Exclusive! Your first look at The Slaughterhouse Killer

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Cinema Australia readers have been treated to an exclusive first look at new Australian horror film, The Slaughterhouse Killer. Shot in Tasmania with a local cast and crew, The Slaughterhouse Killer is directed by Sam Curtain who previously directed the ultra…

Sunday Shorts: Blood Orange

► WATCH THE FULL FILM BELOW Article written by M.P. Wills (Director, Blood Orange) To me, Blood Orange was really inspired by slow cinema, especially the early Asian films of the 80s, and 90s. What struck me most as a kid growing up and watching those sorts of films was their use of visual economy; how…

Three new Australian films have just hit VOD!

This weekend just got a lot more entertaining with three new Australian films being released today via VoD. All titles are available across multiple platforms for your home viewing pleasure. Anticipation Written, directed and produced by Peter Renzullo Starring Glenn Herbert, Julian Anderson and Matt Cal Available via Vimeo on Demand Shot in and around…

Annie Murtagh-Monks – Reaching new heights

Cinema Australia Original Content: Western Australian Casting Director, Annie Murtagh-Monks has recently been awarded the 2019 Casting Guild of Australia Award for Best Casting in a TV Drama for her incredible work casting around 100 speaking roles for Season 1 of ABC drama series, The Heights, beating out Total Control, Diary of an Uber Driver…

Filmmaker Focus: Matthew Maio Mackay

Cinema Australia Original Content: “Filmmaking is not a phase. This is something I want to pursue long-term, especially writing and directing in film, television and theatre.” Matthew Maio Mackay is a young Australian filmmaker whose credits include Book Club, Bestia, Smothered, A Tale of the Laundry Game, Love and Blood and Tooth 4 Tooth. Interview by Joanne Kmaid If you could…

Retro Review: Idiot Box

Directed by David Caesar Written by David Caesar Starring Ben Mendelsohn, Jeremy Sims, John Polson and Graeme Blundell Written by Gavin Bond Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. While Aussie actors the likes of Margot Robbie and Chris Hemsworth have conquered Hollywood, it seems, virtually overnight, one…

9 Australian films we can’t wait to see in 2020!

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. 2020 is set to be a massive year for Australian cinema, and we’re excited to see absolutely everything! Before you read our list below, you should know that we’ve already seen a bunch of films due for release this year including True…

Director Glenn Triggs has announced an intriguing new film project

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. by MATTHEW EELES The Comet Kids and Apocalyptic filmmaker Glenn Triggs has announced his new, independent feature film project, Dreams of Paper & Ink. The film’s plot is being kept under wraps for now, but the Melbourne-based…