Films on Scientology and sexual assault in American colleges are in the first batch of titles announced.
Eryk Bagshaw He was seen as the perfect antidote to the dominance of old white men on US late night talk shows. Just over 24-hours later and the South-African born comedian is facing a storm of controversy after some of his old sexist, anti-semitic and racist tweets re-surfaced.
Josephine Tovey When Jon Stewart announced he would soon retire from The Daily Show back in February, it unleashed both a wave of grief from fans of iconc comedy news show and speculation about who among the nation's comedians could possibly fill Stewart's big shoes.
Nick Galvin The brains behind Top Gear and a close mate of Jeremy Clarkson has quit the show.
Neil McMahon Not before time, the nation had cause to ponder the obvious: Education Minister Christopher Pyne as a creature from another planet.
Jane Freebury The impressive and diverse body of work directed by Rolf de Heer reveals his ingenuity.
Mary Ward The Australian singer said she regretted showing her face.
Susan Wyndham Fresh faces join the veterans on this year's Miles Franklin longlist.
Peter Vincent A hit television show's long-running appeal is often at least partly down to a theme song that endures, so what happens when someone mischievously twists those precious songs?