The Second release dates confirmed – See the new trailer here!

Mairi Cameron’s seductive thriller The Second will hit cinemas nationally from July 5 before releasing on Stan from July 20. Starring Rachael Blake (Lantana, Sleeping Beauty), Susie Porter (The Monkey’s Mask, Better Than Sex, Two Hands), Vince Colosimo (Chopper, Stingers, The Secret Life Of Us, Underbelly), Martin Sacks (A Place To Call Home, The Cup,…

Rachel Ward’s Palm Beach starts filming next week – Bryan Brown, Sam Neill, Greta Scacchi and Jacqueline McKenzie to star

Palm Beach, a new feature film written by Joanna Murray-Smith and Rachel Ward, and directed by Rachel Ward, will start filming at Sydney’s iconic Palm Beach and surrounds from next week, until early July. Palm Beach stars Bryan Brown, Sam Neill, Greta Scacchi and Jacqueline McKenzie, as well as Swazi-English actor Richard E Grant (Gosford…

Capricorn Film Festival relocates to Yeppoon

Capricorn Film Festival director Luke Graham has confirmed the popular festival will relocate from Gladstone to Yeppoon in 2018. In line with this announcement, both Keppel Coast Arts and Livingstone Shire Council have confirmed their partnership with the Capricorn Film Festival and will provide extensive support and funding for the 2018 festival program. It is envisaged…

Official trailer revealed, release date confirmed – Occupation hits Australian cinemas this July!

Director Luke Sparke’s Australian-produced Sci-Fi action film, Occupation, has today released its official trailer, and Pinnacle Films announced it will release the highly-anticipated film in cinemas nationally from July 12, 2018. The trailer features ‘Storms’ a track from Powderfinger’s lead guitarist and songwriter, Darren Middleton. The film’s plot follows a group of civilians after their…

Sarah Houbolt’s casting in Reflections in the Dust is “a major win for inclusiveness in our industry”

by Matthew Eeles Luke Sullivan’s Reflections in the Dust will be the first Australian feature film to star a disabled lead actress according to the director. Former swimming Paralympian, circus performer and internationally renowned icon for artistic diversity and inclusion, Sarah Houbolt stars in Sullivan’s fantasy drama as Freckles alongside Robin Royce Queree (Australia) who plays The…

Composer Ronnie Minder announces directing debut

by Matthew Eeles Swiss-born, Australian based composer Ronnie Minder has announced he will direct his first short film, Attic. Minder, who was eligible for an Oscar nomination for his The Legend of Ben Hall soundtrack, announced the horror film via his social media pages on the weekend. “I’m currently finishing the script in between scoring films,”…