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…
Kerry Stokes' Seven Network has lost its appeal against a group of media, telco and sports orgs related to the 2002 demise of its pay TV sports channel, C7.
The Australian biz is still abuzz over what emerged from the annual Screen Producers Assn. of Australia conference.
Pop duo Nick Littlemore and Luke Steele, known as Empire of the Sun, scooped the prizes at the 23rd annual Aria Awards, Oz's top music kudos.
It was yet another kudo win for indie darling "Samson and Delilah."
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures