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SAFC Head of Production in the 1980s Jock Blair

Vale Jock Blair

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The SAFC is saddened to hear of the passing of Australian writer and producer Jock Blair. As Head of Production at the SAFC for much of the 1980s Jock was a seminal figure in the early evolution of the Corporation, producing and executive producing classic SAFC TV series such as Sara Dane, Under Capricorn and […]

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SA Made Showcase

Discover and stream the best of SA screen from your sofa

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Audiences can now more easily discover and enjoy South Australian made film and TV productions from the comfort of their living room thanks to a handy new online library launched by the South Australian Film Corporation (SAFC). The new SAFC SA Made Showcase features SA shot and produced feature film, television, multi-media and documentary productions […]

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National Reconciliation Week

Celebrate First Nations stories on screen for National Reconciliation Week 2020

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Celebrate National Reconciliation Week 2020 (27 May to 3 June) with a bevy of great Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander made films, documentaries, shorts and more from the comfort of your living room. From feature films to documentaries, shorts and more, we’ve compiled this list of great SAFC supported Indigenous productions to inform, entertain and […]

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Stateless (2020) - Ameer (Fayssal Bazzi) and Farid (Claude Jabbour), image credit Lisa Tomasetti

Have your say on Federal screen support

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Federal Government support for the screen sector is under review with a call for submissions in response to a new options paper launched last month by Federal Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts the Hon Paul Fletcher MP.The Supporting Australian Stories on Our Screens Options Paper, drafted by Screen Australia and ACMA, contemplates options for major reforms of the Federal […]

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NRW 2020: Black Divaz screening event

Reconciliation Week: Black Divaz screening and Q&A

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Celebrate 2020 National Reconciliation Week with the SAFC with a free online screening of Black Divaz plus a Q&A with the filmmakers. And you thought Priscilla was the only Queen of the Desert! Documentary Black Divaz goes behind the glitz, glamour and hot glue guns of the inaugural Miss First Nation drag queen pageant. Over five steamy […]

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SAFC Newsletter – 22 May, 2020

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This issue: – Have your say on Federal screen support – Celebrate First Nations stories on screen – SA films set to shine on streaming services – Download our COVID-19 Support Guide – Taking positive steps for the future of screen – Happy 25th birthday Rising Sun Pictures – Grants, opportunities and competitions. Not on […]

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SA comedy and horror features get US VOD release dates

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South Australia is in the spotlight for American audiences again, with two SAFC supported feature films securing US video on demand (VOD) release dates. South Australian filmed and produced comedy The Flip Side is set to release in the US on DVD and VOD on 9 June, 2020 after being acquired by Freestyle Digital Media, […]

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