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Inside Screen Worlds: Warwick Thornton

Inside Screen Worlds: Warwick Thornton

Indigenous artist and filmmaker Warwick Thornton, best known for his debut feature film ‘Samson and Delilah’, is currently represented in no less than three areas at ACMI. Mike Childs, Visitor Services Officer, takes us on a tour.

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Danae Valenza

Danae Valenza

Multidisciplinary artist Danae Valenza – currently participating in ‘Profile Me’ – proves how two strangers engaged in the act of dance can make something, that should be ‘natural’, devastatingly awkward.

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The Sisters Hayes

The Sisters Hayes

Its status as an extreme sport is still pending, but three sisters working collaboratively as artists, curators, costume and stage set designers has got to sit somewhere between base jumping and synchronised swimming on the difficulty scale. We delve deeper into the collaborative nature of The Sisters Hayes: one of the four artists participating in ‘Profile Me’.

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Lest We Forget

Lest We Forget

‘In Our Words’ is a digital storytelling project that has taken the ACMI team across Victoria to capture over 200 first-hand veterans’ accounts of time served in Europe, the Middle East, the Pacific, New Guinea and the home front. We catch up with ACMI’s Helen Simondson to find out more.

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Method to the Madness of MIFF

Method to the Madness of MIFF

As we ready ourselves for the Melbourne International Film Festival 2012, we thought it only right to catch up with Artistic Director Michelle Carey to find out her thoughts, feelings and hot tips for this year’s program.

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All animation

All animation

Buckle up animation fans, the Melbourne International Animation Festival is getting ready to screen at ACMI.

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