Fast-tracking new Australian projects to Amazon Prime, Netflix and Stan
Screen Producers Australia (SPA) and Screen Australia have announced a new Pitch on Demand initiative.
Improving creativity’s hit rate
Compton School’s Graduate Certificate in Creative Business teaches screen creatives how to start or expand their creative enterprise.
Smartphone feature film production rises and rises
As the funding environment gets worse, smartphone filmmakers get organised and grow their aesthetic.
Ita stands for democracy in ABC double inquiries
The Federal Government accidentally takes on the ABC with a Senate Inquiry and faces the full wrath of its chair.
Screen Forever registrations open, first speaker and mentors announced
Actual mingling on the Gold Coast is on the cards. Screen Forever ramps up again with Morning Wars' showrunner a…
Filmmakers – we need to talk about Andrew Forrest’s new film fund
With Forrest family money, Minderoo Pictures will be a powerful influence on documentary. Filmmaker Alex Kelly advises the sector to…
Princess Pictures abandons project after petition
Princess Pictures, which produced the Chris Lilley shows, has withdrawn from a new series as a result of a change.org…
Casting Guild of Australia casts its own heroes at awards
Casting directors provide the faces we love and push the careers of actors we admire. Here they vote on each…
Nominees announced for 2021 Australian Director's Guild Awards
These 20 Awards cover a wide span from commercials to music vids, features and interactive titles. Here are the 2021…
Minderoo Pictures turns red rock into visionary film fund
Minderoo Pictures has been financed with $10 million from the Andrew and Nicola Forrest philanthropic trust. The executive producer is…
New head of NFSA Patrick McIntyre is a culture vulture faced with a techno trap
After a series of technically inclined experts, the NFSA reveals its new head is a cultural leader.