04 AM | 27 May

Flake film festival


Want your film to be seen by thousands of people on the big screen at the best ski resorts and venues in the world? Enter your short flick into the Flake Film Festival…NOW! FFF is Australia’s highest and fastest growing independent film festival and they want to take your film to new heights in 2007! Your film must be under 8 minutes and somehow include the 2007 theme…WATER (or lack of it!). Represent the theme any way you like – but please try to be creative! Any type, style or genre of film can be entered; young and first time filmmakers are encouraged to enter.

Entries close August 20.

For all the info and entry forms, slide through


04 AM | 27 May

Mobile Media


Registration is now open for ‘Mobile Media’, an international conference on social and cultural aspects of mobile phones, convergent media, and wireless technologies.

2-4 July 2007 The University of Sydney, Australia

Convened by Gerard Goggin (USyd) and Larissa Hjorth (RMIT)

Full program, registration, and all details at:


04 AM | 27 May

Youth pass vote

Water shortages, climate control, worker’s rights, funding for universities and TAFEs, and student debt are the top five national issues for young Australians that will influence their vote in the upcoming federal election, according to first ActNow YouthPoll 07conducted online at www.actnow.com.au.