New Australian documentary The Dreamlife of Georgie Stone will release nationally on Netflix

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. The new Australian documentary The Dreamlife of Georgie Stone will celebrate festival screenings at Sydney Film Festival and Revelation Perth International Film Festival ahead of a national Netflix release in September with an accompanying impact campaign by Transcend Australia. The Dreamlife of Georgie Stone is…

Q&A tour set for Genna Chanelle Hayes’ new refugee drama, Akoni.

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Genna Chanelle Hayes is set to embark on a Q&A tour to promote her new refugee drama, Akoni. Akoni is the story of a homeless refugee who struggles to integrate into Australian society after escaping conflict in his homeland, until he meets…

CinefestOZ Broome announced with first festival set for November

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Film festival powerhouse CinefestOZ has announced its newest annual event, CinefestOZ Broome. The announcement came after CinefestOZ and Broome-based Indigenous media organisation Goolarri Media were named joint recipients of one of the 2022 Arts Impact WA grants for $100,000. The grant backs impactful…

Lily Sullivan sci-fi Monolith now shooting in Adelaide

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Filming is now underway in Adelaide on Monolith, the first feature film to go into production as part of the South Australian Film Corporation (SAFC) and Adelaide Film Festival’s (AFF) Film Lab: New Voices initiative. Now shooting in the Adelaide Hills,…

Billy Howle, Phoebe Tonkin and Tom Bateman lead the cast of Kid Snow – shooting in Kalgoorlie and Perth

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. UK actors Billy Howle and Tom Bateman have touched down in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia to play Irish brothers in feature film Kid Snow, with principal photography commencing today, thanks to major production investment from Screen Australia in association…

Luke Sparke has announced his new horror Scurry starring Barry Pepper

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Clay Epstein’s Film Mode Entertainment and Luke Sparke’s Sparke Films announce the brand new, genre-raising horror film, Scurry. Barry Pepper (Saving Private Ryan, The Green Mile) will take on a lead role with further casting announcements to come. The film will…

Sexuality, love and relationships on film at Erotica Film Festival

You’ve all heard of Sydney Film Festival, Melbourne International Film Festival and Revelation Perth International Film Festival. But have you heard of Erotica Film Festival? It’s an online film festival of consensual and authentic expressions of sexuality, love and relationships. Founded in 2019 by festival director Ilsa Fay, Erotica began as a unique, boutique one-night-only…

Australian films included in Revelation Film Festival’s first highlights reveal

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Revelation Perth International Film Festival has revealed an early look at this year’s lineup of films including three Australian feature films and one Australian short. As always, the curated programme celebrates independent filmmakers and boundary pushing storytellers from around the globe…

Eric Bana and Robert Connolly return for The Dry followup, Force of Nature

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Made Up Stories, Screen Australia and VicScreen today announced that the team behind the box office smash hit and award-winning feature film The Dry return for the feature film adaptation of bestselling author Jane Harper’s Force of Nature, currently shooting in…