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TAG speaks to Australian film and TV producer John Harvey about filming on Indigenous lands

Written on June 9th, 2017

If you spend any time in Australia, it’s hard not to get wrapped up in the dramatic beauty of the place. Rugged, lush, deserted, fertile – it’s like no other country on earth. And it’s a landscape that has long taken a leading role in film. From the harshness of Mad Max to the lush…

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TAG talks with Kay Lawrence – General Manager of activeTV’s operations across the Asia-Pacific

Written on June 9th, 2017

ActiveTV, an internationally renowned independent production company based in Australia and Asia, recently used the Melbourne and LA offices at TAG whilst facilitating the production of a US dating reality series in Australia. Kay Lawrence (KL), General Manager of activeTV’s operations across the Asia-Pacific, gives us a further insight on the often demanding schedule and how a…

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Cannes Film Festival 2017: Who were the winners?  

Written on June 9th, 2017

And so the curtain has finally fallen on the 70th anniversary of the Cannes Film Festival – rich in screenings and events – which brought together the cream of the film world in the French Riviera from the 17th to the 28th May 2017. Spending 12 days watching movies in Cannes is, for film lovers,…

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TAG Film & Media works on Netflix original series Sand Castle

Written on March 3rd, 2017

The latest addition to Netflix’s ever-growing lineup of originals is Sand Castle, a fact-based war drama inspired by writer Chris Roessner’s experiences in Iraq. Set in Iraq in 2003, Sand Castle tells the story of Matt Ocre (Nicholas Hoult), as he and his troops attempt to protect farming village, Baqubah, in the crosshairs of some very dangerous…

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The Oscars 2017; Moonlight wins Best Picture post mix-up

Written on February 27th, 2017

Considering the current status of affairs in Europe and as well as in the U.S., everyone expected this years’ ceremony of the Oscars to have a very political tone to it. None, however, could have predicted what happened yesterday. The momentous occasion was slightly disrupted due to the unfortunate ‘miscommunication’ resulting in the wrong picture…

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BAFTA’s 2017: the highlights and the winners

Written on February 13th, 2017

The UK’s most prestigious film award ceremony rolled out the red carpet yesterday evening, 12th February, at one of London’s most beautiful venues, the Royal Albert Hall. The ceremony was brilliantly hosted by the multi-talented Mr Stephen Fry; skilfully balancing humour, entertainment with some powerful political undertones. During the space of one evening, everyone who…

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