News in Brief - 'Two Hands' TV series in the works and Natalie Portman feature to film in Sydney
This week, Natalie Portman comes to Sydney at a tricky time, Cinefest Oz unveils finalists and full program, and we…
WA's CinefestOz announces full program, Nadia Tass heads Jury
The full 2021 program for CinefestOZ has just been announced, with 17 world premieres and four Australian premieres.
ABC partners with Light Lab in Virtual Production ferment
The ABC uses Adelaide indie hothouse to learn virtual production, and gets a good feed too.
Australia's richest sci-fi screenwriting prize is open for entries
The John Hinde Award for Excellence in Science Fiction Writing offers $10,000 for the best produced script and professional support…
'Two Hands' TV series among Screen Australia's 28 recipients of Story Development Funding
Gregor Jordan's crime comedy goes to series, a live action family film from Ludo, and a gay romance anthology are…
Australian game devs accepted into prestigious IGDA Foundation program
The latest cohort in the International Game Developers’ Association (IGDA) Foundation's Diverse Game Developers' Virtual Exchange has been announced.
Jane Campion doggedly see-saws into Venice with The Power of the Dog
Netflix will be watching The Power of the Dog at Venice to see if it gets a world cinema release.…
News In Brief - Shopping around at Cannes and Frog Detectives
Plus a couple of notable appointments, Australians picking up global awards, and some deep dives into the videogames
West Coast Visions finds 2021 team for unique low budget feature chance
Jessica Parker, Lauren Brunswick and David Vincent Smith take up the West Coast Visions challenge for 2021.
Helen Leake joins Screen Australia board
Helen Leake adds a regional voice to the Screen Australia Board, with a strong producer perspective.