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  • Mission: Possible

    According to Hollywood producer, Paula Wagner, the film industry is starting to listen to the cries of equality when it comes to gender and race.

    November 24, 2015 09:50
  • Behind the Scenes

    The new Australian web series ‘Waiting on Sound’ will premiere on this very website next Monday. Find out more here.

    November 19, 2015 12:54
  • VALE METRO SCREEN (1981- 2015)

    Sydney’s Metro Screen hosted their last hurrah last night, presenting research on emerging screen practitioners and inciting heated discussion and calls to arms.

    November 12, 2015 09:03
  • Tropfest Event Cancelled for 2015 Due to Financial Mismanagement

    Founder John Polson announces that the world’s biggest short film festival will not happen for the first time in its 23 year history.

    November 11, 2015 20:27
  • Warcraft Begins

    To coincide with the launch of the first ‘Warcraft’ movie trailer we spoke to the film’s director Duncan Jones on the set of the film more than a year ago!

    November 9, 2015 12:17
  • South Side Story

    When 'Tanna' was accepted into the prestigious Venice Film Festival, few would have known that this 'Romeo & Juliet' of the South Pacific was actually an Australian production.

    November 7, 2015 17:35
  • 'The Dressmaker' Tops Box Office

    The new film from Jocelyn Moorhouse opens big, reinforcing 2015 as the year of Australian cinema.

    November 6, 2015 14:47
  • From ET To Kundun

    Saddened by the overnight passing of screenwriter, Melissa Mathison, we dug into our archive for this 1998 interview we conducted upon the release of ‘Kundun’, her last produced screenplay whilst alive.

    November 6, 2015 10:24
  • Warriors, come out to plaaaaaaaaaaaayyyyy!

    On the 10 year anniversary of the release of a beloved game, Rockstar Games has melded two cult universes into one.

    November 5, 2015 14:11
  • Young Local Actors Set To Thrill Sydney

    Olivia DeJonge and Levi Miller are set to shoot ‘Safe Neighborhood’ in Sydney.

    November 5, 2015 10:35
  • A Few Less Men Commences Shoot in WA

    The sequel to the surprise comedy hit brings back most of the cast and a new director.

    November 5, 2015 09:47
  • Cate Shortland’s German Syndrome

    The acclaimed Australian director once again ventures to Germany for an adaptation of the novel Berlin Syndrome.

    November 4, 2015 20:45
  • King Cobra: Porn, Murder and James Franco

    A murder in the porn industry lights the fuse for the currently in production drama, King Cobra.

    November 4, 2015 16:41
  • Mark Ruffalo’s Marvellous Life

    A stand-alone movie starring The Hulk might be impossible, but that doesn’t mean that playing Marvel’s iconic green bruiser hasn’t been an enormous game-changer for actor, Mark Ruffalo.

    November 4, 2015 11:01
  • Hungry For a Remake

    A remake of The Hunger Games? It’s not such a crazy thought, at least according to the film’s director, Francis Lawrence, and stars, Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson.

    November 2, 2015 09:59
  • Local Stories Win Audience Awards At Adelaide Film Festival

    The people have spoken, awarding Australian productions at the recently completed Adelaide Film Festival.

    October 30, 2015 17:13
  • 'The Martian' Continues To Clean Up At The Box Office

    This year’s surprise blockbuster, Ridley Scott’s 'The Martian' maintains top spot for the fourth week.

    October 30, 2015 11:02
  • The AACTA Nominations Are In!

    ‘The Dressmaker’ and ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ are leading the race.

    October 29, 2015 14:09
  • Ozflix To Launch In 2016

    A new streaming platform devoted solely to Australian film is set to enter the market next year, and hopefully revitalise the industry.

    October 27, 2015 17:43
  • Taking A Dive

    She might be a “sloppy swimmer” right now, but Jennifer Lawrence is set to reteam with her Hunger Games director, Francis Lawrence, on the underwater biopic, 'The Dive'.

    October 27, 2015 14:33
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