Big stars back for Season 2 of hit comedy Squinters

ABC in association with Screen Australia and Create NSW are pleased to announce filming is underway on the new season of Jungle Entertainment’s Squinters, the acclaimed, hit comedy series that celebrates the comically mundane ritual of the daily work commute. Created by Trent O’Donnell (No Activity, The Moodys) and Adam Zwar (Wilfred, Lowdown), Squinters Season…

Interview: Simone Buchanan

Actor and director Simon Buchanan talks about her career so far, Shame, Hey Dad! and Chris Sun’s horrific new creature feature Boar! “I felt this real sense of responsibility for this character.” Interview by Matthew Eeles I was interested to hear you’re currently directing Neighbours. I am. I’ve been working crazy hours and it’s been…

Bloody hell! A new Boar trailer has dropped

The theatrical trailer for Chris Sun’s Boar dropped this afternoon. Written and directed by Sun (Charlie’s Farm), Boar stars John Jarratt (Wolf Creek), Bill Moseley (Charlie’s Farm), Simone Buchanan (Neighbours), Nathan Jones (Mad Max: Fury Road), Hugh Sheridan (Packed To The Rafters), Roger Ward (Mad Max), Melissa Tkautz (Real Housewives of Sydney), Ricci Guarnaccio (Geordie Shore)…

Six Australian film premieres to gorge on at Monster Fest 2017

Chris Sun’s long-awaited Ozploitation horror film, Boar, will have its Australian premiere at this year’s Monster Fest. Boar is one of six Australian films announced as the first wave of programming announced for Australia’s premier cult festival Monster Fest, Australia’s premier genre film festival, today announces its first wave of programming for its annual Melbourne event, to be…

Spoilt for choice – Where will you be seeing Australia Day?

by Matthew Eeles Kriv Stenders’ new drama Australia Day will have a limited theatrical release before screening on Foxtel and Dendy Direct a week later. Dendy and Foxtel hope other films will follow this new route to market distribution model. Back in the day we used to call this ‘straight to video’ and it usually meant…

Interview: Jonathan Adams

Director Jonathan Adams joins Cinema Australia to discuss his new film, Rough Stuff. “I’d like to continue to make films that are transportive and exciting but also thoughtful and have something to say.” Interview by Matthew Eeles This is the most fun I’ve had watching an Australian adventure film in years. Was it just as…