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…

Rev and CoV partner for new film project

The Revelation Perth International Film Festival will partner with the City of Vincent for the 2017 City of Vincent Film Project. The City of Vincent Film Project is an opportunity for filmmakers to tell stories in and about the City of Vincent, and the City will provide a total of $15,000 to fund three short documentaries. Revelation…

Trailer of the Day: Head On

Revelation Perth International Film Festival in association with Cinema Australia proudly present a celebration of Australian film – past present and future – through a program of monthly screenings. This month Australian Revelations presents the 1998 drama Head On based on the novel Loaded written by Christos Tsiolkas. The story of Ari (Alex Dimitriades), a…

Interview: Mat de Koning

Cinema Australia’s Matthew Eeles caught up with Meal Tickets director Mat de Koning at The Backlot Perth to discuss his insightful new rockumentary which explores life in a rock band from the point of view of Perth rockers The Skrewtop Detonators and Will Stoker & The Embers. Meal Tickets is screening at this year’s Revelation Perth International…

Competition! Win a Revelation Film Festival double pass

Thanks to Revelation Perth International Film Festival, Cinema Australia are giving our readers the chance to win a double pass to a general screening of their choice during this year’s festival. Here’s your chance to catch a heap of international films plus some home-grown gems like Watch The Sunset and Lazybones. Revelation Perth International Film…