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Seven Types of Ambiguity producer Amanda Higgs switches from suspenseful adaptations to children’s series and shares why The Secret Life of Us had an impact.
How the team behind The Warriors adapted their idea and format to reel in a different demographic.
“My life is as good as an ABBA song. It’s as good as Dancing Queen”
“How’s the serenity?”
The filmmakers behind Zach’s Ceremony talk about the importance of Good Pitch² Australia and crowd-funding in helping their documentary get made.
David Stratton reflects on the evolution of the Aussie film industry since the 60s, ahead of the release of documentary David Stratton: A Cinematic Life.
“He couldn’t knock the fluff off a cappuccino”
Tourism Australia’s John O’Sullivan looks at how film, TV and Aussie stars such as Paul Hogan have helped put Australia on the map and keep it there.
RED DOG: True Blue director Kriv Stenders hopes Australian kids continue to embrace locally made films and television.
“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!”
From the lead roles in the US, to the new audiences from Poland to Mexico – we check in with our local talent taking on the world.
Take a look at the latest moves and news about those Aussies taking the world by storm, including Cate Blanchett, Rose Byrne, Animal Logic and Iloura.
“That’s just what this country needs – a cock, in a frock, on a rock”
Priscilla Queen of the Desert
Shelley Birse talks about empowering writers from the set of Screen Australia-supported The Code series 2.
Nick Boshier on Soul Mates series 2 and how he and collaborators the Van Vuuren brothers have several feature films’ worth of ideas.
“That’s not a knife. THAT’s a knife”
JUST FOR FUN
Film critic David Stratton lists his top five Australian films ahead of the release of documentary David Stratton: A Cinematic Life.
To celebrate the imminent release of A Few Less Men, we take a look at nine Aussie films that hit the road.