Filmmaker Resources

In this section you will find information to assist you in making your film for Tropfest.


TROPFEST Release Forms

You must have signed release forms for all actors, performers and anyone appearing on screen in your film, including any voice-over artists.  Here you will find printable Deed of Release forms that you can use for your entry (individual, company and under 18).


Music Copyright Guide

You must hold the rights to any music in your film. These guidelines have been provided by Music Rights Australia.


Post-Production Script Template

If your film is shortlisted you must submit with it a full Post-Production script (PPS) including all dialogue.


Production Music 

Thanks to Audio Network with over 64,000 tracks to choose from, the perfect soundtrack for your Tropfest entry is just a click away!


Top Tips

A handy guide to help you with your Tropfest entry.


Additional Resources

We’ve put together a list of useful links to assist you in your short filmmaking endeavours.