AACTAs 2017 - the year ends with a roar, a downpour and much love Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles In Brief: SPA wants more consultation on Draft Code of Practice Screen Producers Australia looks for feedback on its draft of the Screen Industry Code on Discrimination, Harassment, Sexual Harassment. Building true longevity - the case for an intergenerational screen business To grow your business, think like a doctor or lawyer. What is more, their model is intergenerational. Industry thinker Dr David Court issues a challenge. Commercial TV increase in sports costs is seven times the local drama budget. Commercial television is hammering to reduce the amounts of drama etc it is compelled to run. But spiralling sports costs are a much bigger problem. Pollies get blood out of a digital stone from the ABC (locked) Senator Hanson-Young, not even in the government, finally gets some meaningful expenditure figures out of the ABC. There's bad, there's odd and there's hopeful. (Premium content) Premium content Lyn Norfor Friday 8 December, 2017 The AACTAs from inside the room, among friends and hopefuls. This content is only available to members of screenhub Subscribe Now for instant access! A subscription to screenhub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the screen sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Keep up to date with the latest industry news Access thousands of subscriber-only features, articles and guides Be in the know with upcoming events and exhibitions added daily Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder in the Film and Television industry ... and much, much more. Subscribe Now and join the Australian screen community today Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Lyn Norfor is a producer with factual and drama television projects in development.