Filming begins on The Dry as new cast members announced

Filming has begun on the feature film adaptation of Jane Harper’s bestselling novel The Dry. Genevieve O’Reilly (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Glitch), Keir O’Donnell (Ray Donovan, Fargo) and John Polson (Mission: Impossible II, The Sum of Us) join Eric Bana (Munich, Chopper, Dirty John) in the production from Bruna Papandrea’s Made Up Stories.…

Get excited! The 2019 Gold Coast Film Festival program is here!

The Gold Coast Film Festival is set to cement its growing reputation as Queensland’s destination film festival for the Australian screen industry with a 12-day blockbuster of premieres, workshops, gala ceremonies, panels and networking opportunities. The 2019 event, which officially launches its full program today, will screen 107 films – including three world and 10…

Australian premieres announced for Top End Wedding and Animals

Australian premieres have been announced for two of the year’s most anticipated Australian films. Wayne Blair’s Top End Wedding and Sophie Hyde’s Animals are set to have their Australian premieres at a celebratory Adelaide Film Fest Pop Up event in April. Both films will premiere with a red carpet gala screening and after party, with a…

Saara Lamberg’s Innuendo returning to big screen

Saara Lamberg’s Cinema Australia 2017 Audience Award winning film Innuendo will screen theatrically in Byron Bay during March. With the assistance of new independent filmmaker’s cooperative, Cine-gar Bar, Lamberg’s disturbing arthouse drama will enjoy a run at Pighouse Flicks in Byron Bay. “Myself and Blake Northfield of Pighouse Flicks connected online through Cine-gar Bar and he…

Unmissable filmmaking masterclass for students in WA’s South West

Western Australia CinefestOZ will host a filmmaking masterclass for 15-18 year olds planning to enter this year’s Cinesnaps Short Film Competition and are encouraging aspiring filmmakers, keen YouTubers, and passionate Vloggers to get on board. This masterclass will be presented by experienced filmmaker Jodie Bell – a First Nations descendant of Butchella and Jagera people of Southeast…

See Reflections in the Dust on International Women’s Day and you’ll be supporting incredible organisations helping women affected by violence

23-year-old director Luke Sullivan will be donating his entire share of ticket sales on March 8.  In recognition of International Women’s Day, director Luke Sullivan will be donating his entire share of ticket sales from all sessions of Reflections in the Dust on Friday March 8 to Rizeup Australia and Lou’s Place. These are very…