Australian feature films Released on television Number of films, Australian free-to-air television, 1985–2015 Next update April 2017 An average of 22 first-release Australian feature films (including co-productions) were screened on Australian free-to-air television each year between 2010 and 2015. Since 1985, an average of 21 local movies per year screened for the first time on free-to-air television. Lists of top-rating local features on Australian TV 1998-2009 are available in the archive. Subscription TV data is no longer updated. However, statistics for films released on this platform 1995-2006 are available in the archive. No. Australian feature films released on free-to-air TV in Australia Free-to-air TV Total 1985–20151 646 Annual av. 1985–2015 21 Annual averages 1985–1989 21 1990–1994 23 1995–1999 22 2000–2004 16 2005–2009 20 2010 18 2011 24 2012 25 2013 21 2014 23 2015 18 Source: Compiled by Screen Australia. Notes: Includes Australian productions, official co-productions and other productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions). Based on first recorded screening. 1. Includes five features where the exact date of release is not known.