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FINAL SPEAKERS ADDED TO AIDC 2017 LINE-UP, INCLUDING JULIAN MORROW (THE CHASER), BENTLEY DEAN (TANNA) & LAWRENCE LEUNG

The 30th Anniversary Australian International Documentary Conference (AIDC) is rapidly approaching, with a final round of talented speakers announced today for the documentary and factual screen industry event, held at ACMI, Melbourne, from 5-8 March.
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The Natalie Miller Fellowship celebrates the next generation of screen industry leaders at Brilliant Careers conference

The Natalie Miller Fellowship (NMF) welcomed and inspired 170 women on Friday February 24 at the Brilliant Careers Leadership Conference, the first ever national professional development conference in Australia designed specifically for women in the screen industry.
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Straight out of the Straits launches

Stories from the Torres Strait Islands will be brought to life on screen in a landmark initiative launched today.
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89TH ACADEMY AWARDS, DIRECTOR EZRA EDELMAN TO APPEAR IN AUSTRALIA AT AIDC 2017 NEXT WEEK

Congratulations to director Ezra Edelman and the O.J.: Made in America team on their Best Documentary Feature win at the 89th Academy Awards.
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Congratulations 2017 Academy Awards® Recipients

After a record-breaking 13 Academy Awards® nominations for Australian films, Screen Australia congratulates Kevin O'Connell, Andy Wright, Robert Mackenzie and Peter Grace for receiving the Oscar® for Achievement in Sound Mixing (Hacksaw Ridge) and John Gilbert for Achievement in Film Editing (Hacksaw Ridge).
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DIRECTOR OF FRACKMAN RELEASES MICRODOCUMENTARY TO SUPPORT ANTI-FRACKING MOVEMENT IN LEAD UP TO STATE ELECTION

Richard Todd, the Margaret River Filmmaker of critically acclaimed anti-fracking documentary Frackman, has today released a mini-documentary narrated by author Tim Winton. The film has been made to further support and increase awareness of the anti-fracking movement in Western Australia and encourage voters to hold the Barnett government to account for its open door policy to this destructive industry.
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Irish-Australian documentary to premiere on SBS this St Patrick’s Day weekend

  • One of the bitterest chapters in Australian history
  • Irish Australian force born that would influence significantly Labor politics
  • Over 100,000 people lined the streets of Melbourne to support Irish independence on St Patricks’ Day in March 1920
  • One third of Australians have Irish heritage

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AFTRS Short Course: Narrative Comedy – Tim Ferguson

In this two-day masterclass, one of Australia’s most successful comedians Tim Ferguson, unlocks the code to comedy writing.
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AFTRS: Intro to Costume Design

Tim Chappel (The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert) leads this introductory class, designed to give you the foundations to bring to life screen stories through the art of costume design.
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AFTRS Short Course – Intro to Directing

This introductory course will focus on the responsibilities and workflow of the film and television director, from pre- through post-production.
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AFTRS Short Course – DOCUMENTARY: THE ART OF INTERVIEW

A not-to-be-missed weekend for any emerging documentary filmmakers.
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