Now that it's over, why did Game of Thrones mean so much? 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 Shantaram TV Series to Film in Victoria The epic novel by Gregory David Roberts will film in Victoria in October for Apple TV, with Justin Kurzel directing. Opening the Floodgates? Screen Australia's new story development guidelines, one year on Screen Australia's Head of Development Nerida Moore says the Generate Fund's first year has been a roaring success. Small Screen Highlights: Seachange returns, The Hunting and Virtual Reality Treats (locked) Audiences flocked back to Pearl Bay after a 20-year break, SBS tackled teen sexting and we sample some new reality, virtually. What Australians can learn from Smithsonian’s Accessibility Director 30-years of shaping disability access programming for America's largest cultural institutions brings lessons for change and a strong read on today's shifting tides. (Premium content) Premium content Mel Campbell Thursday 23 May, 2019 Cultural commentator and long-time recapper Mel Campbell looks back at the show that won and broke so many hearts. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Join 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 members-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 ... and much, much more. Join Now and join the Australian arts community today Image: Exiled princess cum Queen Daenerys Targaryen in Game of Thrones. Source: Foxtel. Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Mel Campbell is a freelance cultural critic and university lecturer who writes on film, TV, literature and media, with particular interests in history, costume, screen adaptations and futurism. Her first book was the nonfiction investigation Out of Shape: Debunking Myths about Fashion and Fit (2013), and she has co-written two romantic comedy novels with Anthony Morris: The Hot Guy (2017) and Nailed It (2019).