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Issues in Feature Film Distribution
(July 2015)
Challenges and opportunities for local features in today’s distribution terrain. Key data, trends and analysis plus case studies of some new release strategies.
Australia at Sunny Side of the Doc
(June 2015)
A directory of Australian producers attending Sunny Side of the Doc 2015.
Songlines on Screen 2015
(May 2015)
The Songlines on Screen initiative presents 10 films from remote Australia representing Aboriginal people's ongoing connection to the land and culture throughout time by way of creation songs.
Indigenous Shorts 2015
(May 2015)
A catalogue of short films from the Pitch Black and Exchange initiatives showcasing the work of Australia's emerging Indigenous writing, directing and producing talent.
Australia at Cannes 2015
(May 2015)
Find out more about Australian films screening at Cannes and Marche du Film in 2015, as well as information about the latest and upcoming Australian titles.
Australia at Miptv 2015
(April 2015)
 A directory of Australian companies represented at MIPTV 2015 incluing company profiles and contact details, and information about new and recently completed projects.
Asian Side of the Doc 2015
(March 2015)
A directory of local producers attending the market (in English and Mandarin)
Australian Documentaries 2015
(February 2015)
The latest catalogue of stand-out Australian documentaries, including previews of upcoming titles.
Australia at Berlin 2015
(February 2015)
Find out more about the Australian line-up for the Berlinale and EFM 2015 as well as information about the latest and upcoming Australian titles.
Doing Business with Australia
(March 2015)
Get an overview of the Producer Offset and co-production programs and find out about the advantages and benefits of working with Australia with our quick reference guide.



Online and On DemandOnline and On Demand
(Nov 2014)
Explores trends in Australian online video use. Who’s watching what, on what platform, and who will pay for it?

Drama Report 2013/14The Drama Report 2013/14
(Nov 2014)
Covers the production of feature films and TV drama programs (mini-series, telemovies and series/serials) in Australia by financial year including the operation of the Producer Offset tax rebate for domestic Australian projects and official co-productions.

Common GroundCommon Ground: Opportunities for Australian Screen Partnerships in Asia 2013 (Oct 2013)
Explores Australia’s current engagement with the screen production sector across the Asian region.

Child's Play reportChild's Play: Issues in Australian Children's Television 2013 (May 2013)
Aims to increase understanding of how children engage with screen content, and the unique challenges involved in financing, producing and scheduling children's programs in today's rapidly evolving media landscape.

Getting Down to Business coverGetting Down to Business: The Producer Offset Five Years On
(November 2012)
Reports on producers' experiences with the Offset, the benefits it has delivered, and the ways it has impacted on business practices.

transmedia bible coverHow to Write a Transmedia Production Bible
(July 2011)
A best-practice guide to the thinking, planning, documentation and supporting materials required when developing a property across multiple platforms.

Pathways & Protocols: a filmmaker's guide to working with Indigenous people, culture and concepts
Pathways and Protocols cover(May 2009)
A comprehensive guide for all filmmakers working with Indigenous content and communities.
Hard copies are available free of charge by emailing Publications.

The Black List: Film and TV projects since 1970 with Indigenous Australians in key creative roles
The Black List(June 2010)
Catalogues the work
of 257 Indigenous Australians with
credits as producer, director, writer, or director of photography on a total of 674 screen productions. Email Publications for a hard copy.

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