The Big Pineapple winner announced!

Drumroll please! Jan Cattoni has won the 2017 Big Pineapple film funding award. Jan’s concept, titled Yuki, was chosen from a pool of 305 script entries to the inaugural competition. Jan wins a $50,000 cash prize which will enable her to write and produce the feature film in time to be screened at the April 2018 For…

Trailer of the Day: For Now

For Now Directed by Hannah Barlow and Kane Senes Written by Hannah Barlow, Kane Senes and Katherine Du Bois Produced by Hannah Barlow, Kane Senes and Katherine Du Bois Starring Hannah Barlow, Connor Barlow, Katherine Du Bois and Kane Senes Hannah, an Australian ex-pat living in Los Angeles, organises an audition at the San Francisco Ballet Company for her…

New film competition launches with a $50K prize to support women in film

Drumroll please! The inaugural Big Pineapple film competition is here. Designed to help overcome gender disparity in the Australian film industry, The Big Pineapple will support female-led emerging filmmakers to produce feature length films. With a workforce of just 16% female directors, 23% female screenwriters, 34% female producers and shockingly 7% female cinematographers*, The Big Pineapple will be an active step…