Behind the Scenes

Northern Pictures Serves up Hardball


Northern Pictures’ funny and energetic kids’ drama series Hardball bounced onto the ABC this April. For Executive Producer Catherine Nebauer and Producer Joe Weatherstone, embarking on a kids’ drama series was a journey of mutual respect, support and shared creative vision.

Ella Barton

ABC Warns of Staff Cuts After the Budget Delivers Little Extra for Screen Sector


The federal budget offers no extra support for the screen sector over the next three years apart from modest increases in funding for ABC news and for SBS programming, writes Don Groves for Inside Film.

Don Groves