Elegiac and undeniably moving, Revenge is sure to linger phantom-like in the minds of its audience.
It took much more than a simple audition to nab the lead role in Alastair Newton Brown’s Here Be Dragons.
If Baz Luhrmann may currently appear to be enchanted by Saudi Arabia’s deep pockets and shiny new filmmaking capabilities – especially while he serves as jury president at the Red Sea Film Festival – then he spoke exclusively to FilmInk to assure us that he has no plans of abandoning Australia.
A Royal Proposal: A Royal in Paradise II, starring Rhiannon Fish and Mitchell Bourke, produced by Jaggi Entertainment, directed by Adrian Powers, wraps in Queensland
As if the world isn’t in enough trouble, now we get another war between some secret otherworldly power, Kong and Godzilla! Shot in Queensland! We’re rooting for Dan Stevens.
In his introduction to Screen Australia’s 2023 diversity report Seeing Ourselves 2, outgoing CEO Graeme Mason acknowledged that “there is still a long way to go to reach full representation of Australia’s diverse communities. In particular, disability representation remains critically low”.
… might not be the Housos vs Back to the Future mashup you were hoping it was going to be, but it does offer up an alternative and interesting take on sci fi tropes.
In a country criticized for its homophobia and poor human rights record, Baz Luhrmann’s decision to attend this year’s 3rd Red Sea International Film Festival in Saudi Arabia came as a surprise to many industry watchers – as much as to himself.
The Kiwi-born, Australia-based filmmaker went back to his roots for his most successful film yet, Uproar.