Behind the Scenes

Producer Spotlight: Lah-Lah Productions

#LahLahProductions   #MusicEducation   #ProducerSpotlight   #TheStripySockClub   #TinaandMarkHarris  

If you were to ask a young, Aussie, music-mad child, they’d quickly tell you Lah-Lah is a pretty big deal. Whether it's encouraging children to get up and dance with Lah-Lah’s Big Live Band, or producing television programs that bring music to the screen, producers Tina and Mark Harris have been busy building something special.
Behind the Scenes

Roberta and Tim divvy up the world

#ACTF   #InternationalSalesManagers   #MeettheTeam   #RobertaDiVito   #TimHegarty  

In this Q&A with International Sales Managers, Roberta Di Vito and Tim Hegarty, we learn how the ACTF Sales Team work together to sell Australian television series across the globe.
Issues

Supporting Children’s Television: what can we learn from the UK experience?

#Children'sContent   #ContestableChildren'sFund   #PolicyInitiatives   #Quotas   #Regulation  

For 15 years, the UK has been debating a number of policy initiatives to secure children’s content for the future against market challenges. As Australia reviews its structure for children’s content, can policy be implemented that models the UK’s successes and avoid its failures?
Behind the Scenes

Producer Spotlight: Pirate Size Productions

#JimmyCookDiscoversThirdGrade   #Kidscreen   #PirateSizeProductions   #ProducerSpotlight  

Kidscreen 2018 will be Pirate Size's first appearance as a production company and with many exciting new projects to pitch, this passionate team is hoping to make a big splash.
Behind the Scenes

ACTF’s Top Posts of 2017

#Bestof2017   #Features   #News   #OzkidsTV   #PopularStories  

During 2017, the ACTF played a pivotal role in supporting distinctly Australian programs, and advocating for the support mechanisms required to produce locally-made children's television. As another exciting year begins, we have rounded up our most read posts of 2017.