Retro Review: 27A

“Like with a few Australian films before it and quite a few more after it, 27A has the conviction to portray the roughness and the hopelessness of its scenario – this is a key identifiable aspect of this country’s films of this era.” Written by David Morgan-Brown The sounds of mental asylum chit-chat is heard over…

A look back at Gillian Armstrong’s brilliant career

The daughter of a real estate agent father and a primary school teacher mother, Gillian Armstrong has had an admirable and highly celebrated career as a filmmaker both at home and overseas. Having started off making short films with the likes of Ruth Cracknell and TV actress Elizabeth Crosby, Armstrong launched her feature film career with My…

Retro Review: Newsfront

Newsfront Directed by: Phillip Noyce Written by: David Elfick, Bob Ellis, Philippe Mora and Philip Noyce Produced by: Richard Brennan and David Elfick Starring: Bill Hunter, Wendy Hughs, Gerard Kennedy, Chris Haywood, John Ewart, Angela Punch McGregor, Bryan Brown, Bruce Spence and Steve Bisley. Written by David Morgan-Brown: Apparently one of Harrison Ford’s favourite films, this…

New title announced for Australian Revelations’ April screening

Following on from a successful session in March, Revelation Perth International Film Festival proudly announces its next screening title Australian Revelations is a celebration of Australian film through a year-round, ongoing series of screenings and the celebrated Australian film Newsfront will headline the next event on Tuesday 28 April. Released in 1978, this Phillip Noyce directed classic tells the story…

Warm up your voice box – The Muriel’s Wedding Sing-Along hits Camelot Outdoor Cinema

What better way to celebrate Friday the 13th by with a Muriel’s Wedding Sing-Along hosted by Famous Sharron! Famous Sharron joins us straight from this year’s Fringe festival and Melbroune Comedy Festival. Sing along to all your favourite Songs in the Sing-A-Long edition of Muriel’s Wedding! Muriel’s Wedding remains an ABBASOLUTELY joyous movie experience where ABBA charts forever, dags rule,…

Celebrate Muriel’s Wedding at Arc

CELEBRATE AUSTRALIA’S FAVOURITE BRIDE AT ARC! See the costumes, hear the music, watch the film. Join our special guests as we celebrate 20 years of Muriel’s Wedding on Friday, 5 December. Wear your bridesmaids dresses or wedding attire – prizes for the best costumes on the night! MURIEL’S WEDDING: RENEWING OUR VOWS FROM 5PM Courtyard Bar opens…