With so many options out there, it can be hard to set up a home cinema, or even know where to begin. But you can do it at reasonable price - and with much of the processing done by a computer - you no longer need so many devices.
In the lead up to the federal election, Labor Senator Penny Wong joins religious leaders, Liberal party supporters and community members in a fiery and emotional debate on the legalisation of same sex marriage.
Rottofest, Western Australia’s only ‘overseas’ festival that you don’t need a passport for, is calling for comedians, funny people and filmmakers from across Australia to submit comedy short film and filmed sketch entries for this year’s festival to be held on Rottnest Island.
'The Turning', a film adaptation of Tim Winton’s best-selling novel, consists of 17 chapters that each features a different director and stellar cast. It will soon have its World Premiere at the Melbourne International Film Festival and will then release as a unique cinematic event across Australia.
Melbourne’s glitz and glamour hit the town last Thursday night to celebrate the highly anticipated new release of Baz Lurhman’s film, The Great Gatsby. Decked out in their 1920s finest, there was not a corner of the room that didn’t sparkle with diamonds and smiles as guests were given the royal treatment.
Cropped cuts, beads and feathers, sharp suits, decadence and frivolity are everywhere at the moment and there is one main cause: The Great Gatsby. You're invited to a special event screening in Melbourne - don your finest attire and join in on a dazzling evening.
Following its phenomenal success in theatres across the world, I AM ELEVEN - a life–affirming global portrait of humanity at a crucial age - will be launched on May 12 on DVD and iTunes. You are invited to attend the 'In Conversation' at Melbourne's 'Readings' in Carlton.
The life of Australian film-maker Christopher Barnett is one that hasn’t been without it’s difficulties and challenges. However, throughout all his tribulations he has remained resolute in his belief that the Arts can change the world and be a positive force for good, writes Jennifer Lewis.
Set amongst the stunning natural beauty of beach and rainforest in the NSW Northern Rivers region, this year's Byron Bay International Film Festival is a multi-cultural movie marathon, with over 220 cutting edge independent films, 13 world premieres and a record 122 Australian premieres.
As far as Australian films go, Exit is certainly different in many ways. It’s a must see for lovers of Melbourne, writes Glenn Dunks, as it paints the city in a beguiling, mysterious fashion and the city is, more or less, the star of the show.
Media Strikes Back is one of few television programs specifically designed to support its city’s local culture. With fears of cultural erosion, selective mainstream trends and the recent disregard and decline of local content in Australian television, the advent of Media Strikes Back has been auspiciously timed.
National Indigenous Television (NITV) begins broadcasting on SBS4 digital television from 12 December 2012. NITV will televise content about Indigenous Australians, produced by Indigenous Australians, to every Australian household, writes Ilona Nicola.