New holiday film Christmas on the Farm announced

Local streamer Stan has announced a new family film, Christmas on the Farm, following the success of last year’s brilliant holiday gem, A Sunburnt Christmas. Starring Poppy Montgomery (Without a Trace), Hugh Sheridan (Packed to the Rafters), Darren McMullen (House Husbands) and Nicholas Brown (Wakefield), the Stan Original Film Christmas on the Farm follows Clementine Jones (Montgomery), an Australian author whose autobiographical book…

Filming has commenced on Anya Pia Kenner’s short drama, Charlie

Cinema Australia Original Content Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. by Matthew Eeles Production has commenced on the new 30-minute short drama, Charlie. Written, directed and co-produced by Perth-based filmmaker Anya Pia Kenner (whose acting credits include I Met a Girl, The Darkest Age), Charlie will explore…

Cinema Australia Podcast #67: Nadia Tass

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Welcome to the latest episode of the Cinema Australia Podcast.  In this episode we’re joined by the iconic Australian filmmaker, Nadia Tass to discuss her career, including the making of two of her most well-known and much-loved…

Cinema Australia Podcast #66 | Arka Das & Bina Bhattacharya

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Welcome to the latest episode of the Cinema Australia Podcast. In this episode we’re joined by Arka Das and Bina Bhattacharya – two of eight writers of the new anthology feature film, Here Out West.  Here’s the…

Interview: Andrew Dominik

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. There are few Australian films more quotable than Chopper. “He couldn’t knock the fluff off a cappuccino.” “It’s a bit early in the morning for Kung Fu isn’t it, Jim?” “Keithy seems to have done himself a…

Interview: Tasia Zalar

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Tasia Zalar has held her own opposite some of Australia’s best actors in film and television roles including Mystery Road, Wentworth, Wrong Kind of Black, and anthology horror, Dark Place. If you’re not already familiar with Zalar’s…

Cinema Australia Podcast #65 | Matthew Walker

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 filmmaker Matthew Walker to discuss his new documentary, I’m Wanita.  I’m Wanita is the story of Wanita – a renegade country music singer from Tamworth, hell-bent…

Watch dark comedy web series Dead Centre right here!

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Cinema Australia is proud to support the release Benno Thiel’s new web series, Dead Centre, which you can watch in its entirety below. What’s it about? When Mel’s parents begin to worry about her missing sibling, Mel reluctantly makes the decision…

Learn from the best with the VFest masterclass series

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. VFest will celebrate Queensland and international stories by screening home-made feature films, international and Australian-made experimental short films, as well as a series of discussions and masterclasses with Queensland industry professionals including actors, filmmakers and distributors, hosted by Cinema Australia’s Matthew Eeles.  VFest…