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Media Articles


Two new Australian feature films - HONOUR, and the documentary BOLLYWOOD DOWNUNDER - were announced recently at a gala function in Mumbai, India, to launch the 2018 Asia International Engagement Program, an initiative of The Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA).

Anupam Sharma heads Australia India Film Council

Creative Content Australia Promo - Anupam Sharma

The Newcastle Film Festival Advisors include seasoned and highly accomplished professionals from the entertainment industry (including Anupam Sharma, 2018)

"Film links between my adopted home and birth home," Director Anupam Sharma


Griffith’s Australia Day Ambassador


Anupam Sharma and Brett Lee on the set of unINDIAN



UNindian & includes interview with Brett Lee and Anupam Sharma

Brett Lee and Anupam Sharma on unINDIAN: ‘an out-and-out Australian story’ & video

Films and Casting TEMPLE pty ltd


Australia India Film Fund Announced

Australia India Film Fund announced for India-centric Australian stories

Aussie fund targets offset for India-centric films

Fund created to produce India-centric films in Australia

Australia India Film Fund Launched

AIFF: new film fund to make Indian-centric films in Australia

Financial Review & From Ballarat to Bollywood

Indian-Australians to make India-centric films Down Under

A group of Indo-Australian professionals to make India-centric films

Australia India Film Fund announced for India-centric stories

Film Fund created to produce India-centric films in Australia

Australia Indian Fund to offer $4.5m+ in the first 18 months

Indo-Australians to make India-centric films down under

Fund created to produce only India-centric films in Australia

Have a Jhappi Time in NSW

NSW entices Indians with offer of a Jhappi Time

Bollywood's Anupam Sharma offers Indian tourists a Jhappi Time hug in NSW

NSW launches Bollywood style tourism campaign to lure Indian middle class

NSW hopes to attract more Indian tourists with promise of a hug

Jhappi Time for Indian tourists visiting Australia

NSW embraces Indians with “Jhappi Time”

NSW embraces fast growing Indian tourism market in an Aussie first campaign

NSW makes Bollywood pitch in India

Jhappi Time launch by Destination NSW

Barry's pitch to India

Hug Time NSW targets India with new tourism campaign

Jhappi Time with friends and relatives in Sydney

Launching Destination NSW to India

Bollywood's Anupam Sharma offers Indian tourists a Jhappi Time hug in NSW

Tourism outlook for 2014

The addictive Bollywood ad campaign from Sydney Tourism

NSW embraces fast growing Indian tourism market in an Aussie first campaign


TEMPLE MD & Anupam Sharma named as one of the 50 most influential people in the Australian film industry


Press Conference in Mumbai by NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell and Festival Director Anupam Sharma

Archive 2009

Financial Review & From Ballarat to Bollywood

Archive 2008

Love Story 2050 media Release

Australia Frames Media Release 2008

Tourism Victory Release.

NSW Govt HB Release.

Government & MTV Roadies.

Aust Delegation IFFI Release

Archive 2007

Bollywood Royalty Filming In Sydney

Australian production company completes 150 projects between India and Australia and announces Australia's first BOLLYWOOD film.

Archive 2006

IFFI Media Release & 2006 media release

India Australia Film links reach new heights

Australia goes Bolly-Bezerk!

films & casting TEMPLE Media Release

Archive 2005

films & casting TEMPLE 2005 media release

Archive 2004

Premier Beatie... film maker Anupam Sharma

films & casting TEMPLE 2004 media release

Archive 2003

Alien creatures in “Koi Mil Gaya’; thrilling superbike race in ‘Janasheen’. and……… AUSTRALIA

Australian Film Delegation Visits Mumbai as a part of the largest AUSTRALIAN INITIATIVE to strengthen ties with the world’s biggest film industry & India

Bollywood downunder

AUSTRALIA completes the most intensive promotion in the Indian film industry as bilateral film relation reach pioneering heights.

