Cinema Australia Podcast Episode #13: Grant Scicluna and Thom Green discuss Downriver

In the latest episode of the Cinema Australia Podcast, Matthew Eeles chats with director Grant Scicluna and actor Thom Green about their new Australian film, Downriver. Grant Scicluna’s acclaimed Australian drama Downriver will have its WA premiere at this month’s Australian Revelations event in Perth. Revelation Perth International Film Festival in association with Cinema Australia proudly present a celebration of Australian film…

Cinema Australia Podcast Episode #11: Sophie Don

Sophie Don Interview by Matthew Eeles In the latest episode of the Cinema Australia Podcast, I chat with up-and-coming Australian actress Sophie Don about her career so far and her new film Red Billabong. For a 25 year old, Sophie seems way beyond her years. She’s one of the most genuine professionals I’ve ever interviewed. Sophie…

Cinema Australia Podcast Episode #8: Joseph Sims-Dennett (Observance)

Observance Directed by Joseph Sims-Dennett Written by Joseph Sims-Dennett and Josh Zammit Starring Lindsay Farris, Stephanie King, Brendan Cowell, John Jarratt, Benedict Hardie, Tom O’Sullivan, Roger Ward, Gabriel Dunn, Joseph Sims-Dennett, Louise Mignone and Ash Ricardo Synopsis In the grip of grief following the death of his young son, his marriage on the rocks and nearing bankruptcy, Parker reluctantly…

Cinema Australia Podcast Episode #7: Damian Hill (Pawno)

Pawno Directed by Paul Ireland Written by Damian Hill Produced by Toothless Pictures Starring John Brumpton, Maeve Dermody, Damian Hill, Malcolm Kennard, Mark Coles Smith, Kerry Armstrong, Tony Rickards, Daniel Frederiksen, Ngoc Phan, Naomi Rukavina, Mark Silveira, John Orcsik, Brad McMurry, Jesse Velik and Peta Brady Pawno is a character driven film about change, hope and identity. Within a day,…

Actor Focus: Carter Doyle

“There is great freedom from just playing it honestly rather than trying too hard to act.” Interview by Joanne Kmaid You began acting at 16. Did that impact your teenage years? Yes. Watching Jaws at the age of 8 and visiting Universal Studios inspired me to want to work in movies. I was in Year…