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New head of NFSA Patrick McIntyre is a culture vulture faced with a techno trap

After a series of technically inclined experts, the NFSA reveals its new head is a cultural leader.

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You should watch... Mythic Quest

Workplace comedies level up with this Apple TV+ series based in the games industry with a compelling 'comance' as its…

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You should watch... Squid Game

On track to being Netflix’s most-watched original series ever, South Korean drama Squid Game has taken the world by storm.…

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Features

You Should Watch... The Strawhatz plunder cultures with true ninja elegance

The Strawhatz craft impeccable hip-hop mime mashups that squeeze some of the world's most diverse cultures into the one happy…

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News

US screen strike action is close to the brink

Only in LA would crew union IATSE hire a sky ad to campaign for strike action. They are remarkably united…

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Three Australian dramas you need to watch on the ABC

From 'The Newsreader' to 'Fires' and 'Frayed', the national broadcaster comes through with top-notch series TV.

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Daley Pearson, from his heart, showing the soul of Bluey

In his usual modest way, Daley Pearson pondered the idea of an Australian story, on the edge of launching Bluey.

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The Unusual Suspects: damaging for Filipino stories

Gloria Demillo advocates for meaningful community engagement and dignified representation.

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You should watch... Ted Lasso on Apple TV+

In the blokey world of football, Ted Lasso offers a different kind of masculinity - and showcases sterotype-busting women too.

White walkers in Game of Thrones, a big win for streaming
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Covid, streaming, and linear TV – Who's winning? We hunt the numbers

Dinosaur death battle? Triumph of the scavengers? New data sources track the fight for eyeballs in Covid.

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