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Sunday, May 6th, 2018

 

2018 German Film Festival

The German Film Festival will light up screens at Palace Cinemas across Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Canberra and Adelaide from 22 May. The program of 32 Australian premieres represents the strong and vital cinema from one of Europe’s most prolific filmmaking nations, in collaboration with German Films and Goethe-Institut. The opening selection, THE SILENT REVOLUTION, from acclaimed director Lars Kraume (The People vs. Fritz Bauer) is based on the 1956 true events in which a group of East German high school students stage a silent protest in class with far-reaching consequences.Read More


Pacific Rim Uprising – available on DVD in July

Ten years after the events of the first film, the Kaiju return in Pacific Rim Uprising with a new deadly threat that reignites the conflict between these otherworldly monsters of mass destruction and Jaegers, the human-piloted super-machines that were built to vanquish them. Pacific Rim Uprising arrives on Digital on June 20, 2018, as well as on 4K Ultra HD, 3D Blu-rayTM, Blu-rayTM and DVD on July 4. Building on the striking visual world created in the first film, Pacific Rim Uprising features a next-generation battleground complete with upgraded Jaegers and new KaijuRead More


Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom – Final Trailer

It’s been four years since theme park and luxury resort Jurassic World was destroyed by dinosaurs out of containment.  Isla Nublar now sits abandoned by humans while the surviving dinosaurs fend for themselves in the jungles. When the island’s dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen (Chris Pratt) and Claire (Bryce Dallas Howard) mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from this extinction-level event.  Owen is driven to find Blue, his lead raptor who’s still missing in the wild, and Claire has grown a respect for these creatures sheRead More


2018 Human Rights Arts & Film Festival

The Human Rights Arts & Film Festival (HRAFF) has launched its 2018 program of over 50 films and events. The festival tours to Canberra on 29 May – 2 June. The Human Rights Arts and Film Festival aims to make human rights relevant, accessible and engaging to Australians through film, art, music and forums. HRAFF attracts a diverse audience of 15,000 – 20,000 people each year, many who would not normally engage in human rights. The festival has become one of the leading and largest public human rights events, tellingRead More


Clare Kramer to host Oz Comic-Con Melbourne

Oz Comic-Con is extremely excited to announce that actress and pop culture enthusiast, Clare Kramer will be host of Oz Comic-Con Melbourne 2018. Kramer, best known for her role as the vengeful goddess Glory in the cult classic BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER, will be on the main stage interviewing guests, engaging with fans and will be available to sign autographs and photographs in between hosting duties. Kramer’s other film and television credits include BRING IT ON, THE RULES OF ATTRACTION, SABRINA, THE TEENAGE WITCHand TRU CALLING. She is also theRead More


First Look at Bruce Beresford’s new film “LADIES IN BLACK”

Academy Award nominated director Bruce Beresford (Breaker Morant, Driving Miss Daisy, Mao’s Last Dancer) has assembled an incredible Australian and international cast for Ladies in Black, the long-awaited big screen adaptation of Madeleine St John’s 1993 best‐selling novel, The Women in Black. The film will star Julia Ormond (Mad Men) as Magda Szombatheli, the charming and sophisticated Slovenian émigré, Angourie Rice (Spider‐Man: Homecoming, The Beguiled, Every Day) in the role of Sydney schoolgirl Lisa Miles and Rachael Taylor (Jessica Jones, Red Dog, Transformers) in the role of Fay Baines. Also joining the cast areRead More


Film Trailer – Cargo

Umbrella Entertainment presents, from the producers of The Babadook, CARGO – in Australian cinemas nationally May 17. Starring Martin Freeman, Susie Porter, Anthony Hayes, David Gulpilil, Natasha Wanganeen, Caren Pistorius, Bruce Carter, Kris McQuade and introducing the luminous young actress Simone Landers. CARGO is an emotional, ticking-clock story of a father’s quest to get his infant daughter to safety, set in a post-apocalyptic Australian outback ravaged by an unknown virus. With only 48 hours to find a foster-carer for his daughter, a glimmer of hope arrives when he meets a young Aboriginal girl who is tryingRead More


Book – SOUL SURVIVOR by Robert Ian Bonnick

How an abandoned child went from nothing to everything ISBN: 9781742575957 ISBN-10: 1742575951 Audience: General Format: Hardcover Language: English Number Of Pages: 256 Published: 6th April 2018 Publisher: NEW HOLLAND PUBLISHERS  http://au.newhollandpublishers.com/   Natural born entertainer Robert Ian Bonnick (aka RiB) has had an enviable career and glamorous life rubbing shoulders with the famous and elite. He danced for M-People, Womack and Womack, recruited for Madonna, and modelled alongside Naomi Campbell, Linda Evangelista and Eva Herzigová. The talented performer has also travelled the globe living in destinations such as London, Sydney and Milan. He is easilyRead More