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ACTF Hosts Emmys Judging Panel

ACTF Hosts Emmys Judging Panel

3 September 2018

The ACTF was delighted to host the semi-final round of judging for the International Emmy Awards last week.

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Little J and Big Cuz, Mustangs FC Writers Win 2018 AWGIE Awards

Little J and Big Cuz, Mustangs FC Writers Win 2018 AWGIE Awards

3 September 2018

Little J and Big Cuz writer, Erica Glynn, and Mustangs FC’s Magda Wozniac picked up children’s television prizes at the 2018 AWGIE Awards last week.

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Get Ready to Play Hardball!

Get Ready to Play Hardball!

30 August 2018

A new 13 x half-hour comedy series has commenced shooting in Western Sydney.

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

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

28 August 2018

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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2018 My Place Competition: Final Call for Entries!

2018 My Place Competition: Final Call for Entries!

27 August 2018

With our short story competition closing this Friday 31 August, it’s time to upload any remaining student entries. 

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Behind the Scenes with the Mustangs FC Cast

Behind the Scenes with the Mustangs FC Cast

27 August 2018

In our live virtual learning event earlier this year, Mustangs FC cast members answered primary and secondary students’ questions about working in the media industry.

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Live Virtual Event for F-2 Students: Music for Everyone

Live Virtual Event for F-2 Students: Music for Everyone

27 August 2018

Are you getting started with F-2 classroom music? Curious about our Lah-Lah’s Adventures: Music for Everyone resource? Please join us for a one-off live webinar with Tina and Mark Harris (A.K.A. Lah-Lah and Buzz)! 

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Term Three Professional Learning Workshops for Victorian DET Teachers

Term Three Professional Learning Workshops for Victorian DET Teachers

21 August 2018

In partnership with the Victorian Department of Education and Training the ACTF will be running free full-day professional learning workshops for DET primary and secondary teachers in Term Three. 

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What’s On TV? Monday 20 August – Sunday 26 August

What’s On TV? Monday 20 August – Sunday 26 August

20 August 2018

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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ACTF on Track with EasyTrack

ACTF on Track with EasyTrack

17 August 2018

In a recent visit to the ACTF’s Fitzroy office, Easytrack introduced an updated software system to facilitate rights management, acquisitions, sales and financial reporting for the ACTF. 

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2018 My Place Competition: Prizes Announced!

2018 My Place Competition: Prizes Announced!

10 August 2018

With just over two weeks remaining of the 2018 My Place Competition, it’s time to highlight the great competition prizes. 

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Create Digital Texts with the Little Lunch App Competition

Create Digital Texts with the Little Lunch App Competition

10 August 2018

Primary teachers, are your students working on digital text comprehension and creation in English? Why not plan an engaging unit around our 2018 Little Lunch App Competition? 

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The Buzz at ACTF HQ

The Buzz at ACTF HQ

7 August 2018

Ideas have been bouncing off the walls at the ACTF’s Fitzroy office, following a series of visits from established and emerging creative teams.

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What’s On TV? Monday 6 August – Sunday 12 August

What’s On TV? Monday 6 August – Sunday 12 August

2 August 2018

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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Register Now for August's Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops

Register Now for August's Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops

27 July 2018

Delivered in partnership with the Australian Centre for the Moving Image, and generously supported by the Victorian Department of Education and Training, our popular virtual scriptwriting workshops are aimed at Year 5 and 6 students.

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Now Available: My Place Digital Downloads

Now Available: My Place Digital Downloads

27 July 2018

With teachers and schools increasingly keen to access digital content for their classrooms, the ACTF is making more of your favourite series available as digital downloads.

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New Release: Mustangs FC Teaching Toolkit

New Release: Mustangs FC Teaching Toolkit

27 July 2018

Exploring gender, relationships, mental health, leadership or diversity with your students? Our free Mustangs FC Teaching Toolkit will support you in examining these big issues – all key themes in the award-winning series Mustangs FC.

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Entries Open for the 2018 My Place Competition

Entries Open for the 2018 My Place Competition

24 July 2018

Calling all young writers! Entries are now open for the 2018 My Place Competition, a national short story contest for students.

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Woven Threads to Screen at L.A. Shorts Festival

Woven Threads to Screen at L.A. Shorts Festival

24 July 2018

Animated series, Woven Threads, will screen at the L.A. Shorts International Film Festival this July.

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What’s On TV? Monday 23 June – Sunday 29 July

What’s On TV? Monday 23 June – Sunday 29 July

24 July 2018

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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