Interview: Clayton Jacobson

Cinema Australia’s Matthew Eeles caught up with director Clayton Jacobson to discuss his brilliant new black comedy Brothers’ Nest. Not only has Jacobson delivered one hell of a film, he’s also given us one of the finest performances of the year. Brothers’ Nest is a gripping, seriously strange, seriously dark drama sure to go down…

A new trailer for Bruce Beresford’s Ladies in Black has dropped

The first trailer has arrived for Ladies in Black from legendary Australian director Bruce Beresford. Ladies in Black is based on Madeleine St John’s best-selling novel, The Women in Black. Set in the summer of 1959, when the impact of European migration and the rise of women’s liberation is about to change Australia forever, shy…

Competition! Win a double pass to see Brothers’ Nest

Thanks to Label Distribution we have 10 double passes to give away to Clayton Jacobson’s new black comedy, Brothers’ Nest. On a cold morning in the middle of country Victoria, two brothers arrive at the family home intent on murdering their step-father Roger. Terry and Jeff’s motive is simple, killing their step-dad will render their…

Here’s your complete list of Brothers’ Nest Q&A screenings!

Shane and Clayton Jacobson will present a series of Brothers’ Nest Q&A screenings around the country this month, kicking off in Perth on Monday, 11 June. 12 years after the phenomenal success of Kenny, director and actor Clayton Jacobson reunites with his brother Shane Jacobson for what is a very different film. On a cold…

A dark new trailer has landed for Brothers’ Nest

A new trailer has hit the web for Brothers’ Nest ahead of its Australian cinema release. Following successful screenings at SXSW in America, Clayton Jacobson’s new black comedy will hit Australian cinemas on June 21, a month out from it’s original May release. Brothers’ Nest is a new tragic-comedy that reunites Shane and Clayton Jacobson…

Release date announced for Brothers’ Nest

Label Distribution will release Clayton Jacobson’s Brothers’ Nest across Australia on 10 May. Brothers’ Nest had its world premiere at SXSW in Austin, Texas last month, receiving rave reviews with The Hollywood Reporter commenting that the film is “an Aussie spin on the kind of bloody farce we expect from Ben Wheatley or the Coens… a…