Retro Review: The Coca-Cola Kid

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below.  Directed by Dusan Makavejev Written by Frank Moorhouse and Denny Lawrence  Starring Eric Roberts, Greta Scacchi, Bill Kerr and Chris Haywood Written by Gavin Bond It wasn’t uncommon or unusual for international directors to venture downunder and produce and helm an…

Exclusive Clip! Beast No More

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below.  Cinema Australia readers have been given an exclusive first-look at a fresh clip from new Australian horror film, Beast No More. Directed by Aaron Warwick from a script by Jennifer Van Gessel and Matthew J. Schelle, Beast…

Sunday Shorts: Superheroes

Superheroes is a live action / animated short film which tells the story of a boy’s connection to his imagination. Surrounded by family violence, ten year old James uses the power of his imagination as a sanctuary for himself, his brother and mother from a disturbing reality. Written and Directed by Chris Busuttil Produced by…

Retro Review: The Plumber

Directed by Peter Weir Written by Peter Weir and Harold Lander Starring Judy Morris, Ivar Kants, Robert Coleby, Candy Raymond Help us continue to bring you more Australian film coverage by making a donation to Cinema Australia below.  Written by Gavin Bond One may be surprised to learn that Aussie auteur Peter Weir followed up his…

Web Series Wednesday: Dadmate

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to bring you more Australian film coverage by making a donation to Cinema Australia below.  “My Dad always encouraged my creative spark and allowed me to be myself. Everyone needs someone like that.” Written by Aisling Rose McGrogan (Writer, Director) I started out filmmaking through acting. When I was…

Retro Review: End Play

Cinema Australia Original Content:  Help us continue to bring you more Australian film coverage by making a donation to Cinema Australia below.  Directed by Tim Burstall Written by Tim Burstall and Russell Braddon Starring George Mallaby, John Waters, Ken Goodlet, Delvene Delaney, Charles ‘Bud’ Tingwell and Belinda Giblin Written by Gavin Bond Pioneering English born…