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Midnight Oil: The Hardest Line, first look at the trailer

The trailer promises a rousing and inspiring documentary about Midnight Oil, the quintessential band that shaped modern Australia.

The Koalas. Image: Documentary Australia

Koalas documentary exposes shaky future for our favourite tree-dwellers

Why is this iconic Aussie species facing extinction? A new documentary aims to charm, dismay and inspire activism.

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Energy, climate and corporate ties in Australian documentary

The links between promotion and philanthropy in the documentary sector have a long history. What have we learnt?

A Horse Named Winx and trainer Chris Waller.

A Horse Named Winx: first look at new Australian doco

Directed by Janine Hosking and written by Andrew Rule, the racehorse documentary about the 'modern Phar Lap' will hit cinemas…

Rats in the Ranks: Larry Hand, former Lord Mayor of Sydney's Leichhardt Council with filmmakers Bob Connolly and Robin Anderson. Supplied.

Rats in the Ranks launches DocPlay and NFSA partnership

Important Australian documentaries like Rats in the Ranks and Facing the Music will launch the new partnership.

Guardians of the River. Image: Screen Australia

Screen Australia: nine documentaries to share $2.3 million funding

Nine documentaries with a focus on First Nations and wider Australian stories will share production funding from Screen Australia.


Follow the Rain: Australian fungi doc goes global

World famous fungi hunters Stephen Axford and Catherine Marciniak team up with Escapade Media.


Bec Rawlings documentary Fight to Live gets Australian release dates

Tom Haramis' documentary about the Australian UFC and Bare Knuckle Fighting champion will be released in Australian cinemas next month.


AIDC 2024 documentary award winners – and a tribute to ScreenHub's David Tiley

The Australian International Documentary Conference has announced the winners of its 2024 awards.

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SheDoc 2024: six documentary makers receive grants

The Queensland-based filmmakers will receive support for their professional development, with funding from $10,000 to $30,000.

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