The Crowdfunders: Granny

As a non-profit website dedicated to the support and promotion of Australian made films, Cinema Australia rarely gets the opportunity to throw cash at crowdfunding projects. Trust us, if we had the money we’d be executive producers on almost every new Australian film calling for supporters through the myriad of crowdfunding platforms available on the interwebs. That’s…

Peninsula Short Film Fest returns for 2017

The Sphere Peninsula Short Film Fest is Victoria’s largest public short film screening and will be held for the sixth year running in Rosebud from Friday 3 February to Sunday 5 February 2017. Promising filmmakers will showcase their work in front of a panel of luminaries who will award individuals in a total of nine…

Cameron Brunt’s Brothers has dropped – and it’s a must see!

Cameron Blunt’s Queensland-shot short film, Brother has dropped and if you haven’t already seen it – it’s definitely worth it. We have the please of watching so many Australian short films and this is right up amongst the best of the year. Brothers is intense, hardcore, well-performed and expertly crafted. A little while back Cinema Australia published and…

Sunday Shorts: Little Moments

Written by Nathan Wishart (writer/director): I’d always wanted to make a film noir so I went in that direction and came up with a story about a woman who just can’t find it in herself to distance herself from someone who she should’ve lost contact with a long time ago – that person has a destructive impact…

Time running out to enter Port Shorts

Time is running out for filmmakers to enter the Port Shorts Film Festival and share in more than $15,000 in cash and prizes. Port Shorts Film Festival Director Alison George said filmmakers had until October 1 to enter and be in with a chance to have their film screened under the stars in tropical Port…

Sunday Shorts: RED – Watch it here

RED Written and Directed by: Erin Good Starring: Alex Cook, Rachael Chomik, Pearl Herbert & Eliza Saville Produced by: Chloe Lawrence-Hartcher Cinematography: Cara Bowerman Production Design: Sally Addinsall Editing & Sound Design: Stew Arnott Composition by: Matt Rudduck & Freya Berkhout Article by Erin Good In making RED I wanted to explore volatility and rage…