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  • US showrunner Alexa Junge: empowering Aussie writers

    Writer Alexa Junge on the writers' room of Friends, The West Wing and Grace and Frankie and her commitment to bridging a gap between Australian screenwriters and the US.

    20 Jun 2018
    By Caris Bizzaca
  • Applications open for Short Blacks short film initiative

    Screen Australia’s Indigenous Department is calling on emerging Indigenous filmmakers to submit 10 minute scripted story ideas for the Short Blacks short film initiative.

    18 May 2018
    By Screen Australia
  • Applications open for Gender Matters: Brilliant Pitches workshops

    Screen Australia will host three intensive, small-group workshops in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth in July led by US producer Sheila Hanahan-Taylor to help female screen practitioners hone their pitching skills to create interest from potential partners, financiers, talent agents and get their screen projects production ready. There will also be an accompanying large group forum open to all creatives.

    07 May 2018
    By Screen Australia
  • New series of Art Bites released

    Four new Art Bites documentaries helmed by emerging director and producer teams will launch on the ABC Arts channel on iview today.

    17 Apr 2018
    By Screen Australia
  • Why female-driven films are exactly what we need right now

    It’s not just Hollywood that needs more women on film sets, says Australia’s Casting JonBenet director, Kitty Green.

    08 Mar 2018
    Go to Whimn
  • Taika Waititi: paying it forward on Thor: Ragnarok

    Director Taika Waititi on the moments in Thor: Ragnarok created just for Kiwis and Aussies, and why it was important to have Indigenous attachments on set.

    17 Oct 2017
    By Caris Bizzaca
  • Anne Edmonds on keeping comedy fresh

    Comedian and The Edge of the Bush creator Anne Edmonds on giving stand-up comedy characters new life on the screen – and the pressure of playing four of them.

    06 Sep 2017
    By Caris Bizzaca
  • Warwick Thornton talks We Don't Need a Map

    Warwick Thornton's feature documentary about the Southern Cross We Don't Need a Map is the opening night film at the 2017 Sydney Film Festival.

    06 Jun 2017
    By Screen Australia
  • The long road to Zach’s Ceremony

    The filmmakers behind Zach’s Ceremony talk about the importance of Good Pitch² Australia and crowd-funding in helping their documentary get made.

    29 Mar 2017
    By Caris Bizzaca
  • ADG gives female directors a boost

    Eight women have been announced for directing mentorships at commercial production companies as part of the Australian Directors’ Guild’s Gender Matters initiative.

    15 Mar 2017
    By Caris Bizzaca
  • Gender Matters: taking stock

    We check in with some of the recipients of Gender Matters to see how their projects or initiatives have been progressing.

    08 Mar 2017
    By Caris Bizzaca
  • Brilliant Stories to support burgeoning careers

    Behind the eclectic concepts of Brilliant Stories is a myriad of female voices, some of which have yet to be heard at this level before.

    12 Jul 2016
    By Caris Bizzaca
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