Oddlands will have its world premiere at the Adelaide Film Festival

Actors Simon Laherty and Sonia Teuben and director Bruce Gladwin from internationally acclaimed Back to Back Theatre, a professional theatre company with an ensemble of actors with disabilities at its core, will attend the world premiere of the company’s debut short feature Oddlands at Adelaide Film Festival on Tuesday 10 October 2017. Written and directed…

August release date confirmed for Ali’s Wedding

Madman Entertainment have confirmed it will release Jeffrey Walker’s Ali’s Wedding on August 31 this year. Co-written by actor, writer and comedian Osamah Sami (Saved, Jack Irish) and Andrew Knight (Hacksaw Ridge, The Water Diviner), is based on a true story from Sami’s life. After a reckless lie sets off a catastrophic chain of events,…

Director Jeffrey Walker joins the Cinema Australia Podcast

Seven years on and Dance Academy finally gets the big screen treatment. by Matthew Eeles In front of the camera, Jeffrey Walker is arguably best known by generations of Australians as the cheeky Bronson in the quirky children’s television show, Round the Twist. But behind the camera, Walker is an established director responsible for some of…

Jury duty – CinefestOZ Film Prize jury announced 

Ahead of CinefestOZ Film Festival’s impending August 24 opening night, the Festival today is delighted to announce the CinefestOZ Film Prize jury, who will decide on the winner of the Festival’s third annual, and Australia’s greatest, $100,000 Film Prize. Jury Chair and acclaimed Australian filmmaker, Gillian Armstrong will be joined on the jury by Producer Sue Taylor (The Tree, Looking for…