A frightening new trailer has dropped for Awoken

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below.  A disturbing new trailer has dropped for Awoken, and we’re getting serious The School vibes from it. The new Australian horror/thriller/mystery is directed by Daniel J. Phillips and co-written by Phillips and Alan Grace. Awoken stars Sara West as a young medical student who…

Roderick MacKay’s The Furnace to go into production next month

Help us continue to bring you more Australian film coverage by making a donation to Cinema Australia below.  Director Roderick MacKay will make his feature film debut with The Furnace with TIFF rising star, Ahmed Malekand Australia’s David Wenham to headline the cast. Set in Western Australia’s 1890s gold rush, The Furnace is an unlikely hero’s tale, navigating greed…

9 Australian films we can’t wait to see in 2018

by Matthew Eeles It’s that time of year again when our inbox becomes flooded with emails questioning our decision to choose only nine Australian films we can’t wait to see in 2018. For new readers, it’s something we’ve done every year since launching Cinema Australia. Why nine? Why not ten? We couldn’t tell you. Looking…