We have a release date for Valerie Taylor: Playing with Sharks

Madman Films has announced a local release date for new Australian documentary, Valerie Taylor: Playing with Sharks. An illuminating and captivating documentary that shines the spotlight on Australian icon Valerie Taylor: pioneering marine conservationist and ocean explorer. Officially selected for the 2021 Sundance Film Festival, Valerie Taylor: Playing with Sharks is a feature documentary from director Sally…

Occupation Rainfall will invade homes next month

Umbrella Entertainment in association with Monster Pictures will release Occupation Rainfall to home entertainment on June 16. Occupation Rainfall has been described as the most ambitious sci-fi film ever produced in Australia.  Following a major theatrical release earlier this year that saw Occupation Rainfall play in over 200 cinemas across Australia, Luke Sparke’s highly anticipated follow-up to the 2018 feature Occupation…

Competition: Win a copy of Black Water!

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Thanks to our friends at Umbrella Entertainment, we’ve got 3 copies of Australian thriller Black Water up for grabs. Umbrella Entertainment will release filmmakers Andrew Traucki and David Nerlich’s critically lauded survival-horror Black Water to Blu-ray in a feature-packed edition on May…

Film lineup announced for Virtual Indigenous Film Festival

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. FanForce has announced the return of the Virtual Indigenous Film Festival for Reconciliation Week 2021!  FanForce will present a collection of award-winning Indigenous Australian films, followed by Q&As with special guest speakers including filmmakers, community leaders and cultural academics. Films making up the…

Eliza Taylor and Callan Durlik team up for It Only Takes A Night

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. New Australian feature film It Only Takes A Night will begin filming in Perth next month. Melbourne-born actor Eliza Taylor (The 100) is set to star in the new romantic-comedy written and directed by Perth-based filmmaker, Callan Durlik. Durlik’s screenwriting credits…

This Little Love of Mine release date announced – Distributor will donate profit to Cancer Council Australia

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Following its world premiere at the Gold Coast Film Festival, the charming romantic comedy This Little Love of Mine will release in cinemas on Thursday April 22, 2021. In an innovative move, the distributor will donate 100% of their theatrical release net profit…

Interview: Judy Morris

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. AFI-winning actor Judy Morris has been acting since the late 60’s and has appeared in some of Australia’s most iconic films including Razorback and Phar Lap, and lesser-known gems like John Power’s 1977 comedy, The Picture Show…