Get to know the cast of The Lonely Spirits Variety Hour

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Platon Theodoris’ The Lonely Spirits Variety Hour will screen at the Revelation Perth International Film Festival next week. Directed by Theodoris, and co-written by Theodoris and Nitin Vengurlekar, The Lonely Spirits Variety Hour follows verbose radio host Neville Umbrellaman (Nitin Vengurlekar). When…

Meet the cast and crew of Edward & Isabella

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Micro-budget indies – we love them! While on programming duties for the WA Made Film Festival, Cinema Australia came across and absolute beauty – Adam Morris’ Edward & Isabella. A micro-budget indie in every sense, Edward & Isabella is a…

CinefestOZ $100,000 Film Prize finalists revealed – Here’s why we can’t wait to see these new films

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. There’s some big film festival news coming out of Western Australia this morning with CinefestOZ announcing its $100,000 Film Prize finalists. Gracie Otto’s Seriously Red, Matt Nable’s Transfusion, Jub Clerc’s Sweet As and Goran Stolevski’s Of An Age are all in the…

Student documentary Walk, Run, Strive scores BAFTA nomination

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. An inspirational short film about a young athlete with cerebral palsy has earned a group of Edith Cowan University (ECU) students a prestigious BAFTA nomination. The documentary, Walk, Run, Strive, produced by Sarah Williams, who has cerebral palsy herself, and written…

Interview: Tim Barretto

Cinema Australia Original Content: Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Related coverage: Read our Bassendream review here. Remember the name Tim Barretto. The filmmaker and photographer has been making movies in Australia, Indonesia and India for over a decade, but his debut dramatic feature film, Bassendream, is his most impressive…

New Trailer! Lee Kernaghan: Boy From The Bush celebrates the life and music of an iconic Australian Country singer

Help us continue to cover more Australian films by making a donation to Cinema Australia below. Maslow Entertainment has revealed the trailer, first look key art, and announced the release date for, Lee Kernaghan: Boy From The Bush, a new concert documentary celebrating the life and music of the iconic Australian Country singer, set to arrive in Australian cinemas…