Sunday Shorts: Blood Orange

► WATCH THE FULL FILM BELOW Article written by M.P. Wills (Director, Blood Orange) To me, Blood Orange was really inspired by slow cinema, especially the early Asian films of the 80s, and 90s. What struck me most as a kid growing up and watching those sorts of films was their use of visual economy; how…

Sunday Shorts: The Confession

Written, Directed and Produced by Kane Guglielmi Starring Charles Cottier, Roy Billing, Shane Withington, Axle Whitehead, Lara Spaggiari, Seamus McAlary and Sam Glissan Article by Kane Guglielmi  Once or twice a year actor Charles Cottier and myself head away for a few days together up to Kingscliff, NSW. It’s a boys trip – beach, beers…

Review: Rough Stuff

Rough Stuff Written and Directed by Jonathan Adams Produced by Nicole Johnschwager and Kelly Tomasich Starring Gareth Rickards, Vincent Andriano, Sam Glissan, Hayley Sullivan, Katie Garfield, Jamie Kristian, Adam Horner and Ernie Dingo “An adrenaline-fueled thrill ride.”   by Matthew Eeles 2017 is off and racing and Australian cinema is off to a flying start…

Rough Stuff roars into cinemas this March

Environmental activists meet their match when they tangle with 4WD adventurers in Rough Stuff, which crashes into Australian cinemas from March 16. Rough Stuff is the action-packed story of an activist group making a dubious deal with treasure-seeking Rovers and their modified four-wheel-drives for an expedition through treacherous Australian terrain.  Tensions rise and ulterior motives are…

Trailer of the Day: Rough Stuff

Rough Stuff Written and Directed by Jonathan Adams Produced by Kelly Tomasich and Nicole Johnschwager Starring Gareth Rickards, Vincent Andriano, Sam Glissan, Hayley Sullivan, Katie Garfield, Jamie Kristian, Adam Horner and Ernie Dingo. Off the highways and beyond the furthest posts is a lawless land where outcasts go to escape their pasts and start anew. “Buzz” Burroughs, living on…

Interview: Kane Guglielmi

“Everyone wanted to interview Stephen Peacocke,” director Kane Guglielmi told me during an early morning Skype chat, just three days before his new film’s premiere. I was surprised considering Peacocke has only one scene in the film. “Now that he’s done a few studio films there’s a lot more buzz around him, rather than just being…

Trailer of the Day: Cooped Up – Check out the new poster here!

Cooped Up Directed by Kane Guglielmi Written by John Ratchford Produced by Kane Guglielmi Starring Stephen Peacocke, Charles Cottier, Kathryn Beck, Tim Ross, Sam Glissan, Adam Demos and Ray Hadley Why we’re excited No aerial shots or desert landscapes, no over-cast actors and no depressing suburban tales. Cooped Up looks like it’s chock full of genuine belly laughs, bursting with originality…