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Illawarra film rises from 'underdog' position to claim an 'Aussie Oscar'

Natalie Croxon
Updated February 12 2024 - 9:17pm, first published 11:46am
Illawarra filmmakers Nick Bolton, Jess Milne and Francisca Braithwaite with their AACTA award for Finding Addison. Picture supplied
Illawarra filmmakers Nick Bolton, Jess Milne and Francisca Braithwaite with their AACTA award for Finding Addison. Picture supplied

An Illawarra-made film has won big at what is billed as the Australian Oscars, with hopes this success will put the region on the map as a filmmaking hub.

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Natalie Croxon

Natalie Croxon

Journalist

Reporter at the Illawarra Mercury, mostly covering social affairs. Previously of the Bendigo Advertiser, Northern Daily Leader and Quirindi Advocate. Our Watch award winner.

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