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Meet the Penguins: 6 things I learnt from the ABC's new documentary

From battling seals and water rats to surviving the 1980s, the Australian little penguin is full of surprises.

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Sexism in Australian film tackled by trailblazing female panel

Women currently make up around 34% of producers, 16% of directors and 24% of writers in Australian feature films.

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Ablaze: with Australia's first Aboriginal filmmaker, Bill Onus

Academic, advocate, singer and filmmaker Tiriki Onus discusses the film made by his grandfather William 'Bill' Onus and the documentary…

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When the Camera Stopped Rolling: giving Lilias Fraser the recognition she deserves

Lilias Fraser is a name all Australian film buffs should know – her daughter Jane Castle delivers a fitting tribute…

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Danny Cohen on debut Courtney Barnett doco: 'it was like creating visual poetry'

From intimate audio diaries to bombastic tour footage, Danny Cohen worked with musician Courtney Barnett to create the antithesis to…

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Want to be a film producer? Meet Maggie Miles

The Paper Planes and Van Diemen's Land producer says: 'It’s just tenacity.'

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Hispanic migrants in Victoria – a chat with Our Voices director Diana Páez

Our Voices (Nuestras Voces), premiering at the Spanish Film Festival, is a powerful reflection on the strength and resilience of immigrants.

'I came to the sport because I was angry,' says Left / Write // Hook producer Donna Lyon. Image: Ella Sowinska
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Producer Donna Lyon fights to honour sexual abuse survivors

Left / Write // Hook started in the aftermath of Lyon's 18-month journey into competitive boxing.

Documentaries 'educate, shape, and enrich our lives,' says Jennifer Collins. Image: ABC
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Jennifer Collins, Head of Factual at ABC: 'documentaries shape our lives'

Documentaries give a voice to those who might not be heard, says ABC's Head of Factual and Culture.

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Transitions Film Festival: we don't have lightyears to save humanity

Transitions Film Festival spotlights the threats facing humanity, from climate change to AI to plastic pollution.

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