Category Archives: Australian

RISE OF THE ECO-WARRIORS

Reviewed by GREG KING Documentary Director: Cathy Henkel. On his Movies At Dusk program on 94.1FM, Greg King spoke to director Cathy Henkel about the eco-warriors and the challenges of filming in Borneo. To hear the interview click on the link below: http://www.mediafire.com/listen/yk7r7wjga9jectz/190320_002.MP3 One of the key films that screened at the recent Transitions Film [...]

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THE JUNGLE – interview with Andrew Traucki

by GREG KING The Jungle is the new film from local filmmaker Andrew Traucki and it is released on DVD on April 16 by Monster Pictures. Greg King spoke to Andrew for his Movies At Dusk program. To hear the interview click on the link below: http://www.mediafire.com/listen/koi9r3ntfybe396/190310_002.MP3

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THE BIG PICTURE – interview with Ric Carlsson

by GREG KING It was recently announced that Umbrella Entertainment, who are the exclusive distributors of the Chauvel remastered films, have carried out a painstaking restoration process with the assistance of the National Film and Sound Archive and the grandson of Charles Chauvel, Ric Chauvel Carlsson. The re-mastered feature films will be released on DVD [...]

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52 TUESDAYS – trailer

Vendetta Films and Closer Productions today launched the trailer and poster for Sundance and Berlin-winning Australian film 52 TUESDAYS, opening nationally on May 1st. Filmed over the course of a year, once a week, every week, only on Tuesdays, 52 Tuesdays follows 16-year-old Billie’s reluctant path to independence – accelerated when her mother reveals plans for gender [...]

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AIM HIGH IN CREATION!

Reviewed by GREG KING Documentary Director: Anna Broinowski Local filmmaker Anna Broinowski is well known for her insightful and provocative documentaries. Her debut film was Hell Bento!, which explored the little known world of underground Japanese counter culture, while her best known film is Forbidden Lies, which uncovered the literary deception of Norma Khouri’s fabricated [...]

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I, FRANKENSTEIN

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Stuart Beattie Stars: Aaron Eckhart, Yvonne Strahovski, Bill Nighy, Jai Courtney, Miranda Otto, Socratis Otto, Aden Young, Bruce Spence. Mary Shelley would probably be spinning in her grave if she could see what filmmaker Stuart Beattie and graphic novelist Kevin Grevioux have done to her most famous creation in this [...]

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TRACKS.

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: John Curran Stars: Mia Wasikowska, Adam Driver, John Flaus, Roly Mintuna, Robert Coleby, Emma Booth, Tim Rodgers In 1975, Robyn Davidson set off on an epic journey across the inhospitable Australian interior, travelling some 2700kms from Alice Springs to the Indian Ocean off the coast of Western Australia. She was accompanied [...]

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TRACKS – interview with director John Curran

On his Movies at Dusk program, 7-9pm Sundays on 3WBC 94.1FM, Greg spoke to director John Curran about the making of Tracks. To listen, click on the link below http://www.mediafire.com/listen/89v173jxv8zz41h/190213_001.MP3

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