Film New Zealand has tapped Gisella Carr, who comes from the fundraising department of NZ's national museum Te Papa, as its topper.
As Australia rolls out new digital channels and online catch-up services, the Aussie government has made a move to preserve local content in the new media age.
Australian band Men at Work's worldwide hit "Down Under" breached the copyright of a children's nursery rhyme, according to the Australian Federal Court.
The combined corporate might of the Hollywood studios -- including Village Roadshow, Universal Pictures, Warner Bros., Paramount, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Twentieth Century Fox and Disney -- have…
Coming in at A$1.09 billion ($1 billion), the 2009 Australian box office achieved a record high, with U.S. pics accounting for 83% of the total.
Tyro Aussie helmer David Michod will get double exposure at this year's Sundance fest.
A 3D shark pic from "Highlander" helmer Russell Mulcahy tops the list of 22 projects in Screen Australia's final funding round of the year.
Seven Network has announced it will enter the online catch-up TV market with a site streaming full episodes being launched in January next year.
Aboriginal love story "Samson and Delilah" continued its dream run this year by sweeping seven honors -- including best film -- at the Australian Film Institute awards, the country's top kudos, in…
The drawing power of Cate Blanchett, Hugo Weaving and Richard Roxburgh in "Uncle Vanya" pushed the Sydney Theater Company to an all-time single-day box office sales record Tuesday, with some 5,000…