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…
SYDNEY -- The Aussie box office slipped 3% to A$1.09 billion ($1.14 billion) in 2011 with U.S. pics taking an 82% share, according to statistics released by the Moving Pictures Distributors Assn. of…
Cate Blanchett and husband Andrew Upton will step down as co-artistic directors of the Sydney Theater Company when their contracts end in 2013.
The inaugural Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts kudos kicked off in Sydney on Sunday with an awards luncheon that honored cinematographer Don McAlpine.
TV production company Southern Star's topper Rory Callaghan has ankled in a move that has surprised the local industry.
SYDNEY -- Australia's leading web, Seven Network, has tapped programming topper Tim Worner as CEO after months of speculation.
SYDNEY -- Amanda Duthie, topper of arts and entertainment at pubcaster the ABC, has been tapped as topper of the Adelaide Film Festival.
Anne Fontaine's "The Grandmothers," starring Naomi Watts and Robin Wright, is to receive a slice of the $A17 million ($17.4 million) fund doled out by government agency Screen Australia.
Iranian helmer Asghar Farhadi's "A Separation" took the top kudos at the fifth annual Asia-Pacific Screen Awards on the Gold Coast on Thursday night.
BRISBANE -- Feelgood Aussie pic "Red Dog" fetched seven kudos at the Jameson Inside Film Awards kudocast Wednesday night in Sydney.
Motion Picture Assn. of America topper Chris Dodd threw his weight behind the Asia Pacific biz, and the fledgling MPA APSA Academy Film Fund, which the U.S. film org launched last year in conjunction…