is creating a hub for networking and professional development in the heart of Melbourne. It is also an opportunity for the public to experience the best in digital series entertainment from around the globe. The festival includes screenings, keynotes, discussion panels, masterclasses, and, a live pitching competition.


Gender Diversity On Screen

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Female filmmaker Emma Masters talks about the importance of gender diversity on and behind Australian screens, writes Shaye Windsor.

October IRL

IRL Recap: Animation Audience

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October’s installment of Web Series IRL featured animation creators, writes Shaye Windsor.


IRL Recap: Overcoming Creative Limitations

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The September Web Series IRL event screened Double Date night, created by Molly McFly; Haunted or Hoax, created by Natalie Forward and The Fix, created by Roman Watkins and Kate Darrigan (yet to be released).


KWebFest: A festival of culture & web series innovation

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The 2nd annual KWebFest delighted and amazed attendees this year at the COEX Convention & Exhibition Centre in Seoul, South Korea