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Hothouse 2013: The Chosen 10

Hothouse 2013: The Chosen 10

With our Hothouse applications closed, it’s time to announce the participants for this year’s program.

We also meet with another one of this year’s program mentors, Paola Morabito.

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Hothouse 2013: Meet a Mentor

Hothouse 2013: Meet a Mentor

Time is running out to get involved in Hothouse 2013. Ahead of the program’s application deadline, we catch up with one of this year’s program mentors – director, filmmaker and all round nice guy, Nicholas Verso – and get a rare glimpse into his brilliant mind.

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Hothouse, Hot New Talent!

Hothouse, Hot New Talent!

Hothouse 2013, our intensive program for Victorian secondary students, has opened for entries! To celebrate we asked some of our Hothouse 2012 alumni to take a look back on their experience.

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A Hothouse of Creativity

A Hothouse of Creativity

Brand new for 2012, Hothouse gives budding creative young talents hands-on experience with mentors from the moving image industry. We caught up with Hothouse mentor Paul Callaghan for a sneak peek into what the chosen lucky lot can expect from this year’s program.

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Cardboard creations

Cardboard creations

Last school holidays, ACMI invited kids and families to help build a ‘city’ using cardboard and everyday materials. We’ve captured the magical growth of the city from beginning to end in a time-lapse video. Come take a look!

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Stop-Motion. Start-Fun.

Stop-Motion. Start-Fun.

The Cube at ACMI recently played host to a small army of creative animators. Each school holidays our tirelessly inventive public programs team comes up with something interesting (and free) to fill the no-mans-land between bored kids and exasperated parents.

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