The Crowdfunders: Mutt

As a non-profit website dedicated to the support and promotion of Australian made films, Cinema Australia rarely gets the opportunity to throw cash at crowdfunding projects. Trust us, if we had the money we’d be executive producers on almost every new Australian film calling for supporters through the myriad of crowdfunding platforms available on the interwebs. That’s…

Exclusive! Your first look at Beast No More

“Evil, strong, ruthless.” – Meet Blanch, Beast No More’s intriguing new villain. Before you see the exclusive images from Aaron Warwick’s Beast No More below, we asked actress Erin Connor (The Suicide Theory, Rise, Space/Time) to share her on-set experiences filming the new Australian horror thriller. Some mystery still surrounds the film’s plot but what we do know…

Exclusive! Meet the cast of Can’t Win. Do Try.

JJ DeCeglie’s Can’t Win. Do Try. is a hilarious Perth-set comedy shot during a scorching West Australian summer. Bunked up in a rented Cottesloe abode, the cast and crew – many who have never worked on a feature film – formed a tight bond and created lifetime memories which they share below. “We spent much time getting…

Interview: Rolf de Heer

“People are interesting, everybody is interesting.”  Rolf de Heer was in Perth recently for a Perth International Arts Festival Film Masterclass where de Heer and collaborator Molly Reynolds discussed their work with Fenella Kernebone. Audiences enjoyed hearing their experiences filming in remote Australia and collaborating with Indigenous communities – and hearing what it means to be a…

Actor Focus: Nicholas Jaquinot

“It’s definitely a one man journey, but that journey is littered with relationships that can and will support you along the way, if you allow them to.” Interview by Joanne Kmaid Love your hat trends! Is that your funky charisma or a public persona? [Laughs]. Probably a bit of both! I consider myself to be pretty…

Exclusive: Director Luke Creely discusses Juncture

Primitive Films to introduce short film Juncture in Melbourne on March 29 by Luke Creely Primitive Films is the creative culmination and partnership between myself (Luke Creely) and co-founder Jack Coco. Neither of us went to film school. Based on our mutual adoration for and lifelong obsession with movies and the cinematic form, we established…

Your first look at Stephan Elliott’s Flammable Children

Two new images have dropped for Stephan Elliott’s highly anticipated new Australian comedy, Flammable Children. Flammable Children’s incredible cast includes Guy Pearce, Kylie Minogue, Radha Mitchell, Julian McMahon, Asher Keddie, Jeremy Sims and the legendary Jack Thompson. 1975: A 200-ton blue whale gets washed up on a local beach and the kids think it’s the…