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Who Got Funded At The ACTF Board Meeting?

Who Got Funded At The ACTF Board Meeting?

14 March 2017

At the Board meeting on 8th March 2017 the ACTF Board approved script development funding for five independent production companies.

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Seven Little Australians Receives Development Funding From The ACTF

Seven Little Australians Receives Development Funding From The ACTF

8 April 2016

Every Cloud Productions has commenced development on a new adaptation of Ethel Turner’s classic Australian novel Seven Little Australians.

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National Screenwriters Conference – Is Kids Leading The Way?

National Screenwriters Conference – Is Kids Leading The Way?

23 March 2016

A panel chaired by the ACTF’s Bernadette O’Mahony brought focus to the outstanding quality of children’s and family entertainment being produced in Australia.

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Who Got ACTF Funding This Round?

Who Got ACTF Funding This Round?

23 March 2016

With our March Board meeting behind us it’s time to announce our successful applicants!

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Who Got Funded At The Last ACTF Board Meeting?

Who Got Funded At The Last ACTF Board Meeting?

2 December 2015

Five new projects secured script development funding at the ACTF’s final board meeting for the year on 24 November 2015.

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Call for Entries: Eureka!

Call for Entries: Eureka!

5 November 2015

In joint initiative “Eureka”, Film Victoria, the ABC and the ACTF are inviting up to four Victorian creative teams to produce a concept for an online children’s short-form series for ABC3.

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ACTF Supported Projects Receive Nine AACTA Nominations

ACTF Supported Projects Receive Nine AACTA Nominations

29 October 2015

Finalists have been announced for the AACTAs: Australia’s 5th Annual Film and Television Awards. 

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Ready for This: New Teen Drama Series Begins

Ready for This: New Teen Drama Series Begins

2 September 2015

After spending the good part of 2015 in production, the ABC’s much anticipated teenage drama series, Ready for This is coming to Australian screens. 

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Filming Starts on Ready For This

Filming Starts on Ready For This

16 March 2015

Blackfella Films (Redfern Now) and Werner Films (Dance Academy) have joined forces as Big Chance Films to create an exciting teen drama currently being filmed in inner city Sydney.

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Filming starts on Little Lunch mockumentary

Filming starts on Little Lunch mockumentary

13 November 2014

Filming has begun in Melbourne on a new 26 x 15 minute children’s series - Little Lunch.

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Nowhere Boys and Dance Academy nominated for Kids Emmy

Nowhere Boys and Dance Academy nominated for Kids Emmy

9 October 2014

Australian children's television programs, Nowhere Boys and Dance Academy - Series 3, have been nominated for the International Emmy®  Kids Award for best ‘Kids Series’.

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International Award Nominations: Bushwhacked!

International Award Nominations: Bushwhacked!

3 October 2014

Bushwhacked! - Series 2 has proven to be a popular choice with audiences around the world with recent nominations in three international awards.

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Screen Producers Australia Awards Finalists Announced

Screen Producers Australia Awards Finalists Announced

22 September 2014

The finalists in the 14th Screen Producers Australia Awards have been announced and the five ‘Children’s Television Production’ finalists include four children’s series supported by the ACTF.

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2014 Australian Writers' Guild Awards

2014 Australian Writers' Guild Awards

8 September 2014

The 2014 AWGIE Awards ceremony was held on 5 September in Sydney and paid tribute to some of Australia’s most talented writers across more than 20 performance writing categories.

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Paper Planes wins film prize

Paper Planes wins film prize

25 August 2014

Paper Planes, the Robert Connolly directed family film has been named the winner of Australia’s richest film prize.

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Paper Planes Premiere

Paper Planes Premiere

23 July 2014

The family feature film, Paper Planes, will have its world premiere at the Melbourne International film festival in August and will be released in Australian cinemas January 2015.

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The Flamin’ Thongs

The Flamin’ Thongs

9 May 2014

New animated shorts series, The Flamin’ Thongs is now showing on ABC3.

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Wacky World Beaters on ABC3

Wacky World Beaters on ABC3

8 April 2014

New kid’s factual series Wacky World Beaters, hosted by Amberley Lobo (Ambo) and newcomer William Gill (Gilly) is showing Sundays 5.50pm on ABC3.

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Worst Year of My Life, Again! - World Premiere

Worst Year of My Life, Again! - World Premiere

3 April 2014

The brand new Australian children’s comedy drama Worst Year of My Life, Again! will have its world premiere Saturday 26 April at 6pm on ABC3.

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Hoopla Doopla! Now showing on ABC4Kids

Hoopla Doopla! Now showing on ABC4Kids

11 February 2014

Step right up, you’re about to enter a whimsical, magical world for 2–5 years olds - where only circus logic applies!

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