Interview: John Jarratt

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. John Jarratt needs no introduction. With an acting career spanning almost 50 years, including roles in the mega-popular McLeod’s Daughters, Peter Weir’s unforgettable Picnic at Hanging Rock and the nightmare inducing Wolf Creek film and television series, it’s safe to say…

Interview: Angie Kent

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Angie Kent has been a small screen favourite since she first appeared in Gogglebox back in 2015. Since then, Kent has survived a season of I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! alongside fellow Goggleboxer Yvie Jones, stole hearts…

Death is coming in the new trailer for Chris Sun’s The Possessed

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. A frightening new trailer has been released for Chris Sun’s anticipated horror, The Possessed. Jacob Chandler is just an ordinary man with an extraordinary gift. The epitome of the accidental exorcist, Jacob and his nephew Liam have forged a career clearing…

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)…

Louis Mandylor returns home for Christmas Down Under

Christmas Down Under, the latest venture for Ignite Pictures, began production earlier this week in Sydney. From director Louis Mandylor (Blindsided), the feature film stars John Jarratt (Wolf Creek), Joanne Samuel (Mad Max), Justine Kacir (Home and Away) and Logie Award winner Paul O’Brien (Home and Away). The family film tells the story of tightly…

Not Quite Hollywood & Dark Age Competition Now Closed

Thanks to Umbrella Entertainment, we’re giving readers the chance to win a copy of Not Quite Hollywood and Dark Age on Blu-ray. Not Quite Hollywood is the fast and furious story of OZploitation – an eye-popping celebration of Australian cult films of the ’70s and early ’80s (including Stone, Mad Max and Turkey Shoot). Exploding with adrenaline-pumping…

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…