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May 8, 2018
Mark Johnson 2018

Breaking Bad’s Mark Johnson: Appreciating Australia

“I keep an eye out on the new talent in Australia… There was a Golden Age when there was Peter Weir and the Bruce Beresford’s and now it seems to me that there are a number of directors who are sort of bubbling, just need to surface, and then they’re going to break out. And I want to find a way to somehow be a part of that.”
March 13, 2018
Filming on a beach

Call out for WA Screen Industry to Submit Ideas

Generation Content submissions are open and seek ideas for drama series, features, shorts, animation, interactive and gaming.
March 9, 2018
Breath Film Still

Simon Baker’s Breath Set for National Q&A Tour

The big screen adaptation of Tim Winton's coming-of-age classic is going on a surfing safari around Australia. If you have any questions for or about Simon Baker, his directorial debut, Breath, or novelist Tim Winton, on whose book the film is based*, now’s your chance.
March 8, 2018

Graeme Mason tells producers: Get smarter about the rapidly changing world

Screen Australia CEO Graeme Mason has two blunt messages for feature film producers. One is: Recognise that most independent films, Australian and international, now are earning roughly half as much at Australian cinemas as they did only a few years ago.