Feisty Dame Productions and Stephen Cleary partner on two-day development skills workshop

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Feisty Dame Productions and Stephen Cleary have announced a two-day professional development workshop for screen industry practitioners in Western Australia to be held in Perth on 20 and 21 January 2020. The ‘The Art and Craft of Development’ workshop will provide…

Ellie & Abbie first Australian feature to open MGFF

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Ellie and Abbie (& Ellie’s Dead Aunt) set to be the first Australian feature to open Mardi Gras Film Festival in its 27 year history. Queer Screen’s 27th Mardi Gras Film Festival will open with an Australian feature for the first…

Vote for your favourite Australian film of 2019!

The annual Cinema Australia Audience Award has returned for 2019. 2019 has been a great year for Australian cinema which included big films like Hotel Mumbai, The Nightingale and Ride Like a Girl, independent gems like Reflections in the Dust, Suburban Wildlife and Locusts, and some of the best documentaries of the last decade with…

Capricorn Film Festival wraps for another year

As the western sun sets on the 2019 Capricorn Film Festival, its time to celebrate the films and documentaries screened to the Central Queensland community and importantly its winners. CAPS Jury includes the six feature films and documentaries screened over the four day event, with Bellbird named the winner. Kiwi hit Bellbird screened as part…

Release date set for Miranda Nation’s Undertow

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Undertow, the acclaimed first feature by award winning director Miranda Nation is releasing nationally on February 27, 2020. A MIFF Premiere Fund film, written and directed by Miranda Nation and produced by Lyn Norfor (Hot Mess), Undertow stars Olivia DeJonge (Elvis, The Visit), Laura Gordon (The Reckoning), Rob Collins (Total Control)…

Anthony Garland’s suspense thriller Alternate green lit for production

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. South Australian Film Corporation and Screen Australia announced today production investment for writer/director Anthony Garland’s feature film debut Alternate. The high-concept sci-fi thriller will be produced by Anna Vincent (Demonic, I Am Mother), Ali Mueller (Category Five, Ophelia) and Anita Gou (The…