Mountain climbs into cinemas this week – Here’s where you can see it

Jennifer Peedom’s Mountain hits Australian cinemas this week. A unique cinematic and musical collaboration between the Australian Chamber Orchestra and BAFTA-nominated director Jennifer Peedom, Mountain is a dazzling exploration of our obsession with mountains. Only three centuries ago, climbing a mountain would have been considered close to lunacy. The idea scarcely existed that wild landscapes might hold any…

Another win for Warwick Thornton’s Sweet Country

by Matthew Eeles As anticipation builds locally, Warwick Thornton’s Sweet Country has taken out another international award after its Special Jury Prize win at the 2017 Venice Film Festival. The Australian western, set in 1920’s Northern Territory, has won Best Film in the Platform Competition at Toronto International Film Festival. “Sweet Country is a spiritual…

Australian premiere announced for One Less God

Multi-award winning Australian thriller One Less God will have its Australian Premiere at Byron Bay International Film Festival on October 7. The debut feature film by writer/director/producer Lliam Worthington was shot in Nepal, and New South Wales’ Blue Mountains and Central Coast. “Coming off the back of our successful world premiere at Dances With Films in Los Angeles, it’s…

Theatrical trailer drops for Innuendo The Bad Twin

A new trailer has dropped for Innuendo The Bad Twin. This fresh look at Saara Lamberg’s unsettling independent psychological thriller is less confronting than the previous trailer released ahead of the film’s festival run last year. In the film, writer, producer and director Lamberg stars as a mysterious young woman who starts a new life as an…

Rev and CoV partner for new film project

The Revelation Perth International Film Festival will partner with the City of Vincent for the 2017 City of Vincent Film Project. The City of Vincent Film Project is an opportunity for filmmakers to tell stories in and about the City of Vincent, and the City will provide a total of $15,000 to fund three short documentaries. Revelation…