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Interactive timeline

Each dot represents a film or TV title which we have on the site, or an event in the history of the Australian film and TV industry. Explore the timeline by rolling your cursor over the dots. Click on the dots for more information.

Click on a decade or year to zoom in, or simply adjust the slider at the bottom of the timeline to focus on the period you are interested in.

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salmon dot features purple dot television programs blue dot home movies mint dot newsreels
pink dot documentaries cyan dot short films green dot other titles grey dot events

If you would prefer to access the same information as text, try the following chronologies: