Producer Sue Milliken to receive 2018 Chauvel Award

The Gold Coast Film Festival will award national screen industry award, the Chauvel Award, to producer Sue Milliken this month. With a career across film and TV stretching from the late 1960’s to today, Milliken is a highly regarded and lauded Australian producer. Most recently, Sue co-wrote and produced the Bruce Beresford’s Ladies in Black,…

Trailer of the Day: Zombie Bro

Zombie Bro Written and Directed by May Grehan Produced by Claudia Pickering and May Grehan Starring Lauren Grego, Anthony Taufa, Cooper Flynn, Karina Bracken, Natassija Belle James, Claudia Pickering, Ned Morgan and Keoni Davis They say blood is thicker than water, but does infected zombie blood count? When Francine catches her brother, Teddie, in the act of attack,…

Trailer of the Day: Bam Bam

Written and Directed by Jemma van Loenen Produced by Jemma van Loenen and Phill Northwood A documentary feature film on Australian Amateur boxer Bianca ‘Bam Bam’ Elmir. Two time Australian Flyweight champion, and current Oceania Bantamweight champion,Bianca aims to be the first Australian to win a World Amateur Boxing Championship. Fighting the legacy of a drug ban, a series…

Hidden Light: From Concept to Screen

“It was almost as if no one cared about the films, what they meant, what they were about.” Written by Aaron Kamp The journey of making Hidden Light began back in 2013, while I was on my way to Los Angeles for the world premiere of my debut short film, Never Too Late. With plenty…

Retro Review: The Last Wave

“It is one of the most mysterious and moody films to ever emerge from Australia, and its status seems to have been unfairly overshadowed by Weir’s preceding film.” Written by David Morgan-Brown With the wet weather entering Australia again, now seems like a suitable time to give this forgotten classic of Australian cinema a rewatch…