Revelation announces new virtual reality festival XR:WA

Western Australians are invited to immerse themselves in a new virtual reality festival taking place later this year, as part of the Revelation Perth International Film Festival. Titled XR:WA, the festival will present public and industry events that explore virtual and augmented reality, artificial intelligence, computer animations and other forms of screen-based and immersive media.…

Revelation opens 2019 Call for Entries

Filmmakers from across the globe are being invited to enter their work for the 22nd Revelation Perth International Film Festival in 2019. Revelation is regarded as one of Australia’s most exciting independent film festivals and will run from 4 – 17 July 2019 in Perth. Revelation director Richard Sowada said that receiving films from the call…

Trailer of the Day: Bugs

Bugs Written and Directed by Jack Moxey An unremarkable day is framed by the uncovering of a murdered high-school student. Amanda died and nobody really seems to care. Bugs presents a unique perspective in to a day in the life of an apathetic generation, the deterministic nature of a decaying suburbia which invites its inhabitants to…

Revelation Film Festival receives accreditation as a Qualifying AACTA Film Festival

Revelation Perth International Film Festival has received accreditation as a Qualifying AACTA Film Festival. The accreditation means that Australian films selected to screen at the Revelation Perth International Film Festival will be eligible for the annual AACTA Awards. Revelation Festival Director Richard Sowada said it was great recognition for the festival. “We’re delighted to be…

Salute to this month’s Australian Revelations

Award winning documentary Salute will screen as part of this month’s Australian Revelations, a monthly event celebrating Australian movies held at The Backlot Perth. This special work examines the period before, during and after one of the most memorable moments and images from the Olympic Games – period.  At the 1968 Olymics, Australian athlete Peter…

Trevor Jamieson becomes Revelation Ambassador

Revelation Perth International Film Festival announced this morning that acclaimed actor Trevor Jamieson has joined the Rev team as a permanent ambassador. Soon to be seen in the upcoming remake of the classic Australian film Storm Boy playing the iconic character Fingerbone Bill, made famous by David Gulpilil, Trevor’s other screen credits include Natamjira Project, Rabbit-Proof…

Namatjira Project an Australian Revelation

Australian Revelations will screen the Perth premiere of Namatjira​ Project this month. Albert Namatjira was the first Indigenous person – an Aranda man – to be made a citizen by the Australian Government. This was a time when Aboriginal people were still considered flora and fauna – some 170 years after white people arrived in…