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A years’ worth of drama: Revolution School

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Revolution School series producer Alex West talks about how he wrangled the ups and downs of an entire school year into just four episodes.

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International success

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Australian creatives, stars and projects – and the stories they create – continue to be in high demand across the globe.

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“My life is as good as an ABBA song. It’s as good as Dancing Queen”

Muriel’s Wedding

FEATURED

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Logies spotlight: Diversity state-of-play

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Screen Australia CEO Graeme Mason and writer Benjamin Law take stock a year on from Miranda Tapsell’s rousing call for more diversity at the Logies.

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Skip Ahead #3: The next wave

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Freedom to take risks and ability to tap into mass audiences, online storytelling is becoming a key player – a trend set to continue with Skip Ahead #3.

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“How’s the serenity?”

The Castle

INTERVIEWS

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A years’ worth of drama: Revolution School

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Revolution School series producer Alex West talks about how he wrangled the ups and downs of an entire school year into just four episodes.

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Go big or go small

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Rob Connolly explains his multipronged approach to tackling the worldwide decline in independent cinema.

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“He couldn’t knock the fluff off a cappuccino”

Chopper

SHOWBUSINESS

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A years’ worth of drama: Revolution School

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Revolution School series producer Alex West talks about how he wrangled the ups and downs of an entire school year into just four episodes.

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International success

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Australian creatives, stars and projects – and the stories they create – continue to be in high demand across the globe.

FILM QUOTE

“I am the Nightrider. I’m a fuel injected suicide machine. I am the rocker, I am the roller, I am the out-of-controller!”

Mad Max

WORLD STAGE

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International success

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Australian creatives, stars and projects – and the stories they create – continue to be in high demand across the globe.

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A new kind of TV: Cleverman

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Never underestimate the intern. That’s one take-home message from Cleverman, the series that premieres at Berlinale before its ABC TV debut later this year.

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“That’s just what this country needs – a cock, in a frock, on a rock”

Priscilla Queen of the Desert

ON LOCATION

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Beverly Hillbillies meets Modern Family

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Step inside the gated home of Sydney’s new millionaires and see what all the fuss is about with Here Come the Habibs.

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VIDEO On the red carpet at The Dressmaker’s Aussie premiere

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Liam Hemsworth, Sarah Snook, Hugo Weaving, Jocelyn Moorhouse and Sue Maslin are at the Aussie premiere of The Dressmaker. Screen Australia's Caris Bizzaca is on the red carpet for the Australian...

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“That’s not a knife. THAT’s a knife”

Crocodile Dundee

JUST FOR FUN

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Our guide to great stuff online #3

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Australian-made dramas, comedies, sci-fi series and reality TV were amongst the winners at LAWebfest this year.

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Our guide to great stuff online #2

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Sick of cat videos? From baking to puppets and dating, here’s part 2 of our guide to what you should be watching online.

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“Your wife, mate… your wife is one of the great bourgeois monsters of our time!”

Don’s Party