Capricorn Film Festival announces its biggest lineup ever!

The Capricorn Film Festival, one of Australia’s best and fasted growing film festivals, is set to return in January bigger and better than ever. Central Queensland’s premiere film and arts destination event will include premieres, events, art experiences and much more. Presented by Livingstone Shire Council, the Capricorn Film Festival will be held from Wednesday…

New trailer! Girls Can’t Surf

Madman Entertainment has today released the official trailer for the triumphant true story, Girls Can’t Surf ahead of its Australian cinema release in March, 2021. Exploring an inspiring and little-known chapter of sporting history, Girls Can’t Surf follows the journey of a band of renegade female surfers who took on the male-dominated professional surfing world to achieve…

Got tissues? The new Penguin Bloom trailer swoops in

The story behind Australia’s most famous swoopy boi has been given the big screen treatment, and you may need tissues for the new trailer. Penguin Bloom tells the true story of Sam Bloom (Academy Award® nominated Naomi Watts) a young mother whose world is turned upside down after a near-fatal accident leaves her paralysed. Sam’s…

Scientists and Indigenous artists set to explore the mysteries of the universe in Star Dreaming

Western Australian production company, Prospero Productions has announced it has kicked off production on its third immersive documentary, Star Dreaming, in partnership with Yamaji Art and the joint winner of the Premier’s WA Scientist of the Year 2020, the internationally renowned astrophysicist, Professor Steven Tingay. This Full Dome feature comes hot on the heels of…

5 things you need to know about The Flood

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Set during WWII, The Flood is the story of Jarah’s coming-of-age in a brutal and lawless land – growing from a sweet child to a strong, independent and ferocious woman taking on Australia’s corrupt and bigoted system one bad guy at…

Cinema Australia Podcast #54 | Steven Mihaljevich & Carl Maiorana

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Director Steven Mihaljevich and producer Carl Maiorana join the Cinema Australia Podcast to discuss their new, independent, coming-of-age drama, The Xrossing. Steven and Carl also co-wrote the film. Carl and Steven share some great, insightful stories about the…

Psychological thriller Sweet River gets a haunting new trailer

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. In the haunting Sweet River, Hanna (Lisa Kay; Heartbeat, Vera) returns to the sleepy town of Billins, nestled deep in the sugar cane fields, where her 4-year-old son Joey was abducted by notorious serial killer Simpkins (Jack Ellis), and is now…