Geoffrey Rush and Jai Courtney cast in Storm Boy

A contemporary re-telling of the 1976 iconic family film, Storm Boy will begin principal photography this July across South Australia. Geoffrey Rush will star as Mike “Storm Boy” Kingley, who recounts his childhood adventures to troubled teen granddaughter Madeline in an effort to prevent her from making the same mistakes he made years before. He tells her the…

Feature Films in competition for the 6th AACTA Awards revealed

The Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) today announced the feature films in competition for this year’s AACTA Awards – Australia’s highest screen acknowledgement. AACTA also today launched the 6th AACTA Awards presented by Presto | Official Screenings Program, a four- week program that brings Australia’s leading screen professionals together with screen fans…

Arc Cinema will screen the exclusive Canberra season of Stephen Page’s Spear

From 10 March, Arc cinema will be screening the exclusive Canberra season of Stephen Page’s debut feature Spear, including a special Q&A with the director on Saturday, 12 March 2016. A unique cinematic experience told through movement and dance with little dialogue, Spear draws on Page’s formidable 25 years spent as Artistic Director of the Bangarra Dance Theatre, where he has…

Luna Outdoor (Competition Now Closed)

Cinema Australia is giving readers the chance to win an in-season double pass for the second half of Luna Outsdoors’ season. The latest Luna Outdoor listings from February through to early April includes two Australian films, Spear and The Daughter as well as the latest films from the world’s best directors including Joel and Ethan Coen,…