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Screen and music industries unite for ‘Aussie Made’ campaign

Screen and music industries unite for ‘Aussie Made’ campaign

Screen Producers Australia (Spa) has partnered with Apra Amcos and Aria to launch the ‘Aussie Made’ campaign, which from April will rally Australians to support the local music and screen industries.

As people turn to television, radio and digital devices for both information and entertainment during self-isolation, the three organisations will encourage broadcasters and streaming services to promote and curate Australian content, which they argue will “connect Australians with each other in this time of significant disruption.”

While the industry bodies note there may be some disruptions to the availability of new local content and music, they argue there is a wealth of existing content and talent to be rediscovered.

“Australian content has the ability to bring people together during this crisis, provide comfort and a strong sense of community,” said Spa CEO Matthew Deaner. “With Aussie Made there’s a huge opportunity for Australians all around the country to

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