National release announced for In My Blood it Runs

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. In My Blood it Runs, the acclaimed documentary from filmmaker Maya Newell (Gayby Baby), will release in cinemas nationally from February 20. The film opens February 20 at selected screens in NSW, VIC, SA, ACT, QLd and NT, and also screens…

Competition: Win a copy of Ride Like a Girl

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Thanks to Transmission films we have a few copies of Ride Like a Girl to give away. As a little girl, Michelle Payne (Teresa Palmer) dreams of the impossible: winning the Melbourne Cup — horse-racing’s toughest two-mile race. The youngest of…

Director Glenn Triggs has announced an intriguing new film project

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. by MATTHEW EELES The Comet Kids and Apocalyptic filmmaker Glenn Triggs has announced his new, independent feature film project, Dreams of Paper & Ink. The film’s plot is being kept under wraps for now, but the Melbourne-based…

The Cinema Australia 2019 Audience Award winner is…

Since its inception in 2014, the Cinema Australia Audience Award has continued to grow in popularity receiving thousands of votes every year. This year was no exception with a record number of votes received. The winning film received over sixty percent of this year’s votes alone which is a first. While counting the votes can…

Here’s our top 5 Australian films of the year!

Cinema Australia Original Content: by MATTHEW EELES Tomorrow I will reveal your favourite Australian film of 2019 which will also take out the Cinema Australia 2019 Audience Award. But before I do, here’s my top 5 Australian films of the year. What a big year it has been for Australian cinema. We had a higher…