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New Dukes Series Rocks into Cannes

New Dukes Series Rocks into Cannes

5 April 2013

At the MIPTV Market this month, the ACTF will launch a new season of the successful animation Dukes of Broxstonia

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My Place in Arabic

My Place in Arabic

26 February 2013

Multi award winning series My Place has been sold to Al Jazeera Children’s Channel...

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Winners and Award Nominees

Winners and Award Nominees

4 December 2012

ACTF supported productions have recently won or been nominated for a number of awards...

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NITV switches on with Bushwhacked!

NITV switches on with Bushwhacked!

3 December 2012

NITV, the dedicated national Indigenous television service, is including Bushwhacked! in its line-up when it begins broadcasting on SBS4 from 12 December 2012...

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2011-12 ACTF Annual Report is now online

2011-12 ACTF Annual Report is now online

26 November 2012

The past financial year has been summarised in the 2011/12 Annual Report which is available now for download...

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Dukes of Broxstonia - right at home in Finland & Latin America!

Dukes of Broxstonia - right at home in Finland & Latin America!

5 November 2012

The ACTF’s Worldwide Program Sales team is pleased to announce two recent sales of the short-form animated comedy Dukes of Broxstonia....

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You're Skitting Me - Sold to Germany

You're Skitting Me - Sold to Germany

21 September 2012

The ACTF is delighted to announce the sale of the children’s sketch comedy series You’re Skitting Me to ARD Bayerischer Rundfunk for broadcast on Germany’s dedicated free-to-air channel for children, Kinderkanal (KiKa). ...

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Horace in New Zealand!

Horace in New Zealand!

18 September 2012

With Series 2 having won the Best in Show award at the Best Shorts Competition in California earlier this year, Horace in Slow Motion (Series 1 & 2) has recently been licensed by New Zealand’s public broadcaster TVNZ...

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Bushwhacked!

Bushwhacked!

10 September 2012

Bushwhacked!, a 13 x 24 minute documentay adventure series, will have its world premiere on Saturday 6 October on ABC3 at 5pm... It will also be launched by the ACTF to the international market at MIPCOM, with an episode screening for the first time during MIPCOM Junior...

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Holly's Heroes take over Sweden!

Holly's Heroes take over Sweden!

7 September 2012

Holly’s Heroes has in the space of one week been sold into Sweden twice! ...

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My Place 1&2 - Picked up by KidsCo

My Place 1&2 - Picked up by KidsCo

18 June 2012

My Place (Series 1 & 2) has very recently been licensed to UK based kidsnet KidsCo for their Eastern European and Asian channels.

The two series of My Place are an epic television experience, taking viewers back in time from the present day to before white settlement in Australia in 1788.

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Mortified - Back on-air in UK

Mortified - Back on-air in UK

18 June 2012

Having already found a loyal audience during its 5 year run on BBC's kids/tweens channel CBBC, Mortified will soon be back on-air in the UK at its new home Pop Girl - a channel owned and operated by UK broadcast company CSC Media Group. 

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ABC TV - Done Deals!

ABC TV - Done Deals!

18 June 2012

ABC TV has recently acquired a number of shows for its kids/tweens channel ABC3.

All previously with other Australian networks, but soon to be making their way onto ABC3 for the first time, are live-action series Lockie Leonard (Series 1), and Double Trouble, as well as animated favourite I Got A Rocket.

 

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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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Flea-Bitten heads to Thailand and the Middle East

Flea-Bitten heads to Thailand and the Middle East

15 June 2012

Launched at MIPTV 2011, and delivered to the ACTF later the same year, animated series Flea-Bitten (52 x 12 min) continues to garner worldwide interest.

Already sold to commercial broadcaster VMMA (Belgium) as well as TG4 (Ireland) Flea-Bitten has just been picked up by distributor Middle East Media for the Arab Speaking territories of the Middle East and North Africa. The series has also recently been sold to Thai kids channel UBC Kids.

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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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Dukes of Broxstonia (Series 1 & 2) - On Air in the UK!

Dukes of Broxstonia (Series 1 & 2) - On Air in the UK!

15 June 2012

The Dukes of Broxstonia are the hottest band to come out of Broxstonia in years.  In fact they’re the only band to come out of Broxstonia.  Ever!

Following a successful run as a short 10 x 45 second series, the Dukes’ new series sees their no dialogue, wacky comedy expanded into a 10 x 3 minute series which debuted at MIPCOM in October last year.

Sold to CSC Media Group (UK) in December last year, Dukes of Broxtonia (Series 1 & 2) premiered on their boys skewed "Kix" channel on 1 April this year.

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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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