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Netflix, Hulu buy ABC Oz series

The sales arm of Australian pubcaster the ABC has sold several series to Netflix and Hulu. Netflix has bought Stop at Nothing: The Lance Armstrong Story (pictured), the one-off doc about the disgraced cyclist. Buyers including UK pubcaster the BBC has previously acquired the doc, which hails from Searching for Sugar Man producer Passion Pictures. […]

ABC Commercial launches kids pitching competition

ABC Commercial, the distribution arm of the Australian public broadcaster, is launching a new pitching competition for kids producers and writers. The pitching contest will happen at the Generation Next Kids Conference, which is taking place in Melbourne, Australia, later this month. It is being organised by film and TV training group Open Channel, which […]