TITLE

NEED FOR SPEED

AUTHOR(S)
Pellow, Jackson
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Inside Film;Feb2008, Issue 106, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the need for increasing the speed of broadband access in order for Australian documentary filmmakers to compete globally. A proposal made by Kevin Rudd was to invest in a $4.7-bn world-class national broadband network that would take about five years to complete. This would be 40 times faster than the current 256-kilobyte-per-second speed that the country is using right now. This will be a great help to documentary filmmakers especially with the safeguarding of rushes.
ACCESSION #
31283888

 

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