2023 Antenna Awards nominees announced


The Antenna Awards are back to celebrate the best of Australian community TV! The 2023 Antenna Awards will be held on 28 October 2023 at Fed Square, Melbourne, and broadcast live on Channel 44 and CTV+. The list of nominees announced this week is a celebration of the diversity in our community and the breadth […]

Register your venue for the 2024 Adelaide Fringe!


From 16 February to 17 March 2024, established and emerging artists from Adelaide and around the world will descend upon Australia’s biggest arts festival, the Adelaide Fringe, and they all need somewhere to do their shows! More than 500 venues across Adelaide were registered in 2023, welcoming over 6,000 artists from every discipline imaginable. Being […]

New attachments available now on scripted TV series

The South Australian Film Corporation have announced new openings in its Professional Crew Attachments Program  for early and mid-career screen creatives wanting to gain industry experience with a professional crew on a scripted TV series! There are three openings: two working in the Art Department and a third as Assistant Director. Art Department Attachment 1 […]

Ruby Awards nominations open now

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Ruby Awards nominations celebrate outstanding work in South Australia’s arts and culture sector Named after the late arts patron, Dame Ruby Litchfield,the awards recognize artistic excellence, creative achievement, innovation, community involvement and inspirational leadership.  Nominations for the 2023 Ruby Awards are now open and will close 5pm Monday 4 September 2023.  For further information about […]

Coming soon to Silverscreen at The Mercury


Silverscreen at The Mercury returns The Silverscreen program welcomes new and old cinema lovers to the Mercury Cinema for a morning or afternoon of conversation, connection and complimentary morning or afternoon tea, and a collection of films together from Cannes festival favourites to mainstream blockbusters. Cinemagoers now have the opportunity to access all standard screenings […]

Register now for the 48 Hour Film Project!

2022 Best Film Award Winners

The Adelaide 48 Hour Film Project is back for its eighth year! Do you have what it takes to write, shoot, edit and score a film in just 48 hours? We have a challenge for you! This wild and sleepless competition is open to everyone that is up for the challenge, regardless of age or […]

2023 AIR Awards winners announced

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Australia’s independent music sector was celebrated in Adelaide this week when the winners of the 2023 AIR Awards were announced at Freemasons Hall in a ceremony hosted Dylan Lewis and Jessica Braithwaite. King Stingray owned the night, taking home gongs for Best Independent Rock Album or EP, Independent Album of the Year and Breakthrough Artist of […]

SALA Festival begins August 1

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The 2023 South Australian Living Artists Festival begins Tuesday 1 August with a remarkable program of 10,915 artists in 697 exhibitions across the state throughout August. Artists will display a diverse array of artworks, including paintings, prints, sculptures, ceramics, glass, and photography. Notable participants this year include Angela Valamanesh, James Tylor, Laura Wills, Vans the […]

Design the 2024 Adelaide Fringe poster!

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The 2024 Adelaide Fringe marks 50 years of the Adelaide Fringe Poster Competition, which has catapulted the careers of dozens of creators and created many iconic posters. To celebrate, Adelaide Fringe is on a global search for a 2024 poster with a theme of ‘arts unlimited’.  Entries are open now to designs which capture the spirit […]

The Mercury launches writers’ room and filmmaking facilities for subscribers


The Mercury has announced the creation of a writers’ room, made possible with a generous donation from screenwriter and showrunner Shane Brennan. Shane Brennan is an Australian television writer and producer best known as the Executive Producer of the worldwide hit police drama NCIS, as well as the creator of the NCIS spin-off NCIS: Los Angeles […]