Submissions are now open for Next Gen Short Film Festival 2018

Next Gen Short Film Festival is back at The Backlot Perth in February 2018 as part of Fringe World. This award-winning festival celebrates short films made by emerging WA filmmakers. Next Gen is an event for emerging filmmakers that regularly screens short films on the big screen at The Backlot Perth and provides an opportunity…

Celebrate 25 years of Strictly Ballroom with Paul Mercurio

Cinema Australia will be hosting a special Q&A screening of Strictly Ballroom in Perth, which will include a Skype Q&A with the film’s star, Paul Mercurio. A great opportunity for young actors, dancers and filmmakers alike to discover more about the making of this incredibly popular Australian film. GET YOUR TICKETS HERE! Scott Hastings is a champion caliber…

Submissions are now open for Next Gen Webfest

Next Gen Webfest is an exciting new festival, run during Revelation Perth International Film Festival in July at The Backlot Perth, that celebrates short form content for the web by Western Australian emerging filmmakers. NEXT GEN is an event for emerging filmmakers that regularly screens short films on the big screen at The Backlot Perth…

28th Annual WASA People’s Choice Screenings

The Backlot Perth will host the 28th Annual WA Screen Awards People’s Choice Screenings beginning Monday, 16th May. You can find all the screening details below, plus links to get your tickets. SCREENING ONE WHEN: Mon 16th May WHERE: Backlot Studios TIME: 6pm- 8.30pm (Aprox) Tickets: Standard Tickets $10, FTI member $5 Screening One Schedule: Happy Australia – (Narrative Fiction) Three mates…

Revelation Film Festival announces next Australian Revelations title

New Australian film Observance will have its Western Australian premiere at Australian Revelations on Monday 30 May. Observance is the story of a grieving father returning to work as a private investigator and embarking on an unusual assignment to observe a woman from an abandoned apartment. Selected for screening at the BFI London Film Festival and FanTasia International Film Festivals, this…

Heath Davis’ Broke announced as next Australian Revelations title

Revelation Perth International Film Festival, in association with Cinema Australia, presents Australian Revelations as a celebration of Australian film via monthly screenings. New Australian film Broke will have its Western Australian premiere at Australian Revelations on 26 April. Gambling, footy and the sometimes lonely environments of the suburbs form the backdrop of this terrific new Australian dramatic feature. Selected for screening at multiple festivals around…

Storm Boy returns to the big screen for one night only

Continuing its succession of popular screenings, Revelation Perth International Film Festival has announced its next screening title Australian Revelations is a celebration of Australian film via monthly screenings and it is with enormous pleasure that we present a special family screening of the all-time Australian classic, Storm Boy. Very much part of Australia’s film renaissance of the 1970s, Storm Boy tells the…

Program announced for the second Next Gen

The second Next Gen program has been announced. The monthly event held at The Backlot Perth will feature 8 short films and will feature special guests including Simon Akkerman ACS and Lauren Brunswick. Simon is a highly experienced award winning cinematographer with a career spanning over 40 years. He’s worked for major clients across a variety…

Colin Eggleston’s Long Weekend announced for the next Australian Revelations

Continuing its succession of sold out screenings, Revelation Perth International Film Festival has announced its next screening title Australian Revelations is a celebration of Australian film via monthly screenings and one of Australia’s great thriller classics – Long Weekend – will headline the Monday 26 October event. Released in 1978, Colin Eggleston’s film is a taut two-hander starring the acclaimed John Hargreaves and…

The first Next Gen program announced

Next Gen, a unique monthly event for emerging West Australian filmmakers, is set to host its first event on October 5 at The Backlot Perth. Each Next Gen screening will include a bunch of West Australian made short films and a Q&A session with local filmmakers. Special guest Q&A starts at 6.30pm. Screening commences straight after.…