Help celebrate Rev’s 20th anniversary

Revelation Perth International Film Festival will today launch a crowdfunding campaign that aims to raise $20,000 for the Festival’s 20thanniversary. The campaign will go live at 7pm WST on the Indiegogo platform during Revelation’s monthly Australian Revelations screening and will run for 30 days. Funds raised will go towards supporting a multitude of events including key speakers and seminars,…

Islands Apart to screen for one night only

Director Tom Swinburn is set to release his debut feature film Islands Apart with a one-off cinema screening. Swinburn, who has directed a handful of short films including A View From Below, is a cinematographer with independent production company Amalume Films who have enjoyed success with their last two indie releases Pretty Good Friends and Free of Thought. Nathan Barillaro…

Interview: Jack Martin

We caught up with The Legend of Ben Hall’s leading man himself, Jack Martin, ahead of the film’s DVD and Blu-ray release. “I’m very passionate about actors being well researched and prepared for their work.” Interview by Matthew Eeles Had you ever heard of Ben Hall before going into the role? I had heard of…

Bruce Beresford set to direct Ladies in Black

Academy Award® nominated director Bruce Beresford (Breaker Morant, Puberty Blues, Tender Mercies, Driving Miss Daisy) will bring to life Madeleine St John’s 1993 best-selling Australian novel The Women in Black after securing major production investment funding from Screen Australia. Produced by Allanah Zitserman and Samson Productions’ Sue Milliken, Ladies in Black will be Beresford’s first…

Cameras set to roll on Choir Girl

Cameras are set to roll on John Fraser’s feature film debut, Choir Girl. Shot in various locations around Melbourne the black and white arthouse feature film will star Peter Flaherty (The Legend of Ben Hall) as the film’s main character Eugene, Krista Vendy (Fat Pizza), Kim Valentine (Neighbours), Andy McPhee (Animal Kingdom) and Roger Ward (Mad Max). Written…