The initiative was designed to build Australian talent in the animation industry and to help gifted Australian writers and directors reach their full potential.
The chosen writers are Shane Luther, Michael Drake, Maik Hempel, Jessica Hopcraft and writing partners Michael Dockery and Tyson Gaunt. The directors are Sasha Mutch and Martin Cormier..
Bruce Kane, Executive Producer at Bes Animation, said were over 100 applicants for the writing and director positions.
"It was amazing to see so much creative potential within Australia," he said..
"We hope to be able to engage with the broader talent pool moving forward..
The goal of partnership is to create content and to develop talent in the Australian animation sector.
The animation writers and directors will