Web Series Wednesday: Askaran

Article by Seaton Kay-Smith  If I spend too long without making something, I get itchy fingers.  I work as the Head of Development and Head Writer at Paper Moose, a creative agency in Surry Hills and we regularly make web videos and branded content for an array of companies – however, there is a difference…

Sunday Shorts: All Through the Night

Written and Directed by Russell Wyatt Roberts Starring Stewart Mulligan and Paul Davey Article written by Russell Wyatt Roberts Long before the film’s festival success, the humble beginnings of All Through The Night began as a passion project of mine, with a desire to create a character piece, set entirely inside a car and attempt to employ…

Sunday Shorts: Papercut

Papercut tells the story of two closeted actors on their way to their first high profile awards ceremony, as they fight both expectation and each other in the back seat of a car. Papercut screened on opening night at the Perth International Queer film festival. At the conclusion of the seven-day festival this week Papercut…

5 things you need to know about Chocolate Oyster

Cinema Australia Original Content: Set in Sydney, Chocolate Oyster follows twenty-somethings Ellie (Anna Lawrence) and Taylor (Rosie Lourde), who live in Bondi apartments they can’t really afford, and pursue their dreams in a city that seems intent on thwarting them. Taylor chases a dance career by day and works as a waitress at night, while…

Web Series Wednesday: Coffee Zombie

Cinema Australia Original Content: Concept, Produced & Directed by Suhasini Seelin Concept, DOP and Edited by: Wilari Tedjosiswoyo Starring: Suhasini Seelin Guest Starring: Harlene Hercules and Gary Lee Supported by: The City of Melbourne Arts grants (artist in residence) program Article by Suhasini Seelin & Paulina Carvajal An average Australian drinks at least one cup…

Sunday Shorts: Wrong Turn

Cinema Australia Original Content: Written and Directed by Bailey Watts and Peter Danks Produced by Kallan Baita Starring Rupert Raineri, Savannah Lamble and Patch May “We wanted to illustrate the point that you don’t have to piss off to the bigger cities to create projects like this.” Article by Bailey Watts and Peter Danks Wrong Turn…

9 Australian films we can’t wait to see in 2019

2019 is set to be a huge year for Australian cinema with so many great films set for release. Here’s nine films sitting high on our must-see list for the year. It should be noted that our list from last year featured a bunch of films that weren’t released including The Nightingale, Little Monsters and…