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The Down Under film biz is not just relying on coin and government handouts to help tempt runaways, there are a range of other initiatives to help make it easier to head to Oz.
Biz Down Under on the way up
SYDNEY -- An Australian government review of the local media landscape has recommended that the industry regulator, the Australian Communications and Media Authority, be scrapped, and replaced by a…
SYDNEY -- The big winner at Sunday night's Logie awards, the Aussie TV kudos, was pubcaster the ABC, which took a third of the prizes.
SYDNEY -- Aussie industry watchdog the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has cleared the way for the $2 billion merger of payboxes Foxtel and Austar.
With the Australian launch of nonfiction entertainment channel A&E in February, pay TV platform Foxtel's head of factual entertainment Jim Buchan is looking for unscripted reality skeins centered on…
SYDNEY -- Australian mid-size production companies Cordell Jigsaw and Zapruder's Other Films have merged to create the country's biggest privately owned producer.
Lachlan Murdoch has been elevated to the role of chairman at the Ten Network, after a year serving as interim CEO.
Real-crime drama "Snowtown" led the kudo wins but it was feelgood local hit "Red Dog" that fetched top honors as best pic at the inaugural Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts awards at…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%