25 feature films in competition for the 4th AACTA Awards announced

Anticipation around the 4th AACTA Awards increased today with the announcement that 25 Feature Films will compete in the 4th AACTA Awards. The 25 Feature Films In Competition for the 4th AACTA Awards are: 52 Tuesdays; AROUND THE BLOCK; The Babadook; Backyard Ashes; Canopy; Charlie’s Country; Fell; Felony; Galore; Healing; I, FRANKENSTEIN; The Infinite Man; The…

Q&As with Star

The Star Cinema in Bendigo will host two Q&A sessions in the coming days. Join Star for a special screening of Backyard Ashes on January 3 at 6.30. The session will be followed by a Q&A with cast and crew. On Sunday January 5 at 1pm you can catch filmmaker Luke Walker as he discusses his…

Poor return for Aussie features at the local box-office in 2013

It seems only a few Australians were willing to handover their hard-earned cash to see an Australian film in 2013. According to website Box Office Mojo the earliest flick to feature in the top 250 films is Mark Lamprell’s Goddess at number 93 with a total gross of $1,631,548. Robert Connolly’s The Turning came in second…

Coming Soon: Backyard Ashes

When’s it out? November 7, 2013 Who’s in it? Andrew S Gilbert, Felix Williamson, Rebecca Massey, John Wood, Damian Callinan And the director? Mark Grental Cinema Australia say: Backyard Ashes looks a hoot. It’s a shame most of Australia won’t be able to see it until it’s delivered on DVD as it’s only being released in regional areas…