Film Focus
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.
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.
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.
La Mirada Film Festival

La Mirada Film Festival

The fabulous La Mirada Film Festival returns in November 2012, in a new date slot and on more screens than ever before. Screening at two great venues, La Mirada presents the best and most exciting new Spanish and Latin American films of the last twelve months.
Sydney Film Festival

Sydney Film Festival

With just a week go until the 59th annual Sydney Film Festival, Film Editor Glenn Dunks peruses the guide and takes a look at his most anticipated titles screening at the festival. Sydney is host to films from 40 countries across the globe, spread across eight venues. We can't wait.
The Australian Film Festival

The Australian Film Festival

Australian capital cities are swathed in film festivals for countries and regions of every corner of the globe - so why, then, is the Australian Film Festival not as popular as the rest? Shouldn't we, as Australians, be getting behind our local productions? Glenn Dunks chats AFF.

No Home Film Premiere

ACMI played host to 'No Home' - a never before seen production showcasing 14 independently produced fashion films by Australian fashion designers and filmmakers. Bianca Villarosa reviews a night of bubbles and inspiration.

Interview with Ben C. Lucas, Director

Matthew Pejkovic was fortunate enough to sit down with Ben C. Lucas, director of the new Australian thriller, Wasted on the Young, who talked about the making of the film and its themes.

Fashion Icons on Film

Sarah Kempson previews the Fashion Icons on Film series at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image - showcasing fashion designers who have had a significant impact on the magical industry of fashion. Read more