The original 1960s ABC miniseries Pastures of the Blue Crane is once again available for view after the of the Tweed Regional Museum helped the broadcaster with the daunting task of recontacting all the relevant copyright-holders.
As I grew up I was intrigued by the notion of subliminal advertising – the possibility that I could be influenced by a message I didn’t even know I was receiving. I was assured it had been made illegal as it was unethical.
Screenworks and Every Cloud Productions have announced that nine talented young film crew from across the northern rivers have been selected to work on the ABC drama series Deadlock.
The group Friends of the ABC says the National Party has not responded to a recent survey it sent to federal candidates in Page and Richmond and requests to meet with the party’s Page MP Kevin Hogan and Richmond candidate Matthew Fraser were ‘ignored’.
Following the tabloid media frenzy over the appearance of one former Islamic extremist on the Q&A program last week, Northern Rivers Friends of the ABC have moved to defend the public broadcaster.
A former Lismore Southern Cross University music student will have one of her songs played nationally on the ABC’s Rage program.
Story from abc.net.au/news The Australia Network has gone off the air after the federal government withdrew funding for the broadcaster earlier this year. The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade cut Australia’s international television service, which had broadcast content to... Read More →
Jill Keogh, Federal. The ABC, our dear Aunty, has been attacked again by a right-wing government. Yawn. Right on cue! When will they ever learn that we, the people, love the venerable old girl?
Prime minister Tony Abbott may be a fan of institutional inquiries and a critic of supposed ABC bias, but he has nothing to gain by responding to calls for yet another review of the ABC.
To the extent that it hadn't before, the war on whistleblowers and journalists that has been waged in the US and the UK for the past several years has now been opened in Australia.
Mandy Nolan Pianist and singer Jan Preston is a boogie and ragtime piano player with a personality that has made her a hit with audiences around the country. She comes to Mullumbimby this weekend to put the boogie back into... Read More →
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=usTL5q4nTKM Mandy Nolan People who love music love music trivia. This was something writer, producer and comedian Brian Nankervis knew from the outset. In fact, this mainstay of the comedy industry (originally known for his character Raymond J... Read More →