Film Students vs Lockdown

September 16, 2021 Melissa Maltby 0

AFTRS film students are among the many people in the film industry affected by restrictions. Mel Maltby has a chat to Angelina Tsinganos Cortazzo, about her experience as an AFTRS film student completing the course during Sydney’s strictest COVID-19 lockdown.

Animal Adoptions Skyrocket in Lockdown

September 14, 2021 Melissa Maltby 0

In April last year, it was said the adoption rates in Canberra doubled amid the rise of the pandemic. RSPCA ACT chief executive Michelle Robertson said that was a good thing — but only if customers were able to keep their animals happy, healthy and homed after the pandemic.

20 Years Since 9/11

September 11, 2021 Melissa Maltby 0

The term “anniversary” feels wrong to use on a day like this. It has been 20 years since the devastating attack on the Twin Towers in New York City, known as the “9/11 Terrorist Attacks”.