Recognition, education and community for the Australian stage, screen and interactive design industries.

Recent News

  • Samantha Lang – nominee to AACTA BOARD – ballot paper

    Samantha Lang, Australian Director’s Guild President,  has been nominated for the AACTA Board. The APDG encourages members to examine all the nominees to the AFI/AACTA board and ensure practising film makers are well represented. The elections closes on the 23rd May. The ballot papers is here: 2016 election ballot paper

  • 2016 MAXON INTERVIEW with Friederike Bruckert

    Friederike Bruckert – Director International Sales and Marketing APDG: What are the latest innovations offered by CINEMA 4D software? Thank you for giving us the opportunity to explain: The latest version of Cinema 4D (Release 17) offers new features and improvements in many areas of the application including workflow, modelling, sculpting, animation and rendering. I’ll focus…
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  • New Course at AFTRS – Advanced Diploma in Art Direction- APDG support

    A new course has been announced by AFTRS –  the Advanced Diploma in Art Direction. This course aims to give students integrated practical knowledge and technical skills to work collaboratively on industry projects in Art Departments for film, TV or other screen-based media environments & its FEE-HELP Approved. Of particular note is the fact that it…
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