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Australian Film and TV Industry to Develop Co-Production Partnerships at Ausfilm Week London

The 3rd annual Ausfilm Week London (20 -23 October) commences in Soho, London today – the targeted event aims to develop co-production opportunities between Australian and UK producers for feature film and high-end drama television. Graeme Mason, CEO Screen Australia; Andrew Eaton, Revolution Films, UK; award winning producer Liz Trubridge (Downton Abbey); and Peter Buckingham , SampoMedia will give keynote presentations across the four…

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Revelation Film Festival launches Australian Revelations

Revelation Perth International Film Festival will present a celebration of Australian film – past present and future – through a year-round, ongoing series of screenings commencing in November. Revelation’s Australian Revelations series will present monthly screenings that celebrate Australia’s rich and diverse film culture. Revelation Festival Director Richard Sowada said Australian Revelations would bring the…

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Hugo Weaving to join The Mule tour

Hugo Weaving and Angus Sampson are confirmed to attend exclusive Q&A preview screenings of The Mule in Sydney and Melbourne, ahead of the films November 21 digital release, with other cast members yet to be announced. Following the screenings, the actors will speak about their feature, which Sampson also co-directed and co-wrote, before opening the discussion to the…

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Review: The Little Death (Warning: Naughty Language)

Of all of this year’s directors making their feature film debut, Josh Lawson has arguably the highest profile. Not only is he a respected comedian making us all piss our pants in home-grown shows like Thank God You’re Here and Kinne, he’s also made an impression overseas starring opposite Don Cheadle in House of Cards…

Christopher DeGroot

Christopher de Groot’s Sororal score nominated for APRA award

Northcote based composer Christopher de Groot has been nominated for Feature Film Score of The Year at the Australian Performing Rights Association (APRA) Screen Music Awards for his unique film score Sororal. This nomination comes off the back of international interest in his work with the prestigious Swedish soundtrack label Screamworks releasing the Sororal soundtrack…