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Australian and Children’s Screen Content Review: Consultation Paper Released

Australian and Children’s Screen Content Review: Consultation Paper Released

11 August 2017

Responses due by Wednesday 20 September.

The Australian and Children’s Content Review is inviting responses to a discussion paper which was released last week.

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What’s On TV? Monday 14 August – Sunday 20 August

What’s On TV? Monday 14 August – Sunday 20 August

10 August 2017

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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Round The Twist's 'Bronsons' Reunite for Cinema Screening

Round The Twist's 'Bronsons' Reunite for Cinema Screening

31 July 2017

Video Junkee Festival 2017 brought together Jeffrey Walker (Bronson #2) and Mathew Waters (Bronson #3) for a one-of screening of Round The Twist episodes from Series 2 and Series 3. 

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Balloon Barnyard Launches With a Bang!

Balloon Barnyard Launches With a Bang!

31 July 2017

New pre-school animation series, Balloon Barnyard premiered on Disney Australia on the 3rd of July to great success. Since the launch, Balloon Barnyard has placed among the top 20 programs on subscription television. 

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What’s On TV? Monday 31 July – Sunday 6 August

What’s On TV? Monday 31 July – Sunday 6 August

25 July 2017

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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Jeffrey Walker Has His Say on #OzKidsTV to the Australian and Children's Content Review

Jeffrey Walker Has His Say on #OzKidsTV to the Australian and Children's Content Review

12 July 2017

Jeffrey Walker played Bronson in the second series of Round the Twist, and went on to star in The Wayne Manifesto and Thunderstone.  Now a successful film and television director, Jeffrey credits the Australian children’s television industry for starting and sustaining his career.  

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“First Time” Deals for ACTF Sales

“First Time” Deals for ACTF Sales

12 July 2017

With only half of 2017 behind us, it has already been a year of firsts for the ACTF International Sales team with numerous “first time” deals secured with linear broadcasters, video-on-demand platforms and sub-distributors. 

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Round The Twist’s ‘Bronsons’ to be Reunited for Cinema Screening in Sydney

Round The Twist’s ‘Bronsons’ to be Reunited for Cinema Screening in Sydney

12 July 2017

In a trip down memory lane for nostalgic TV fans, two of the three ‘Bronsons’ from TV series Round The Twist are coming together for a special event in Sydney.

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What’s On TV? Monday 17 June – Sunday 23 June

What’s On TV? Monday 17 June – Sunday 23 June

11 July 2017

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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What’s On TV? Monday 3 July – Sunday 9 July

What’s On TV? Monday 3 July – Sunday 9 July

27 June 2017

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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Little Lunch App Competition: Start Planning for Term 3!

Little Lunch App Competition: Start Planning for Term 3!

22 June 2017

The ACTF Education team is excited to announce details of this year’s Little Lunch App Competition for primary students. 

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Little Lunch is Best of the Festival!

Little Lunch is Best of the Festival!

22 June 2017

Little Lunch: The Nightmare Before Graduation has won the Best of the Festival in Entertainment at the 50th US International Film & Video Festival.

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Jeffrey Walker Webinar: Child Actor to International Director

Jeffrey Walker Webinar: Child Actor to International Director

19 June 2017

ACTF virtual learning events enable us to develop learning communities all over the country, and to share our resources and expertise widely. In our latest webinar, students had the opportunity to ask Australian director Jeffrey Walker about his inspirational career.

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Little Lunch Picks Up Top Prize!

Little Lunch Picks Up Top Prize!

19 June 2017

The Nightmare Before Graduation has received top honours from the US International Film & Video Festival.

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France Says Bonjour to MY:24

France Says Bonjour to MY:24

15 June 2017

From the beginning of July, French public broadcaster France 4 will screen the French language version of MY:24: a teen documentary series that follows 26 young people as they recount the 24 hours that changed their life.

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What’s On TV? Monday 19 June – Sunday 25 June

What’s On TV? Monday 19 June – Sunday 25 June

14 June 2017

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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Stories To Tell: Protecting Australian Children's Screen Content

Stories To Tell: Protecting Australian Children's Screen Content

5 June 2017

A discussion paper, exploring the protection of Australian children’s screen content in the digital, multi-platform age has been released this week.

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Free article access: “Children’s Television in Transition”

Free article access: “Children’s Television in Transition”

2 June 2017

In a series of recently released journal articles, you can find the answers you’ve always been burning to know about children and the media. 

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What’s On TV? Monday 5 June – Sunday 11 June

What’s On TV? Monday 5 June – Sunday 11 June

31 May 2017

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week.  

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Balloon Barnyard Acquired by TG4

Balloon Barnyard Acquired by TG4

29 May 2017

Animated pre-school series Balloon Barnyard has been acquired by Irish language broadcaster TG4. The Gaelic version of Balloon Barnyard is set to premiere on TG4 in December 2017.

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