The Ellie and Abbie (& Ellie’s Dead Aunt) trailer comes out

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. The first trailer has dropped for Ellie and Abbie (& Ellie’s Dead Aunt). The world premiere of the new romantic comedy from writer and director Monica Zanetti will be the first Australian feature to open Mardi Gras Film Festival in its 27…

Ellie & Abbie first Australian feature to open MGFF

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Ellie and Abbie (& Ellie’s Dead Aunt) set to be the first Australian feature to open Mardi Gras Film Festival in its 27 year history. Queer Screen’s 27th Mardi Gras Film Festival will open with an Australian feature for the first…

Trailer of the Day: Skin Deep – Here’s where you can catch it!

Skin Deep Directed by: John Leahy Written by: Monica Zanetti Starring: Zara Zoe, Monica Zanetti, Elizabeth Blackmore, Jeanie Drynan and Billie Rose Prichard Leah and Caitlin couldn’t be more different; one an up-tight-girl-next-door trying to come to terms with being diagnosed with terminal melanoma, the other, an unpredictable Newtown local. Their chance meeting quickly spirals…

Write off – Nominees announced for the 2015 AWGIE Awards

Eight Australian telemovies or television mini-series are battling it out for top honours in this year’s AWGIE Awards for performance writing. Awards for the best original and best adapted screenplays for Australian feature films have nine top-flight nominees. There are 13 nominations in the five theatre categories. The Australian Writers’ Guild (AWG) says nominations in…