Cameras set to roll on Choir Girl

Cameras are set to roll on John Fraser’s feature film debut, Choir Girl. Shot in various locations around Melbourne the black and white arthouse feature film will star Peter Flaherty (The Legend of Ben Hall) as the film’s main character Eugene, Krista Vendy (Fat Pizza), Kim Valentine (Neighbours), Andy McPhee (Animal Kingdom) and Roger Ward (Mad Max). Written…

Trailer of the Day: Out of the Shadows

Out of the Shadows Directed by Dee McLachlan Produced by Jim Robison, Blake Northfield and Tim Maddocks Written by Craig Henry, Rena Owen and Dee McLachlan Starring Kendal Rae, Blake Northfield, Jim Robison, Goran D Kleut, Jake Ryan, Helmut Bakaitis and Lisa Chappell A newly married detective and his pregnant wife move into their dream home unaware of its…

Dance Academy: The Movie (Competition Now Closed)

Thanks to Studiocanal, we’re giving our readers the chance to win one of ten in-season double passes to Dance Academy: The Movie, in cinemas April 6. The feature film is based on the incredibly successful two-time Emmy nominated Australian TV series of the same name, that saw a group of teenagers through the ups-and-downs of elite dance training…

Interview: Jonathan Adams

Director Jonathan Adams joins Cinema Australia to discuss his new film, Rough Stuff. “I’d like to continue to make films that are transportive and exciting but also thoughtful and have something to say.” Interview by Matthew Eeles This is the most fun I’ve had watching an Australian adventure film in years. Was it just as…

Exclusive clip! Introducing EMO The Musical’s Mrs Doyle

Cinema Australia readers have been treated to a fresh clip from EMO The Musical. The short scene introduces us to the film’s worryingly depressed teacher, Mrs Doyle, as she tries to peddle alternative therapies to her students. In the film, Mrs Doyle is played by Bridie Carter who’s best known for her role as Tess Silverman McLeod in McLeod’s…

Perth premiere date announced for Zach’s Ceremony – Tickets & details here

Cinema Australia is proud to presents the Perth premiere of Zach’s Ceremony. Aaron Petersen new Australian documentary is an extraordinary, feature-length documentary captured over ten years that shows one boy’s journey to manhood in a complex, emotionally driven story. Its themes are universal: that of family and connection, but also explores the fascinating and unique question of…