Heath Davis to deliver new film ‘Christmess’: Steve Le Marquand, Susan Prior and Hannah Joy join the cast [Exclusive!]

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. by MATTHEW EELES In 2018 Heath Davis released his sophomore feature film, Book Week.  It was brilliant, hilarious, razor sharp and magnificently performed and, in Cinema Australia’s opinion, one of the best Australian films of the century.  Considering this, the news…

Extended cinema run announced for Disclosure

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Michael Bentham’s topical Australian indie will screen at cinemas in Melbourne, Sydney and Adelaide following a successful four-week run at Cameo Cinemas in Melbourne. Disclosure tells the story of two families who go to war over a young girl’s disclosure of…

Competition! See Moon Rock for Monday on us

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Thanks to Pinnacle Films, we have five double passes to give away to Moon Rock for Monday starring George Pullar and newcomer Ashlyn Louden-Gamble. Ashlyn Louden-Gamble. shines as Monday, a nine-year old girl home-schooled by her father Bob (Aaron Jeffrey) in…

Cinema Australia Podcast #59: Antaine Furlong

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. In this episode of the Cinema Australia Podcast, I’m joined by Antoine Furlong – writer, director and producer of the new Australian sci-fi thriller, Ascendant. Here’s the synopsis: A young environmentalist wakes, trapped, kidnapped in the elevator…

It’s happening! CinefestOZ Albany reveals program for inaugural festival

PRESS RELEASE Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. CinefestOZ Albany has revealed its first ever program, with an offering of live screenings and special events, curated for the brand new festival, which takes place in the Great Southern region next month.  CinefestOZ Albany will take place from…

New Shelter Original Series Architecture on the Edge premiering April 5!

THIS IS A PAID PROMOTION: If you’d like to advertise you film, festival or event contact cinemaaustralia@gmail.com SHELTER, the Australian-based global streaming service dedicated to home, design and architecture, is thrilled to announce the April 5 world-wide premiere of new Shelter Original seriesArchitecture on the Edge, a 6 x 15 minute series revealing six unique…

Crowdfunding campaign launched for new WA film, The Canary

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. WA filmmakers Emilie Lowe and Peter Renzullo are calling on the public to help support their new feature film, The Canary. Lowe and Renzullo are promising audiences a visceral and compelling period drama that utilises Western Australian cast, crew, locations and…

Mentor opportunities for Gladstone region filmmakers

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Three leading Australian film industry professionals will provide mentorship to regional filmmakers via a new Capricorn Film Festival initiative. Proudly supported by Gladstone Regional Council, Meet your Mentors is an online initiative presented through Zoom, where Gladstone region residents will get to…