MDFF Review: The Power of Activism

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Directed by Steven Posvolsky Review by Gavin Bond This passionate environmental and feministic documentary proves to be most timely. On one hand, this multi-faceted doco successfully taps into the current focus on Environmental reform in Australia, (recently illustrated by the emergence…

MDFF Review: Living in the Time of Dying

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Written, directed and produced by Michael Shaw Featuring Jem Bendell, Dahr Jamail, Catherine Ingram and Stan Rushworth Living in The Time of Dying is an unflinching look at what it means to be living in the midst of climate catastrophe and finding…

MDFF Review: Who Would You Tell?

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Directed by Dery Sultana Review by Gavin Bond This appropriately titled documentary is yet another sobering and chilling account of child abuse.  Who Would You Tell? chronicles the tragic true story of a family of post-war migrant children who were sent…

Get to know the cast of The Lonely Spirits Variety Hour

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Platon Theodoris’ The Lonely Spirits Variety Hour will screen at the Revelation Perth International Film Festival next week. Directed by Theodoris, and co-written by Theodoris and Nitin Vengurlekar, The Lonely Spirits Variety Hour follows verbose radio host Neville Umbrellaman (Nitin Vengurlekar). When…

Meet the cast and crew of Edward & Isabella

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Micro-budget indies – we love them! While on programming duties for the WA Made Film Festival, Cinema Australia came across and absolute beauty – Adam Morris’ Edward & Isabella. A micro-budget indie in every sense, Edward & Isabella is a…

[EXCLUSIVE]: Myles Pollard has joined the cast of Frank and Frank

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Celebrated Australian actor Myles Pollard (How to Please a Woman, Danger Close: The Battle of Long Tan) has joined the cast of Adam Morris’ sophomore feature film Frank and Frank (or The Valley and The Walrus: Ruminations on the Mystery from Soup to…