Actor Focus: Karlisha Hurley

Cinema Australia Original Content: Australian star Karlisha Hurley already has a raft of short films and TV appearances under her belt. Now the teen is making her feature debut in Calen Coates’ coming-of-age drama Wrapped, which is currently in post-production. We caught up with the ambitious young talent for a chat. “I grew up believing…

Focus on Flickerfest: Stille Nacht

Cinema Australia Original Content: I think there’s a spelling mistake. Is it meant to be titled Still Yacht? Imbecile. Stille Nacht is German for Silent Night. So no boats? 🤦🏻‍♂️There are no boats. This dramatic little short follows a rigid German-Australian mother, played by Belinda Giblin, who finds answers to generational secrets through her gay daughter when…

Australia Independent Film Festival is now open for submissions!

The 2019 Australia Independent Film Festival is now open for submissions.  Following an amazing 2018 season, the Australia Independent Film Festival promises 2019 to be bigger and better. They accept screenplays, all format films and look forward to once again bringing the very best of Australian and International Independent film to the silver screen.  From…

► Sunday Shorts: The Road To Hell Is Still Undefined

Cinema Australia Original Content: Directed by Gerardo Chierchia Written and Produced by David Black Starring David Black, Sebastian Rideaux, Vixey Teh, Glen Cook, Karen Watson, Melanie Kuhn, Helena Millett and Justin Pearson-Smith A post apocalyptic preacher has a difficult time explaining to a collection of steam punk survivors that technology is the source of all…

Focus on Flickerfest: Stranger

Cinema Australia Original Content: So, what’s it about? A charming yet guarded (and mostly shirtless) wanderer drifts confidently through a bar and motel of an Australian outback mining town until he finds himself questioning his own identity, after making a real connection with a damaged motel maid. Sounds edgy. Who made it? Peter Skinner directed and wrote…