• The new projects come from production houses including Wildbear Entertainment, Blackfella Films and In Films.
• Stan Original Series Bloom is created by Glen Dolman and produced by Sue Seeary.
"We’re now into the second year of the Generate and Premium Story Development programs"
• Free TV CEO Bridget Fair comments
• Record expenditure on Australian titles includes 37 TV dramas
• The projects include a feature documentary from Christiaan Van Vuuren and Craig Reucassel
• The initiative offers applicants the chance to receive a $100,000 commission
• Australia’s screen industry is being held back by our tax system
• Space Nova will be distributed worldwide
• The slate is the final funding awarded in the 2018/19 financial year
“We’re delighted to fund a wide range of projects that explore unique aspects of Australian history"
• Warwick Thornton and Wayne Blair directing the six episodes
ABC Melbourne Breakfast: Comedian Sammy J starts his one-man radio show
Grant Goldman tributes: Legendary radio broadcaster dies aged 69
Week 3 TV: Seven wins the week, claims summer dominance
TV Ratings January 19: Nikki Osborne out of the jungle, Big Bash batting collapse
Fire relief: Brands unite with News Corp to raise more than $1m
Hughesy series a key part of 10’s new Monday strategy