Cinema Australia 2016 Audience Award winner announced!

After hours of counting votes, the Cinema Australia 2016 Audience Award winner can finally be revealed. The Cinema Australia Audience Award, now in its third year, celebrates the range of films released throughout the year and the people who see them – you. With endless ‘Top Film’ lists doing the rounds across multiple forms of media,…

Review: The Legend of Ben Hall

The Legend of Ben Hall Written & Directed by Matthew Holmes Starring Jack Martin, Jamie Coffa, Joanne Dobbin, William Lee, Andy McPhee and Pia Grace Moon “Epic. A triumph.” by Matthew Eeles There’s this frustrating, negative dialogue which unwelcomely rears its ugly head from time to time within our filmmaking industry. It’s about Australian feature…

Full program announced for the Made in Melbourne Film Festival

The Made in Melbourne Film Festival will open this year’s festival with Matthew Holmes’ bushranger epic, The Legend of Ben Hall. Launching on December 6, the exciting festival will showcase an additional four feature films including Crime & Punishment, The Trivialist, Lazybones and Innuendo. Made In Melbourne Film Festival promises a diverse lineup, full of Melbourne flavour and covers an…

“Horrifically horrifying psychological horror” – Living Space to commence filming next week

Tru Dot Films have announced that principal photography on the feature film, Living Space will commence next week. Created by writer & director Steven Spiel, the “horrifically horrifying psychological horror” is set to commence filming in Geelong, Victoria through to mid-December 2016. Living Space will be filmed entirely on location in the state of Victoria, creating jobs for approximately 80 cast, crew…

New trailer drops for Australian bushranger epic

by Matthew Eeles A second trailer dropped this morning for The Legend of Ben Hall. Arguably one of the most anticipated local films of the year, Matthew Holmes’ Australian epic follows legendary bushranger Ben Hall as he and his gang attempt to escape NSW before the law catches up with them. Director Holmes is thrilled the second trailer has finally…