Interview: Roz Hammond

Cinema Australia Original Content: Reaching New Heights by Matthew Eeles The Heights is ABC’s new 30 episode serial drama. It’s their own take on popular, long-running shows like Neighbours and Home and Away, although targeted at a much more mature audience. As well as many newcomers, The Heights stars a handful of famous Australian faces including Roz…

Liam Graham cast in ABC’s The Heights (Exclusive)

by Matthew Eeles Perth actor Liam Graham has been cast in ABC’s Perth-shot drama, The Heights. Graham, whose credits include the well-received comedy series The Legend of Gavin Tanner, award-winning short film Council and feature film OtherLife, will have an ongoing role in the series as Tyler. “Being cast in The Heights has been an…

RAW recipients announced

RAW, an incredible national opportunity for millennial Indigenous filmmakers wanting to break into the industry, today announced that 21-year-old student Enoch Mailangi, descendent of Bwgcolman and raised in the heart of the city of Sydney in Waterloo, has been chosen to have his web series concept developed and pitched to the ABC. The decision was made…

Documentary puts online shaming in the spotlight

Digilante will be the season finale in a series of five half hour documentaries produced as part of the fourth instalment of Opening Shot, an ABC and Screen Australia initiative designed to see young filmmaking teams bring a fresh perspective to some of the big issues facing younger Australians. Joining Mike Nayna are producers Mark Conway…

Competition: The Beautiful Lie

Cinema Australia have a few copies of the ABC miniseries The Beautiful Lie to give away. With an outstanding line-up of stars including Sarah Snook, Rodger Corser, Sophie Lowe, Benedict Samuel, Gina Riley, Celia Pacquola and Dan Wyllie, The Beautiful Lie is a contemporary Australian reimagining of one of the greatest ever relationship dramas, Leo Tolstoy’s Anna…

David Bradbury’s The Crater will have a limited cinema release – here’s where you can see it

David Bradbury’s anticipated Vietnam war documentary The Crater will have a limited cinema screening during April as well as a national screening on ABC. Find all the dates and ticketing information below. A very personal story of one man’s tour of duty in Vietnam and his obsessive search to locate 42 former enemy soldiers he saw Killed in…