Glamorous red carpet event to launch St Kilda Film Festival on May 21

St Kilda Film Festival, Australia’s longest-standing and publicly owned short film festival, is now an ACADEMY AWARD® qualifier for the Documentary Awards and Short Film Awards. The Festival will be held from Thursday 21 to Saturday 30 May 2015 and will feature some of Australia’s best emerging and established filmmakers, producers and directors. The program will launch with a glamorous…

Don’t miss Flickerfest’s Made in Melbourne event tonight at the Palace Kino Cinemas

Flickerfest makes a much anticipated stop in Melbourne this coming Wednesday 18 February at the Palace Kino Cinemas for a fabulous MADE IN MELBOURNE screening and After Party. Made in Melbourne features some of the hottest shorts from this year’s Flickerfest Australian Competition, from filmmakers down south! PLUS a fully catered after party with food from misschu, and drinks from our…

The Joe Manifesto to screen in Melbourne

Gregory Pakis’ (Jugular) 2013 feature film The Joe Manifesto will screen at Melbourne’s The Dan O’Connoll Hotel next month. Filmgoers eager to see this film can find the dates below. Approaching his mid-thirties and reluctantly engaged, bored office worker Joe, meets the outlandish job and partner swapping Vee, who encourages him to be 100% honest in his…

Peninsula Short Film Festival calling for entries

Got an idea for a short film? Enter the Peninsula Short Film Festival now. The Peninsula Short Film Fest, proudly presented by Peninsula Hot Springs, is now calling for entries and invites filmmakers of any level to submit a film, of up to eight minutes in length, by Friday 19, December 2014. Festival Director, Australian…

Hugo Weaving to join The Mule tour

Hugo Weaving and Angus Sampson are confirmed to attend exclusive Q&A preview screenings of The Mule in Sydney and Melbourne, ahead of the films November 21 digital release, with other cast members yet to be announced. Following the screenings, the actors will speak about their feature, which Sampson also co-directed and co-wrote, before opening the discussion to the…