Commercial TV increase in sports costs is seven times the local drama budget. Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles The ANZAC cinematographers, in all their eccentric glory The cinematographers who covered the Australilans in World War One were a fantastic bunch, with a supporting gallery of remarkable English journalists. In Brief: SPA wants more consultation on Draft Code of Practice (locked) Screen Producers Australia looks for feedback on its draft of the Screen Industry Code on Discrimination, Harassment, Sexual Harassment. Building true longevity - the case for an intergenerational screen business (locked) To grow your business, think like a doctor or lawyer. What is more, their model is intergenerational. Industry thinker Dr David Court issues a challenge. Pollies get blood out of a digital stone from the ABC (locked) Senator Hanson-Young, not even in the government, finally gets some meaningful expenditure figures out of the ABC. There's bad, there's odd and there's hopeful. (Premium content) Premium content David Tiley Tuesday 17 April, 2018 Commercial television is hammering to reduce the amounts of drama etc it is compelled to run. But spiralling sports costs are a much bigger problem. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Subscribe Now for instant access! A subscription to ArtsHub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the arts sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Keep up to date with the latest industry news Access thousands of subscriber-only features, articles and guides Be in the know with upcoming events and exhibitions added daily Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder in the Arts industry ... and much, much more. Subscribe Now and join the Australian arts community today Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author David Tiley is the editor of Screen Hub.