News in Brief: Furiosa fever, Oscars anticipation + two ABC TV series move along the pipeline

This week: Cannes opens with Carax, ABC dramas 'Barons' and 'Troppo' get cracking, Beijing streamer iQiyi moves in, and Mighty Kingdom launches on the ASX.

LATEST NEWS

OSCARS BUZZ

BOX OFFICE, CINEMA AND THE FUTURE

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    A group of UK companies and researchers look at the future in a short and very useful report, covering everything from virtual production to embedding audiences in storytelling.

GAMES

FILM FESTIVALS

FEATURES

  • What happened to 3D movies?
    Remember Avatar and the mini-boom of 3D films? We ask the industry how things changed in the last decade, for better and worse.

TELEVISION VIEWING GUIDE 

  • Most Anticipated Australian TV Drama 2021
    From the ABC’s Wakefield and The Newsreader to Stan’s Bump and Eden, Foxtel’s The End, SBS’s New Gold Mountain and Nine’s Doctor dramas, there’s lots to watch and look forward to. Here’s our latest updated overview.

Rochelle Siemienowicz is a journalist for Screenhub. She is a writer, film critic and cultural commentator with a PhD in Australian cinema. She was the co-host of Australia's longest-running film podcast 'Hell is for Hyphenates' and has written a memoir, Fallen, published by Affirm Press. You can find her on Twitter and Instagram