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Screen Australia welcomes new CEO Deidre Brennan

Today Screen Australia announced the instatement of their new CEO Deidre Brennan. With a wealth of experience across the local and international screen sector, Brennan will bring her expertise to ensuring the sustainability and growth of Australia’s unique screen industry. The new CEO will take on her role starting from 8 January 2024, succeeding former […]

Australia launches new industry guild

The Australian Location Managers Guild (ALMG) launched last month with a website promoting the efforts and skills of the location department in bringing projects to screen. As the local industry continues to change over the years, the new ALMG is intent on catering to the growing production demand in Australia, falling on the backbone of […]

Screen Queensland and Freemantle Australia launch sustainability internship programme

Screen Queensland and Freemantle Australia have partnered to bring a new sustainability internship. The placement will take place on set of Network 10 and Nickelodeon’s youth series Rock Island season 2 which is currently filming on the Gold Coast. The programme is another step in the region’s commitment to reducing the ecological footprint of local […]

Ad agency The Monkeys takes consumers to Un-Australia

Australian advertising agency The Monkeys capture the consequences of being labelled as Un-Australian in their newest campaign for Australian Lamb.  However, finding a sense of community in their exile with a few pieced of barbecued lamb, Un-Australia shows that a few controversial opinions can’t take away from the quintessential elements of local culture.

Make It Australian campaign calls for more Australian narratives on screen

A campaign named Make It Australian is calling for more Australian stories on screen. Organisers are asking supporters to email federal MPs and senators, lobbying for stronger rules that support and promote Australian narratives within the country’s screen industries. To mark the campaign’s national launch, an expert panel at Sydney Film Festival 2022 discussed the […]