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Independent Projects Investment - Board Approvals

Independent Projects Investment - Board Approvals

14 September 2012

The ACTF Board at their meeting in September approved development investment in three new projects

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Dance Academy 1, 2, 3

Dance Academy 1, 2, 3

11 September 2012

Dance Academy has now been sold to more than 180 territories, including Teen Nick in the US and Nickelodeon UK.  The series is produced by Werner Film Productions in association with the ACTF and ZDF Enterprises, for the ABC and ZDF.  ZDF Enterprises distributes the series outside Australia and New Zealand...

 

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2012 Australian Writer's Guild Awards

2012 Australian Writer's Guild Awards

7 September 2012

We congratulate the Australian Writer’s Guild Award (AWGIES) winners for 2012.

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Latest Care For Kids available!

Latest Care For Kids available!

17 July 2012

Care For Kids features news and updates about the ACTF’s activities, including development and production investment, international sales activity, educational resource development and recent policy initiative.

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BBC Kids Canada - Aussie Invasion!

BBC Kids Canada - Aussie Invasion!

16 June 2012

A raft of Aussie kids programs are heading to North America with BBC Kids Canada recently acquiring Mal.com, Lockie Leonard (Series 1 & 2), Mortified, and Worst Best Friends...

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Dancing Down Under

Dancing Down Under

15 June 2012

The ACTF launched Dancing Down Under, a 10 x 24 min observational documentary/reality series, at MIPTV in March/April. Already pre-sold to Irish language broadcaster TG4, buyer feedback at the market was positive, with many commenting on how much they liked the concept. Many buyers requested a screener, happy to consider what a number of them welcomed as "something different". 

Dancing own Under follows the amazing adventures of a group of Australian kids as they vie for the winner’s trophies in the extraordinary world of competitive Irish Dancing.

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My Place Series 2 wins Logie!

My Place Series 2 wins Logie!

17 April 2012

My Place (Series 2) has won the TV Week Logie Award for Most Outstanding Children's Program.

The ceremony took place in Melbourne on Sunday 15 April.

We are proud to be associated with such a fantastic production. Congratulations to the team!

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Latest Care For Kids available!

Latest Care For Kids available!

2 March 2012

Care For Kids features news and updates about the ACTF’s activities, including development and production investment, international sales activity, educational resource development and recent policy initiatives...

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Dance Academy 3 Funding

Dance Academy 3 Funding

14 February 2012

Werner Film Productions has received Screen Australia Investment funding for series 3 of Dance Academy.

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Independent Projects Investment - Board Approvals

Independent Projects Investment - Board Approvals

20 December 2011

The ACTF Board at their meeting in November approved development investment in two new projects

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Latest Care For Kids available!

Latest Care For Kids available!

2 November 2011

Care For Kids features news and updates about the ACTF’s activities, including development and production investment, international sales activity, educational resource development and recent policy initiatives...

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Dance Academy wins ATOM Award!

Dance Academy wins ATOM Award!

25 October 2011

On Friday 21 October, series one of Dance Academy won the Best Children's Fiction Television Program at the Australian Teachers of Media (ATOM) Awards.

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You're Skitting Me in production

You're Skitting Me in production

18 October 2011

You're Skitting Me is an exciting new scripted sketch comedy currently in production in Melbourne, produced by Wendy Harmer and Jigsaw Entertainment, with the ACTF.

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My Place Series 2 wins Australian Writers Guild Award

My Place Series 2 wins Australian Writers Guild Award

27 September 2011

My Place Series 2 wins the Australian Writers Guild Award for Australia’s best children’s television script...

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Independent Projects Investment - Board Approvals

Independent Projects Investment - Board Approvals

29 August 2011

At its meeting on 23rd August 2011, the Board approved the following project: ... Animal Warriors (live action series) ... StoryShare International P/L (VIC) ... $4,800 ... Animal Warriors - Two city sisters and one country girl form an unlikely alliance and create an animal protection group,...Read More 
Latest Care For Kids available!

Latest Care For Kids available!

20 July 2011

Care For Kids features news and updates about the ACTF’s activities, including development and production investment, international sales activity, educational resource development and recent policy initiatives...

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Independent Projects Investment Program - Board Approvals

Independent Projects Investment Program - Board Approvals

17 June 2011

At its meeting on 7th June 2011, the Board approved development investment in the following projects: ... YoYo's Hidey House (live action/animationseries)Stella Projects (NSW)$12,500 towards sample storylines and scripts. YoYo's Hidey House - based on the books of the same name by Jeanette Rowe...Read More 
Dance Academy

Dance Academy

9 June 2011

Dance Academy

wins a Logie

Dance Academy has won the 2011 TV Week Logie Award for Most Outstanding Children’s Drama.

The Producer, Joanna Werner, accepted the Award, with writer Sam Strauss and cast members Alicia Banit and Jordan Rodrigues.

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Independent Projects Investment Program - Board Approvals

Independent Projects Investment Program - Board Approvals

11 May 2011

At its meeting on 15th March 2011 the Board approved development investment in the following projects...

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 Dance Academy

Dance Academy

10 May 2011

A second series of 26 episodes of Dance Academy is being filmed in Sydney.  The shoot commenced on 31 January 2011 and will continue until 4 August 2011.  The completed series will be delivered to the ABC in December. 

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