Hugh Jackman and Nicole Kidman
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Australian films hit by strong currency and rising costs

According to a survey from Deutsche Bank, Australia is becoming increasingly expensive, and everything from a hotel room to a pint of beer is now top dollar.

A strong currency and input costs like energy and labour are hurting business and consumers - and one sector seriously affected is the Australian film industry.

Phil Mercer reports from Sydney.

  • 24 Apr 2013