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UNTAPPED finalists Linda Chen, Kylie McDonnell, and Kalu Oji.
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Untapped program announces support for five exciting new filmmakers

Talent program Untapped will help five diverse filmmakers finance and develop exciting film and TV projects for a global audience.

Benedict Cumberbatch as Phil Burbank in The Power of the Dog, screening at TIFF
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All the Australian films featured at TIFF 2021

Films by Madeleine Gottfried, Nash Edgerton, Jane Campion, Philip Noyce and Eva Orner have been selected to screen at the…

Victoria Justice, star of the upcoming Australian netflix romcom, attends an event in Pasadena California.
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New Australian Netflix rom-com to star Adam Demos and Nickelodeon’s Victoria Justice

The untitled romcom feature is directed by Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’s Stuart McDonald. It's set to film in Queensland.

Stan and ACTF hope to encourage more quality Australian films for kids, like 2019's Storm Boy.
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Stan and ACTF announce call for family-friendly film pitches

Stan has partnered with the Australian Children’s Television Foundation (ACTF) on a call for film pitches for young and family…

Mark Wahlberg in Infinite. Photo: Paramount Plus
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Film Review: Infinite is an entertaining mess

Infinite is entertaining, you don’t have to pay too much attention, and afterwards you’ll be asking yourself 'did I really…

Zareh Nalbandian of Animal Logic
Features

Animal Logic: On creating a more competitive Australian industry

Celebrating thirty years of Animal Logic, Zarah Nalbandian has some clear ideas about improving the sector.

Natalie Portman was in Australia for a number of projects including Days of Abandonment
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Days of Abandonment crew takes a week's pay and looks for work after Natalie Portman withdraws

Natalie Portman reclaims her personal life by withdrawing from Days of Abandonment as she builds her production company.

Rachel Weisz, Florence Pugh, and Scarlett Johansson in Black Widow
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Why Cate Shortland was the perfect choice for Marvel's Black Widow

Cate Shortland is not your standard gun-for-hire director, but she was the perfect choice for Black Widow, says Daryl Sparkes.

The Commons, Stan
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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 producers. Laurel Brunswick and Jessica Parker
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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.

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