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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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20 Instagram accounts film and cinema lovers should follow

From mise-en-scène to colour palettes to dialogue, there's an Instagram account for movie lovers of all kinds.

A Wild West myth of Australia persists even now. Image: Paramount.
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Crocodile Dun-don't: confessions of an Australian film critic abroad

‘Australian art cinema' is a concept many overseas programmers have a hard time understanding – or even believing.

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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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CODA deserved the Oscar as a tribute to its process

CODA is a 'fabulous celebration of difference' – David Tiley reflects on a lifetime of hearing impairment and how it…

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Yolanda Ramke interview: 'We’ve got great talent in Australia that just can’t get a look-in'

The Cargo and Troppo writer and director used stepping stones in both Hollywood and Sydney to rise through the ranks.…

Whatchya lighting there, McLane, an Easter candle? Image: Twentieth Century Fox.
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Easter films for (avoiding) the family

Nothing says enforced family time like staring at a screen for a few hours without making eye-contact. Let us help…

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