Trailer of the Day: Backtrack Boys

Backtrack Boys Produced, directed and shot by Catherine Scott Three Aussie boys are on a rocky path towards jail until they meet a rule-breaking jackaroo and join his legendary dog jumping team. Bernie Shakeshaft is a rough talking jackaroo who runs a youth program from a shed on the outskirts of Armidale, NSW. When everyone else…

Here’s your complete list of Brothers’ Nest Q&A screenings!

Shane and Clayton Jacobson will present a series of Brothers’ Nest Q&A screenings around the country this month, kicking off in Perth on Monday, 11 June. 12 years after the phenomenal success of Kenny, director and actor Clayton Jacobson reunites with his brother Shane Jacobson for what is a very different film. On a cold…

Trailer of the Day: Bugs

Bugs Written and Directed by Jack Moxey An unremarkable day is framed by the uncovering of a murdered high-school student. Amanda died and nobody really seems to care. Bugs presents a unique perspective in to a day in the life of an apathetic generation, the deterministic nature of a decaying suburbia which invites its inhabitants to…

Genre fans rejoice: An Occupation sequel has been announced!

Occupation 2 is in the works – a month before the release of Occupation in cinemas across Australia on July 12. The announcement comes after two sell-out screenings of the Australian-produced, sci-fi thriller last week. The Occupation sequel is set to serve as an anthology-type film set in the aftermath of an Alien invasion, with the focus…

Web Series Wednesday: Freudian Slip

Written and Directed by Clare Sladden Starring Benjamin Law, Caitlin Hill, James Mason, Amy Ingram, Nick Simpson-Deeks and Ngoc Phan Digital Platform YouTube Freudian Slip is a comedy web series that uses Freud’s theory of the split self to bring to life internals dilemmas around love, sex and pooping. “While there were more than a few negative…

New Trailer: The Flip Side

The Flip Side Directed by Marion Pilowsky Written by Marion Pilowsky, Lee Sellars Starring Eddie Izzard, Emily Taheny, Luke McKenzie, Vanessa Guide Mired in debt, Ronnie (Emily Taheny) is a struggling Adelaide restaurateur looking after her elderly mother and living with good-hearted boyfriend Jeff (Luke McKenzie). Five years ago, while catering on a film set in Australia, she had an intense…