Profile20Picture2028129_0.jpg

SYN 90.7

Mad Max: Fury Road highlights Australian film industry

Two strange things happened at the Oscars this year: Leonardo DiCaprio finally won Best Actor, and an Australian-American film took home the most awards of the night. Reporter Rochelle Kirkham queries how Mad Max: Fury Road’s success will influence the Australian film industry.

Featuring interviews with Screen Australia Writer Caris Bizzaca, ACMI Film Programmer Roberta Ciabarra and RMIT University School of Media and Communication Honorary Research Associate Vincent O’Donnell.

More by Panorama

Police advise ‘stay aware’ on White Night

  Police are advising the people of Melbourne to stay aware on White Night this coming Saturday. The annual all night festival […]

Closing the Gap: The Redfern Statement

  On February 10 2017 Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull delivered the Closing the Gap report to Parliament. The report again shows slow […]

r722879_5758758

‘Growing Abundance’ combating food wastage

In Australia, lots of fruit from both commercial and backyard orchards ends up rotting on the ground. If it’s blemished, the supermarkets don’t […]