Get Your Shorts On – its SKFF time
Celebrating its 30th anniversary, the St Kilda Film Festival is Australia's largest and oldest short film festival. The festival’s bumper ten-day program starts today, 23 May, and runs through till 1 June - make sure you join in the fun!
WATCH ON TV
Two great new local productions are screening this Sunday, CLIFFY on ABC1 and JABBED – LOVE, FEAR AND VACCINES on SBS1. Both are on at 8.30pm so all you have to do is decide which one to watch live!
WATCH ON TV
Tune in to Ch 10 Wednesday 22 May at 8.30pm to see what’s in store for Nina and all the gang when Series 4 of OFFSPRING starts.
Out on DVD: Mrs Biggs
If you missed out on the wonderful series MRS BIGGS, don't fret - it's now available on DVD. And in exciting news, Sheridan Smith won the coveted Best Leading Actress Award for her role as Charmian Biggs at the annual BAFTA TV Awards over the weekend.
$13.8 million for Victorian screen industry in State Budget
Great news! Minister for Innovation, Services and Small Business Louise Asher has announced funding of $13.8 million for the Victorian screen industry over the next four years.
IFFM IS HERE
Celebrating one of the world’s largest and most vibrant film industries, the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne starts tonight! This year the festival celebrates 100 years of Indian cinema and will screen more than 60 films from India and the sub-continent, showcasing an outstanding line up of international guests.
Are you trying to make it as an early-career producer? SPAA Fringe and Studio Channel may be able to kickstart your career.
More Awards for local talent and productions
Congratulations to the teams behind DANCE ACADEMY Series 2 and LOWDOWN – both have picked up recent TV awards in the US.
WATCH ON TV
More great local television screening – this week the highly anticipated Fremantle Media series WENTWORTH starts on Foxtel. A re-imagining of the classic series PRISONER, it premieres 8.30pm Wednesday 1 May on SoHo.
TRAILER OF THE WEEK
Well it's teasers actually, but they are so much fun we just had to share them with you. Check out the two adverts for the fictional Morgans' Organic Blood and Bone Fertilizer featured in 100 BLOODY ACRES. Lets hope this means there is a release date soon!