The Locals Protecting the Reefs of Makinit

Cyanide and dynamite fishing still occurs in many waters and reefs across the Philippines and South East Asia despite continual attempts to stop the practice. Sustainable tourism and education efforts have seen an increase in protected areas of Coron’s marine ecosystems and a new fervour from locals to protect the marine environment, but many areas of reef remain vulnerable, writes Marina Trajkovich

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The Fate of the Female Film-maker

With women making up half of film schools why are the rates of female directors getting their films funded so dismal and how does a historically white-guy dominated industry change to give women more opportunity? The For Film’s Sake festival in Sydney seeks to empower female directors and celebrate their work while shedding light on rampant discrimination in the film industry.

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