While there’s certainly a lot of cynicism regarding the media and politics (Conboy & Eldridge, 2014. Wayne & Murray, 2009), the sharing of political articles, memes (Bronwyn Bishop, for example) and heated discussions, as well as online political protest like e-petitions and mass-emails – or even real-world protests organized through social media like ‘March in March’ – shows us that people want to be more engaged and involved in media and political processes.
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It may be no Cannes, but Gympie’s Heart of Gold International Film Festival is fast gaining a show business reputation. As Phillip Wells reports, after seven years strong the festival is continuing to live up to its name.