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  • AIMC pre show trailer competition

    Congratulations to Lucy Sweeney of Lutwyche, QLD who is the winner of the AIMC pre-show trailer competition thanks to Digipix. Lucy correctly named 28 of the 31 films that were depicted and wins a complimentary registration to AIMC 2017....

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  • Guest presenters at AIMC 2016

    Guest presenters at AIMC 2016 included Directors Rachel Perkins (Bran Nue Dae, Jasper Jones), Stephan Elliott (The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert), Greg McLean (Wolf Creek) and actor Ben Mingay from Hacksaw Ridge, who...

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  • Industry Achievement Award recipients

    A special AIMC Award was presented to David Stratton and Margaret Pomeranz during the convention in recognition of their incomparable partnership and immeasurable contribution to the Australian film industry. Both David and Margaret were...

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  • Box Office Achievement Awards

    Box office behemoths, Aussie record-breakers and independent gems were acknowledged with awards at AIMC 2016: • Gold Box Office Achievement Award for the Highest Grossing Film in Australia for 2015-16 as well as the Award for the...

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  • Feature films screened

    Of the seven feature films screened during AIMC 2016, three were Australian: DON'T TELL - attended by cash members Jack Thompson AM, Rachel Griffiths, Sara West, Gyton Grantley, Martin Sacks and Robert Coleby JASPER JONES - introduced...

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  • AIMC 2016 Delegates

    Please view or download a list of delegates attending AIMC 2016. (Please note that this is NOT a complete list of delegates as only those delegates who have agreed to have their details listed to third parties are included)

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  • LION - the pride of AIMC 2016

    AIMC 2016 is proud to announce that Saroo and Sue Brierley will attend the AIMC Premiere of LION. The mother and son at the heart of this incredible true story will be special guests at the red carpet event presented by Screen Australia and...

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  • Indigenous filmmakers to attend AIMC

    The National Association of Cinema Operators (NACO) and the Motion Picture Distributors Association of Australia (MPDAA) instigated a first-time initiative earlier this year to provide two Indigenous filmmakers with the opportunity to...

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  • Industry presentations

    Special industry presentations will be made by guest speakers from 2:00pm on Wednesday 12 October in Jupiters Theatre. Dr Eric Reed - Chief Operating Officer, KenCast, will present an overview of KenCast, their digital delivery workflow for...

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  • Expanded Trade Show exhibiting the latest in cinema products

    Make time to meet our regular trade exhibitor partners as well as our many new partners, all presenting a wide range of exciting and innovative products. This is an unmissable opportunity for anyone interested in expanding, refurbishing,...

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  • Universal to cap off presentation with SING screening

    Universal Pictures has announced that the highly anticipated Boxing Day release SING will screen in its slate presentation at AIMC on Thursday, October 13. SING is the latest blockbuster from Illumination Entertainment, whose last three...

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  • Special development session

    Delegates are invited to join a special development session presented by Griffith Film School, Screen Queensland and Screen Producers Australia. Titled Finding Female Audiences - Strategies for Marketing and Distribution for Australian...

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  • International guest speakers present on a variety of topics

    From demystifying social media to capturing student audiences, international guest speakers present on a variety of topics. Delegates will have an invaluable opportunity to learn about the latest trends through international and local guest...

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  • Coca-Cola Finale Dinner

    Thursday 13 October Join fellow delegates for a show-stopping celebration and surprise finale sure to be remembered and talked about for years! Be prepared to be entertained - the special appearances include one of the most in-demand and...

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  • Join Cast for DON'T TELL screening and Q&A

    Sunday 9 October Attended by key cast including Jack Thompson AM, Rachel Griffiths, Sara West, Martin Sacks, Robert Coleby and Gyton Grantley. Screening will be complemented by a Q & A session with Jack Thompson, Rachel Griffiths and...

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  • AIDA Dinner & Awards plus JASPER JONES screening

    Monday 10 October Honouring the finest achievements in independent film, join AIDA and their guest talent for an elegant dinner, trailer presentation and awards for Exhibition, Foreign Language Film, Alternate Content and Independent Spirit...

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  • Screen Australia and Transmission Films present AIMC Premiere of LION

    Wednesday 12 October LION is one of the most anticipated Australian films for 2017. Fresh from its very successful Toronto Film Festival outing – first runner-up in the People’s Choice Award, Hollywood Reporter said of the...

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  • Get up to speed with industry experts

    The AIMC educational program is enhanced by panels of industry experts: Tuesday 11 October - 2:00pm Wendy Gower - Managing Director, m2m Media Sydney will present LIKES, Camera, Action - Demystifying social media for the movie industry....

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  • International Guest Speaker - Tim League

    Tim League is part of the vanguard shaping the evolving movie-going experience. Known for the zero tolerance policy on mobile phones that forms part of the etiquette required of The Alamo patrons; this social media-savvy all-rounder is...

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  • Distribution partners showcase Studio line ups

    The member companies of the Motion Picture Distributors Association of Australia (MPDAA) - Twentieth Century Fox Film Distributors, Paramount Pictures Australia, Sony Pictures Releasing, Universal Pictures International, The Walt Disney...

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  • International Guest Speaker - Corinne Thibaut

    AIMC is excited to announce Thursday’s Food & Beverage Presentation & Panel Discussion, led by international guest speaker, Corinne Thibaut, Coca-Cola Services, International Director Cinema & Leisure, Belgium. In this...

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  • Exclusive Spa Retreat Offer for AIMC

    Pay for 3 Nights and receive the 4th Night complimentary Set in the Majestic Byron Bay Hinterland, Gaia Retreat & Spa will seduce you to drift into infinity with its endless vistas while offering you a stunning environment to Retreat...

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