Alex Dimitriades and Ben Young join the CinefestOZ Film Prize jury

CinefestOZ Film Festival has revealed the full line up of jury members who will vote on the prestigious $100,000 Film Prize, which recognises the best Australian feature film. Marta Dusseldorp, Glenn Gainor, Alex Dimitriades and Ben Young will join Jury Chair Rachel Ward at the 2019 festival to decide on which of the five films…

Rachel Ward to chair CinefestOZ 2019 Film Prize Jury

Rachel Ward has been announced as Film Prize Jury Chair for this year’s CinefestOZ, Australia’s premier destination film festival. The respected director and writer will head the jury that votes on the CinefestOZ $100,000 Film Prize, which recognises the best Australian feature film in competition at the festival. CinefestOZ Chair Helen Shervington said Ward was…

9 Australian films we can’t wait to see in 2019

2019 is set to be a huge year for Australian cinema with so many great films set for release. Here’s nine films sitting high on our must-see list for the year. It should be noted that our list from last year featured a bunch of films that weren’t released including The Nightingale, Little Monsters and…

5 things you never knew about Dead Calm

Dead Calm Directed by Phillip Noyce Written by Terry Hayes Produced by Terry Hayes, George Miller and Doug Mitchell Starring Nicole Kidman, Sam Neill, Billy Zane, Rob Mulinar, Joshua Tilden and George Shevtsov A suspense thriller about a husband and wife, recovering from a personal tragedy, who encounter a stranger while cruising their boat in…

Trailer of the Day: The Death and Life of Otto Bloom

The Death and Life of Otto Bloom Written and Directed by Cris Jones Produced by Mish Armstrong, Alicia Brown, Melanie Coombs, Shaun Miller and Jonathan Page Starring Xavier Samuel, Rachel Ward, Matilda Brown, Rose Riley and Terry Camilleri Synopsis The chronicle of the life and loves of Otto Bloom, a man who experiences time in reverse – passing…