Are Aussie films just audition tapes?
IN this sublime movie from Sweden, three 13-year-old Stockholm girls decide to form a punk band and nothing - least of all a lack of musical skill - will stand in their way. IF you are tired of the sleek, seamless look of CGI animation in children's films, then take note: The Boxtrolls goes a bit old-school, using stop-motion animation to tell the story of these mysterious monsters.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Joel Edgerton steps out with mystery blonde for lunch in Bondi Beach
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Mon Sep 01, 2014
Guy Pearce's Australian Miniseries Heading To U.s.
Executives at Fox are adapting the three-part Tv movie into a series of one-hour episodes for American audiences, according to Variety.com.
"Exodus": Ridley Scott explains controversial casting decision
PanARMENIAN.Net - Thousands of people aren't happy with "Exodus: Gods and Kings" director Ridley Scott 's decision to cast all white leads as Egyptians in the upcoming Biblical drama, but there's a method to his madness: He just really likes Christian Bale and Joel Edgerton.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Interview: Ben Mendelsohn on Playing a Jailed Father Figure in Starred Up
Over the last few years, American cinephiles have been learning about the acting powerhouse that is Australia's Ben Mendelsohn.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Buenos Aires Herald
The Rover disguises its true intent
The world of The Rover is a vast, pitiless expanse, a desolate patch of the Australian Outback 10 years after a Western economic collapse in which survivors roam like snarling, post-apocalyptic zombies, fighting over a broken society's scraps with Darwinian aggression.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
We've seen many visually arresting films in recent years and character studies are as common as film festivals, but it's the remarkable blend of the In telling this story and exploring its meanings, Harris' well-crafted film uses interviews with a number of historians and black photographers.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
CS Video: How Actor Jack O'Connell's Star is Ascending with Starred Up
Remember the name Jack O'Connell, because it's one you're going to be hearing a lot of over the next year.
Sydney Morning Herald
True crime does pay ... in Aussie film
Outside a primary school in Sydney's inner west on a summer afternoon, a young detective is closely watching a senior colleague and his wife drop off their daughter across the road.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
The Rover [REVIEW]
The Rover takes place in Australia ten years after a massive economic collapse, while two men travel together on a journey that takes them through dangerous territory, only to meet uncertain fate at the end.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Things to do in Newcastle tonight: Tuesday August 19
The sister event to the Bernicia Festival, Bernicia Rising is a showcase event for young local talent, which allows acts to bag a spot at the festival itself on August 30th.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Things to do in Newcastle tonight: Monday August 18
New Yorker Jeffrey Lewis leads a double-life, as both a comic book artist and an indie-rock musician.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Rover and out down under
Could it be their position on the edge of the world, that formidable expanse of outback, or something in the water? Could it be their position on the edge of the world, that formidable expanse of outback, or something in the water? In the 1980s George Miller gave us one of the great futuristic dystopias with his Mad Max trilogy, stories of a ... (more)
Sat Aug 16, 2014
You can't sit with us: Nash Edgerton reveals how Robert Pattinson...
Well suited! Stuntman turned male model Nash Edgerton poses for dramatic shoot and reveals how he and his mates became the most popular men in Hollywood From being wined and dined by Twilight actor Robert Pattinson to directing Oscar-winner Charlize Theron, life is full of 'pinch-yourself' moments for Aussie kid-done-good Nash Edgerton.