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Trans-Tasman Story Pitch Projects Announced

20 February 2018

NZ On Air’s Trans-Tasman Story Pitch - focusing on projects with unique relevance to both New Zealand and Australian Audiences - will see eight projects vying for up to $200,000 in funding in a special AIDC 2018 session on Wednesday 7 March...

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VR Plus: Meet Your Maker Projects Announced

20 February 2018

Ten fascinating projects have been selected to pitch in AIDC 2018’s one-of-a-kind nonfiction VR/AR/Interactive marketplace – VR Plus: Meet Your Maker. On Sunday 4 March, teams from the projects will meet and pitch to an array of companies and organisations...

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ACCESS Early Career Program Mentees Announced for 2018

20 February 2018

We’re chuffed to finally reveal our seven successful ACCESS Early Career Mentorship Program participants. These promising and talented filmmakers will now attend AIDC 2018 and participate in exclusive professional mentorship sessions...

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Get Connected at AIDC 2018's Social & Networking Events

16 February 2018

One of the best things about attending AIDC is the chance to socialise and connect with your documentary and factual peers at our many special events...

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The Killing Season Creators Sarah Ferguson & Deb Masters to Host Journalism Masterclass

14 February 2018

With AIDC 2018 only weeks away, the program of 35+ sessions adds an in-depth Dramatic Narrative in Journalism Masterclass with multiple Walkley and Logie Award-winners, journalist Sarah Ferguson and producer/director Deb Masters...

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AIDC 2018 Announces Full Program

5 February 2018

It's time! We're very proud to finally reveal the full program of Sessions, Speakers, Screenings, Events, Decision Makers and Marketplace opportunities for AIDC 2018, to be held at ACMI in Melbourne, Australia, this March 4 – 7...

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EXPLORE. MAKE. OBSERVE. QUESTION.

5 February 2018

What's important about documentary? Why join the community at AIDC? Stanley Hawes Award-winner Sonya Pemberton, filmmaker Tony Jackson, factual VR developer Oscar Raby, and Impact producer Alex Kelly give their reasons... 

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A-List Speaking Guests Announced for AIDC 2018

30 January 2018

As we prepare to announce the full final line-up of sessions, screenings and masterclasses on 6 February, we can now reveal some of the key international speaking guests leading the AIDC 2018 program...

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The FACTory and Unfinished Prize Shortlist Announced for 2018

24 January 2018

AIDC is thrilled to announce the eight  Australian and four international documentary projects selected for The FACTory International Pitching Forum, taking place in Federation Square’s Deakin Edge Auditorium on Tuesday 6 March... 

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Applications Open for Leading Lights Fund

22 January 2018

Starting out in documentary or factual content production? Never been to an AIDC before? Apply now to be one of the first beneficiaries of the Leading Lights Fund and you could be attending all of AIDC 2018’s Sessions, Panels and Masterclasses for FREE.

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