• Search Keywords

  • Year

  • Production Status

  • Genre

  • Co-production

  • SA Supported

  • Indigenous creative

  • Length

  • Technique

Australian Content
Drama releases
Features films on TV

Next update March 2019

An average of 21 first-release Australian feature films (including co-productions) were screened on Australian free-to-air television each year between 2010 and 2017.

Since 1985, an average of 21 local movies per year screened for the first time on free-to-air television.

In 2017, there were 19 first-release feature films broadcast on free-to-air television, the lowest number since 2010. This follows an historic high in 2016, which saw 33 first-release features screening 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Subscription TV data is no longer updated.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.