Program Launch

Join us at the Jasper Hotel Friday 12th May to celebrate the announcement of the program for the 5th anniversary of Melbourne WebFest. The event is free, but strictly RSVP, with limited tickets available

ABOUT THE FESTIVAL

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.

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.

Melbourne WebFest Presents: 2046

This 4-part web series was created by our amazing AV team and interns for the 2016 festival, as a creative project and a vehicle to present the festival’s official selection.
Blog
April 26, 2017

What Successful Web Series Have in Common

In a time where everyone is making videos, how do successful web series creators set themselves apart from the competition?

Blog
April 20, 2017

A Feast of Episode Proportions

How much is too much? Zoe Thompson looks at the pros and cons of binge watching series.

Blog
March 2, 2017

Increasing Opportunities for Female Fillmmakers in Melbourne

The Melbourne Women in Film Festival celebrates Australian female filmmakers and aims to be an aggregate for change, writes Lauren Colosimo.