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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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What’s On TV? Monday 29 May – Sunday 4 June

What’s On TV? Monday 29 May – Sunday 4 June

23 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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Little Lunch Acquired by Universal Kids

Little Lunch Acquired by Universal Kids

22 May 2017

Australian comedy series Little Lunch (as well as the two Little Lunch Specials) has been acquired by NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment’s Universal Kids network. Little Lunch will premiere on Universal Kids at the network’s launch in September 2017. 

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ACTF Welcomes Government Review

ACTF Welcomes Government Review

9 May 2017

The Commonwealth Government has announced a review to “identify sustainable policies to ensure the ongoing availability of Australian and children’s content to domestic and international audiences, regardless of platform.”

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Robyn Butler Wins ADG Award For Little Lunch Special

Robyn Butler Wins ADG Award For Little Lunch Special

9 May 2017

Little Lunch’s Robyn Butler (Gristmill) has won the Esben Storm Award for "Best Direction in a Children's TV or SVOD Drama" at this year’s Australian Directors Guild (ADG) Awards.

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What’s On TV? Monday 15 May – Sunday 21 May

What’s On TV? Monday 15 May – Sunday 21 May

9 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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Little Lunch takes home its first Logie!

Little Lunch takes home its first Logie!

26 April 2017

A special episode of the playground comedy has won the award for Most Outstanding Children’s Program at the 2017 TV Week Logie Awards.

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What’s on TV? Monday 24 April – Sunday 30 April

What’s on TV? Monday 24 April – Sunday 30 April

26 April 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 Webinar: Child Actor to International Director

Jeffrey Walker Webinar: Child Actor to International Director

7 April 2017

Now rescheduled to the 15th of June, the ACTF will be hosting a webinar event for Australian upper primary students with Dance Academy Film Director, Jeffrey Walker. 

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Where to Watch the Dance Academy Movie

Where to Watch the Dance Academy Movie

6 April 2017

This April, catch the new Dance Academy flick in a cinema near you. 

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