Home & Away star Tammin Sursok returns home for You, Me and the Penguins

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. The Steve Jaggi Company and Incendo have commenced production on the romantic comedy You, Me and the Penguins. This feature film stars Australian actor Tammin Sursok (Pretty Little Liars, Rules of Engagement, Crossing Over), Jason Wilder (Kidnapped, Great White, We Were Tomorrow)…

An introduction to The Neon Across the Ocean

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Set sometime in the not-too-distant future, after the worldwide crisis of 2020, Mandy is a 17-year-old Filipino Australian. In her final year of high school and dealing with her parents impending divorce, she navigates a world driven by a new normal…

New Trailer: NITRAM

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Madman Entertainment has released the official trailer for NITRAM ahead of its world premiere at Cannes next week ahead of screenings at Melbourne International Film Festival and CinefestOZ. NITRAM depicts the events leading up to one of the darkest chapters in…

Fresh Australian films for CinefestOZ

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Following this morning’s Film Prize finalists announcement, CinefestOZ has unveiled an early look at their upcoming festival program. Now in its 14th year, the event will once again take over the bustling South West hubs of Busselton, Augusta-Margaret River and Bunbury…

CinefestOZ $100,000 Film Prize finalists revealed

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. CinefestOZ has announced the four films that will compete for this year’s $100,000 Film Prize. The early lineup of films comes ahead of the festival’s full program reveal on July 29. Anthology film Here Out West, Martin Bryant drama Nitram, documentary…

Focus on MDFF: We Are Conjola

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. On New Year’s Ever in 2019, filmmaker Ash Brennan lost his house in the Conjola Park Bushfire which nearly killed his brother and many others who stayed to fight. From a Perth hotel room Ash saw the…

CinefestOZ and WIFT Australia announce new writing retreat

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Here’s a great initiative from CinefestOZ and Women in Film & TV Australia that we think a lot of Cinema Australia readers will get great benefit from. Here’s the press release: West Australian screen industry practitioners are about to be given…

MDFF Review: Cry of The Forests

Cinema Australia Original Content Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Directed, produced, edited and written by Jane HammondNarrated by Kelton Pell Review by Gavin Bond While there have been numerous environmentally themed documentaries to hit the big screen over the last decade or so (An Inconvenient Truth,…