Retro Review: In Search of Anna

by David Morgan-Brown A breezy and not-too-dramatic road movie was not an unwelcome entry in the Australian New Wave near the end of the ‘70s, particularly given the number of searing and serious socio-political films that had been previously released in the decade such as Wake in Fright, The Last Wave, The Chant of Jimmie…

Web Series Wednesday: After Nightfall

Written and Directed by Wayne Tunks Produced by Nicholas Price and Wayne Tunks Cinematography by Nicholas Price Editing by Paul Anthony Nelson Sound Design by Peter “PJ” Johnson Composing by Tony Ling Starring Tristan Clark, Prudence Holloway, Jasper Lee Lindsey, Robert Miniter, Jacinta Moses, Bronte Parkin, Nick Sinclair, Anton Smilek, Wayne Tunks and David Woodland…

Sunday Shorts: Fight Like a Woman

Written, produced and directed by Taya Calder-Mason Starring: Matthew Clarke, Taya Calder-Mason, Paul Antony Rogers, Brenton Price and Caleb Havebond Fight Like a Woman follows young local boxer, Lanie Ray (Taya Calder-Mason) as she prepares to fight against popular male rival, Ricky Louis (Matthew Clarke). Article by Taya Calder-Mason The concept for Fight Like a…

Sunday Shorts: The Greta Fragments

Directed by Nic Barker Starring Honor Wolff, Isabelle Ford, Alex Cooper and Kaarin Fairfax. The Greta Fragments is a story about finding yourself, then having to do it all over again. Article by Nic Barker I’ve always been interested in the sort of filmmaking that allows for a lot of spontaneity and freedom on the day.…

Retro Review: 27A

“Like with a few Australian films before it and quite a few more after it, 27A has the conviction to portray the roughness and the hopelessness of its scenario – this is a key identifiable aspect of this country’s films of this era.” Written by David Morgan-Brown The sounds of mental asylum chit-chat is heard over…