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Q&A with UCLA’s Wendall Thomas

Screen Queensland is proud to be hosting a three-day screenwriting lecture series by UCLA Graduate Film School lecturer Wendall Thomas, 17 – 19 September at BEMAC. Wendall Thomas teaches in the Graduate Film School at UCLA and has worked as an entertainment reporter, script consultant, and film and television writer for companies including Disney, Warner … Continued

September 6, 2019
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Dora and The Lost City of Gold hits cinemas!

It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for since March 2018 when Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk announced Paramount was coming to Queensland to Film their live-action Dora movie. Dora and the Lost City of Gold, which has already won hearts in the US opens Australia wide on September 19, following the Australian launch on the Gold … Continued

September 6, 2019
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Content: World’s first scripted vertical video drama now available!

Ludo Studio’s new comedy-drama series Content landed on ABC this week, making a splash across the social media world, with scenes from the first episode “Flipgirl” going viral as fake news, in a perfect twist of life imitating art. The made-for-mobile show is the first scripted drama to utilise the vertical video format which has … Continued

September 5, 2019
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Live Q&A with Cinematographer Ben Nott

Catch multi-award-winning Cinematographer Ben Nott ACS, off the back of At Last for an SQ Facebook Live Q and A on Thursday, 12 September – 12.30pm. This is a fantastic opportunity for emerging and established screen industry practitioners to pick the brains of one of Australia’s finest cinematographers LIVE on Facebook – so make sure you log … Continued

September 4, 2019
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Jo Dillon ‘Yarns Up’ with storytellers in the Torres Strait Islands

Our Acting CEO, Jo Dillon, recently travelled to the real-life ‘set’ of Blue Water Empire – the dramatized documentary TV series that showcases the history of the Torres Strait Islands, which received investment from SQ. Jo was part of a small group of corporate executives and education leaders who visited Murray Island (Mer), Friday Island … Continued

September 2, 2019
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UCLA’s Wendall Thomas: Lecture Series September 2019

UCLA lecturer, Wendall Thomas is back in Brisbane this September offering three days of intensive lectures for Screen practitioners.  When: 17 – 19 September 19 Where: BEMAC (Brisbane Multicultural Arts Centre), 102 Main Street, Kangaroo Point, QLD 4169 Pricing: 1 Day ticket – $38.01 | 3 Day ticket – $106.59 About Wendall Wendall Thomas teaches in … Continued

September 1, 2019
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