AUSTRALIA the rising STAR of Indian films

Archive 2002

It’s a Bollywood blitz

Print Coverage


25 Jan 2012 & Development support for 10 feature projects. & Screen Australia


5 Dec 2011 & Anupam Sharma on Australian-Bollywood film, From Sydney

10 May 2011 & An exciting new era for Indo-Oz film ventures & The Indian Down

7 Jul 2011 & Making the cut

11 Dec 2011 & Films with western body & Indian soul the trend, Anupam Sharma

3 Dec 2011 & Bollywood comes to Australian campus & Indian Herald

26 May 2011 & Inaugural AFFI Closes on a High Note with BazLuhrmann

4 Jun 2011 & Getting Real

1 Dec 2011 & Bollywood comes to Sydney campus & Miss India

8 Jun 2011 & Encore’s Power 50, 2011 | Encore Magazine

7 Dec 2011 & Destination India establishes in India | The Indian Down

26 Mar 2011 & News Story & Australian director Bill Bennett to make film on honour

15 Sep 2011 & Australian Producers Bring Compelling Projects to Strategic

26 Mar 2011 Australia, India to sign film co-production treaty soon

26 Mar 2011 Australia, India to sign film co-production treaty soon

31 Mar 2011 upcoming bollwwood movies & Abhinav Kashyap announces his…

14 Sep 2011Australian producers bring compelling projects to Strategic Partners …

19 Sep 2011Australia to be the lead star in a Bollywood love story on Students …

26 Mar 2011 Australia, India to sign film co-production treaty soon | Business in …





17 Mar 2010Avatar won’t leap off small screen for now | The Australian

10 Jun 2010The AustralianBite:Bollywood, booze & icebergs

20 May 2010 Shooting for anti-racial film ‘Crook’ begins in Oz & Express India

14 Sep 2010 Orange (2010, Telugu; Ram Charan Teja, Genelia D’Souza)


25 Mar 2009 MTV Roadies Australia popular with Indian Youth | The Indian Sub …

9 May 2009May 2009

1 Oct 2009 Bharat Cinema Online: October 2009

28 Oct 2009Bollywood movie to be shot in Sydney

28 Oct 2009News|Bollywood Comes to Sydney|Film/tv/radio|ArtsHub Australia


1 Jul 2008 India Voice & From Adelaide, ‘Love Story 2050’ to Mumbai

3 Apr 2008Love Story 2050 Movie filmed in Adelaide

13 Nov 2008Urban Cinefile 13/11/2008: SPAA LEADS AUSSIE PRODUCERS …

6 Aug 2008What you need to know about exporting to India | Dynamic Business …

29 Sep 2008 Australia & IIFW & Indian Independent Filmmakers


18 Jun 2008 The ‘crossover’audience: Mediated multiculturalism and the Indian film


4 Dec 2007 Brett Lee to star in Bollywood film on cricket

3 Feb 2007 Sajid Nadiadwala ties up with Fox Studios Australia & bollywood …

2 Feb 2007 Priyanka pulls off double role with elan Priyanka Chopra plays a …

24 Aug 2007’HeyyBabyy’, its Sydney in Indian


31 May 2006 [PDF] Submission No 9

28 Jul 2006 Cinema & Indian Post

8 Oct 2006 South Australian Tourism Commission | SA Stories E-Newsletter …


6 Feb 2005[PDF] (Recovered)

1 Jan 2005[PDF] Untitled & NEW MEDIA


16 Jan 2004Successful Indians in Australia & Anupam Sharma


24 Aug 2004Hooray For Bollywood (Mondo Thingo: Thingo of the Week, episode …

10 Apr 2004 RealTime Arts & Magazine & issue 59 & A passage to Indian cinema

23 Mar 2004 The Hindu : Film Down Under


25 Nov 2003 [PDF] AUSTRALIA-INDIA FOCUS & Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

30 Sep 2003 [PDF] AUSTRALIA-INDIA FOCUS & Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

17 Aug 2003 & Discover India Today in Australia

16 Aug 2003Global Profile Of Indians & Jeet Bindra & Caltex & Indians in Melbourne


30 Jun 2002 High Profile Indians in Australia