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…