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Choosing The Cinema Over The Club; My First International Film Festival

Choosing The Cinema Over The Club; My First International Film Festival

Chelsea Clugston has to admit, when she's planning a night on the town, she doesn't usually think: 'Man, I’d love to see a subtitled French film tonight.' So what happened when she chose the cinema over the club?
Mia Wasikowska Gives Her Best Performance Yet in 'Tracks'

Mia Wasikowska Gives Her Best Performance Yet in ‘Tracks’

Mia Wasikowska gives what is perhaps her best performance yet, in new Australian film, 'Tracks'. Margot McGovern reviews the film - an adaptation of Robyn Davidson's book of the same name.
Why William Winram Chases Sharks (And Advises Against Making Safe Choices)

Why William Winram Chases Sharks (And Advises Against Making Safe Choices)

William Winram stars in 'Great White Shark 3D' as one of the freedivers and conservationists tagging great white sharks - without any protective gear. Daniel Machuca chats to him about his love for sharks and more.
The Loudest Bang for Your Buck: Choosing A Home Cinema

The Loudest Bang for Your Buck: Choosing A Home Cinema

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.
Insight: Same Sex Marriage

Insight: Same Sex Marriage

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

Rottofest

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.
Tim Winton's 'The Turning'

Tim Winton’s ‘The Turning’

'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.
The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

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.
Gatsby Fever: A 20s Themed Screening

Gatsby Fever: A 20s Themed Screening

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.
In Conversation with 'I Am Eleven'

In Conversation with ‘I Am Eleven’

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.
These Heathen Dreams: How Public Support Made A Film Become Reality

These Heathen Dreams: How Public Support Made A Film Become Reality

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.
Byron Bay International Film Festival

Byron Bay International Film Festival

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.