Competition! Win a double pass to see The Merger

Thanks to Umbrella Entertainment we’re giving away a bunch on double passes to new Australian comedy, The Merger – in cinemas September 6. The Merger is a funny, feel-good movie about the Bodgy Creek Roosters – a failing footy club who are forced to team up with some local refugees – and end up winning…

Interview: John Howard

Cinema Australia Original Content: We caught up with actor John Howard to discuss his new film, The Merger, directed by Mark Grentell (Backyard Ashes). The Merger is a hilarious, honest and heartwarming Australian comedy based on comedian Damian Callinan’s critically acclaimed solo show of the same name. Here’s the synopsis: The township of Bodgy Creek has seen…

Trailer of the Day: Killing Ground

Killing Ground Written and Directed by Damien Power Produced by Joe Weatherstone and Lisa Shaunessy Starring Harriet Dyer, Aaron Pedersen, Stephen Hunter, Tiarnie Couplans, Maya Stange, Ian Meadows, Aaron Glenan and Mitzi Ruhlmann Ian and Samantha head to a national park, hoping the bush will give them space for some quiet time together. They arrive at an…

Trailer of the Day: Blue World Order

Blue World Order Directed by Ché Baker and Dallas Bland Written by Ché Baker, Dallas Bland and Sarah Mason Produced by Ché Baker, Tim Maddocks, Sarah Mason and Matthew Reilly Starring Billy Zane, Bruce Spence, Jack Thompson, Jake Ryan and Stephen Hunter After a nuclear war decimated the northern hemisphere, the surviving population in the south become…

Here’s your complete list of Australian feature films screening during MIFF

Bad Girl Written and Directed by Fin Edquist Starring Samara Weaving, Felicity Price, Benjamin Winspear, Sara West and Liam Graham Secrets and lies will change lives in this pulse-pounding psychological thriller. Sullen, defiant and on probation following her release from juvenile detention, 16-year-old foster child Amy Anderson struggles with her new life in the countryside…