Not the most obvious retro pic for the tuner treatment, this reworking of the 1982 Taylor Hackford hit "An Officer and a Gentleman" is a faithful but fluffy affair that ultimately does little to lift…
The stage musical version of "An Officer and a Gentleman," which opened May 19 at Sydney's Lyric Theater, reps the latest in a string of ambitious tuners hoping to use a Down Under run as a…
SYDNEY - Ausfilm announced in London on Monday that Bob McMullan would take over the newly created role of independent chairperson of the board.
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.
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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.