New Australian features Honour and Bollywood Downunder announced as part of ACCTA initiative

April 23, 2018

Honour and Bollywood Downunder were both announced this week at a gala function held in Mumbai, India, as two brand new Australian films, as part of the launch of the 2018 Asia International Engagement Program, an initiative of The Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA).... Continue Reading

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Lion, Blue Murder and Top of the Lake lead the pack of 7th AACTA Awards nominations

October 30, 2017

The Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) has announced the full list of nominations for the 7th AACTA Awards.... Continue Reading

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AFI and AACTA announce the fourth year of #SocialShorts

August 2, 2017

Throughout the last week, the Australian Film Institute and Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AFI | AACTA) have been making waves with their online short film competition #SocialShorts. In its fourth year, the competition is aimed at given unknown filmmakers exposure within the wider Australian film industry. And with 65 film competing it has provided no expense at opportunity and enjoyment for those in the filmic community.... Continue Reading

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6th annual AACTA Awards reward Hackshaw Ridge, The Kettering Incident and more in Sydney ceremony

December 8, 2016

Now in their 6th year, and formerly known as the AFI Awards, the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (or, AACTA Awards) recognises the talent of some of the nation’s best up-and-coming performers and creatives in the film and TV industry, alongside our most established stars.... Continue Reading

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24 feature films enter competition for the 2016 AACTA Awards

August 15, 2016

The 24 films that are in competition for the 6th AACTA Awards presented by Presto have been revealed. The list includes the likes of Mel Gibson‘s upcoming war film Hacksaw Ridge starring Andrew Garfield,  Nicholas Verso‘s feature debut Boys In The Trees and Alex Proyas‘ epic fantasy Gods Of Eygpt.... Continue Reading

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First round of nominees for the 2016 AACTA Awards announced

July 14, 2016

Yes, it’s already mid-July. Which means that in a few short months we’ll be in awards season again.... Continue Reading

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Mad Max: Fury Road leads the winners list at the 5th AACTA International Awards

February 2, 2016

Winners of the fifth Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts International Awards (AACTA) were announced over the weekend in Los Angeles, held at Avalon Hollywood.... Continue Reading

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