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Latest news from Production News in 2017

19 April

Production News

TESTING TEACHERS premieres on Wednesday, 19 April at 8:30pm on SBS

TESTING TEACHERS is a very real and personal journey for six passionate, first time teachers who have one aim: to make a difference in young lives. SBS’ three-part observational documentary with unprecedented access to three public high schools across Western Australia, Victoria and Northern Territory follows these six teachers over 12 months as they start their new career as teachers in low socioeconomic communities where many students, according to Australian school standard averages, are falling behind.

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19 April

Production News

BAD GIRL Q&A event at Luna Leederville Friday, 28 April

BAD GIRL is releasing in Australian cinemas Thursday, 27 April followed by a special Q&A event at Luna Leederville on Friday, 28 April with writer and director Fin Edquist, hosted by Matthew Eeles from Cinema Australia.

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05 April

Production News

ROGER SWAINSTON: DRAWN TO WATER airs 11 April, 10:00pm on ABC

ROGER SWAINSTON: DRAWN TO WATER follows remarkable Fremantle artist Roger Swainston as he painstakingly studies the life of the world’s largest fringe reef, the Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. In his drive to understand what is going on beneath the surface, he developed a way of literally drawing underwater.

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22 March

Production News

Epic and inspiring short documentary ONE SHOT now available on ABC iview

One Shot: An Image and an Attitude is available now on ABC iview after airing on ABC last night as part of the broadcaster’s Creatives series.

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22 March

Industry News

SHARK BITES – Shark Week 2017 production initiative recipients selected

The projects for the first Discovery Networks and Screenwest joint production initiative, Shark Bites, have now been selected. The 6-8 minute factual shorts will focus on the next generation of innovative and untold Australian shark stories and will premiere during Shark Week 2017, exclusive to Discovery Channel.

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08 March

Production News

JASPER JONES delights audiences, strong support at box office

Jasper Jones opened on 218 screens nationwide in its first weekend of release, with movie-goers showing strong support for the home grown film, joining Lion in the top five.

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