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Controversial Port Arthur massacre movie Nitram just premiered at Cannes – here’s the early reviews
US actor Caleb-Landry Jones just won Best Actor at Cannes for his murderous main role, before it arrives soon in Australian cinemas.
10 films to see at this year’s Melbourne International Film Festival
283 films. 40 world premieres. A legendary opening film that revises a great Aussie story.
Have a sneaky peek at the first 22 films in this year’s Sydney Film Festival lineup
This August, all quantity and quality of great cinema from around the world are arriving in Sydney.
The Drover’s Wife: The Legend of Molly Johnson will open this year’s Melbourne International Film Festival
Leah Purcell’s rollicking adaptation of the Henry Lawson story is slated for release later this year.
From designer cocktails to Fassbinder, 2021’s German Film Festival line-up is wunderbar
Actor Daniel Brühl’s semi-autobiographical directorial debut is the opening night feature of this exciting fest.
Say hola to the vibrant lineup for the 2021 Moro Spanish Film Festival
Spain and Latin America’s leading stars sparkle in the festival’s 20 feature films, screening in April and May.
The 2021 Gold Coast Film Festival’s stellar line-up, from shark docos to monster movies
Australian premieres, special events and a closing-night Hollywood treat – the GCFF has it all.
Celebrating Indigenous cinema, Birrarangga Film Festival is returning to Melbourne
A celebration of Indigenous films from all around the globe will take place at the new and improved ACMI.
The exciting Brisbane International Film Festival runs from now until October 11
With over 70 films screening at Queensland’s gallery of Modern Art, this fest is unmissable for Brissy cinephiles.
What to expect from the 2020 Queer Screen Film Fest
Over 40 films, 28 national premieres and 3 free shorts packages; and only 11 days to check it all out!
First 5 films for this year’s Adelaide Film Festival, from Mads Mikkelsen to Bangarra Dance Theatre
You can now buy passes to check out a moving art doco, Mads Mikkelsen as a self-destructive alcoholic, or the history of the Bangarra dance theatre.
The Italian Film Festival returns in September, opening with a gothic retelling of Pinocchio
While Melbourne’s dates are still TBA, the festival is all set to stun and amaze foreign film fans all around Australia.
5 films to see during this year’s online-only Melbourne Film Festival
Audiences from all around Australia can check out 113 films, including 12 world premieres.
Revelation Perth International Film Festival is now known as Couched
PIFF and streaming platform REVonDemand have put together a short but sweet library of documentary and narrative features.
St Kilda Film Festival releases an exciting online-only program for 2020
The show must go on (via the internet), with nine days of free shorts, animations, and feature screenings.
Sun, surf and screen: 10 films to see at the Gold Coast Film Festival
Kung-fu, Helen Reddy and a dog-friendly screening – get your arse to the Gold Coast Film Festival, stat!
Say ‘oui oui’ to these 7 must-see films at the 2020 Alliance Française Film Festival
Deerskin, Donkey Skin, and an Oscar nominee – sacré bleu!
8 films to see at the Mardi Gras Film Festival
Your guide to an exciting line-up of queer films, screening from February 13-27.