Student documentary Walk, Run, Strive scores BAFTA nomination

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. An inspirational short film about a young athlete with cerebral palsy has earned a group of Edith Cowan University (ECU) students a prestigious BAFTA nomination. The documentary, Walk, Run, Strive, produced by Sarah Williams, who has cerebral palsy herself, and written…

Interview: Tim Barretto

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Related coverage: Read our Bassendream review here. Remember the name Tim Barretto. The filmmaker and photographer has been making movies in Australia, Indonesia and India for over a decade, but his debut dramatic feature film, Bassendream, is his most impressive…

New Trailer! Lee Kernaghan: Boy From The Bush celebrates the life and music of an iconic Australian Country singer

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Maslow Entertainment has revealed the trailer, first look key art, and announced the release date for, Lee Kernaghan: Boy From The Bush, a new concert documentary celebrating the life and music of the iconic Australian Country singer, set to arrive in Australian cinemas…

Over 60 Australian documentaries will screen at the Melbourne Documentary Film Festival

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Punks, rebels, mavericks and renegades – The Melbourne Documentary Film Festival returns for its seventh edition this July with a quality program packed full of world class documentaries. Cinema Australia has compiled your complete list of Australian documentaries screening during the…

Interview: Helen Thomson

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Helen Thomson has been acting for more than three decades appearing on stage in productions like Mrs. Warren’s Profession for the Sydney Theatre Company, in films like Gettin’ Square and A Man’s Gotta Do, as well a myriad…

Review: Bassendream

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Written and directed by Tim Barretto Produced by Tim Barretto and Melanie Filler Starring Calen Tassone, Jeremy Bunny, Lis Hoffmann, Luke Koller, Kingsley Judd, Georgia Wilkinson-Derums, Declan Driver, Steen Williams, Oliver Hay, Trish Zanetti and Philip Miolin…

[EXCLUSIVE]: Myles Pollard has joined the cast of Frank and Frank

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Celebrated Australian actor Myles Pollard (How to Please a Woman, Danger Close: The Battle of Long Tan) has joined the cast of Adam Morris’ sophomore feature film Frank and Frank (or The Valley and The Walrus: Ruminations on the Mystery from Soup to…