Quite a few people Down Under will be cracking open a tinnie and throwing a shrimp or two on the barbie on the 16th September, for that day will mark Australian televisions 60th anniversary.
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Since it launched last year the BBC Store has been making more and more of the broadcasters output available. You can stream and download the very latest shows as well as a wealth of classics which have languished unseen in the BBC vaults for decades. I am delighted that all twelve episodes of the 1958 series Our Mutual Friend have just been added to the service, the programme was directed
Production has started in London on a children’s comedy entertainment series, Horrible Science, to air on CITV.
British television viewers have enjoyed a long love affair with Australian ‘soap operas’ but did you know that the very first Aussie serial to crack the UK market was the rural drama Bellbird?
A group of leading international broadcasters have raised their concerns over internet blocking, satellite jamming and the return of shortwave jamming. The organisations including ABC Australia and AEF France say that media freedom faces its greatest challenge since the Cold War.
The Focal International Awards honour producers, filmmakers and other creative professionals who have used library footage in a documentary, feature film or any other form of production. The 2013 event sees BFI battle with fansite, turned production crew, ATVLand, for a gong along with the BBC up against ABC (Australia) for an award.