Eligibility changes at AACTA and new award announced

AACTA have announced a few policy changes for feature film eligibility making it easier for films to get AACTA recognition. A new award has also been announced for Best Online Video or Series. You can read the statements from AACTA below. Feature Film Eligibility Policy Changes Following extensive industry consultation, AACTA has announced a new…

Cinema Australia Podcast Episode #22 | Romi Trower

In the latest episode of the Cinema Australia Podcast host Matthew Eeles is joined by director Romi Trower to discuss her new film, What If It Works?. Adrian (Luke Ford), an irrepressibly chirpy tech nerd, suffers from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Grace (Anna Samson), a beautiful street artist, suffers from Dissociative Identity Disorder (aka Multiple Personality Disorder).…

A new Berlin Syndrome clip has dropped

eOne have released a new clip for Cate Shortland’s Berlin Syndrome ahead of the film’s cinema release on April 20. The intense new clip stars the film’s two leads Teresa Palmer and Max Riemelt. While holidaying in Berlin, Australian photojournalist Clare (Palmer) meets charismatic local man Andi (Riemelt). There is an instant attraction between them,…

Exclusive! Meet the cast of Bad Girl

Director Fin Ediquist’s Australian psychological thriller Bad Girl is gearing up for a national theatrical release after a successful run on the festival circuit. Amy (Sara West) is given one last chance by her adoptive parents (Benjamin Winspear and Felicity Price), who think Amy’s friendship with local girl Chloe (Samara Weaving) is a step in the…

World premiere announced for Indigo Lake

Sex, art and murder – new Australian thriller, Indigo Lake, hits the big screen in April. Indigo Lake, a neo-noir story of an artist, his muse, and her brutal husband, is set to thrill Australian audiences on its release in late April. In a gripping story of murderous adultery, the film explores the deeper theme…