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Equity and ECS members take the fight to Canberra

Members from MEAA’s Equity and Entertainment, Crew & Sports sections have led a high-profile group of ...

Posted on 19th, October 2017

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MEAA on Lateline axing

The decision of ABC TV to axe its Lateline program is an indication of the changing ...

Posted on 5th, October 2017

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MEAA condemns attack ads by Labor MP

MEAA condemns the use of public funds by Labor MP Michael Danby to publish attack ads, ...

Posted on 5th, October 2017

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Employer investigations, employee rights and sexual harassment at work

MEAA is concerned and deeply frustrated that media companies continue to treat sexual harassment and those ...

Posted on 26th, September 2017

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Spotlight on Sheldon Wade

Sheldon Wade recently won accolades for his make-up work which transformed actor Richard Roxburgh to a ...

Posted on 25th, September 2017

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The fight for the future of our film and TV industry begins…

Actors, crew, producers, writers and directors turned out in force yesterday to officially launch the Make ...

Posted on 20th, September 2017

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Film and TV industry combine for fight for the future

Australia’s film and TV industry will come together on Monday, September 18 to launch an historic ...

Posted on 18th, September 2017

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Media diversity and jobs to be lost under ‘reforms’

Legislation expected to be passed today to remove the two-out-of-three ownership rule will mean an inevitable ...

Posted on 14th, September 2017

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Ten top tips: Katherine McRae

Actor Director Katherine McRae provides her top tips for acting on the screen.

Posted on 11th, September 2017

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It’s time for an offshore screen crew deal

Momentum is growing for a template agreement to replace the current piecemeal arrangements that accompany most ...

Posted on 11th, September 2017

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Women in Media Sydney – AM Agenda Setters

11:45am - 2:30pm

Posted on 12th, September 2017

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Women In Media National Conference

27/10/2017 - 28/10/2017
8:00am - 5:00pm
Gold Coast

Posted on 8th, September 2017

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Symposium on the laws of war and journalism – Sydney

01/11/2017 - 03/11/2017

Posted on 20th, October 2017

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Legends of NSW Journalism – Hall of Fame inauguration

7:00pm - 11:00pm

Posted on 2nd, August 2017

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WiMSA – Christmas Drinks

21/11/2017 - 23/11/2017
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Posted on 23rd, October 2017

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Performers, producers, writers, directors and crew are joining forces to fight for the future of the Australian screen industry.