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Revelation Film Festival 2017 Program Launches

Revelation Film Festival 2017 Program Launches

Well, the Revelation Film Festival‘s 20th edition line-up has been announced. It’s a real stunner, that’s for sure – what with *deep breath*… 15 World Premieres 41 Australian Premieres 86 Australian Films 200 Film Screenings Over 20 Special Events Industry Guests Yeah, no big deal right? Well, before heading over the to very useful PDF version on the Revelation websit...[Read More]

Australia’s First Refugee Film Festival – 18-23 June 2017

Australia’s First Refugee Film Festival – 18-23 June 2017

Refugee Week is quickly arriving – June 18th through til June 24th – and with it comes the continuation of Australia’s first ever refugee film festival. Co-ordinated by the Refugee Council of Australia (RCOA), the Refugee Film Festival will be screening in Melbourne and Sydney with the ability to host your own screening in your own state. The Refugee Film Festival launched in 201...[Read More]

June Australian Revelations Screening – Two Hands

June Australian Revelations Screening – Two Hands

Another month, another great Australian film is announced for the Revelation Film Festival monthly Australian Revelations screenings. This time it’s Gregor Jordan’s essential 1999 crime classic, Two Hands. Starring the great Heath Ledger and Rose Byrne in career launching roles, as well as the masterful Bryan Brown; Two Hands is an exercise in hilarity, tension, and pure crime cinema j...[Read More]

Australian Revelations Screening – Gallipoli

Australian Revelations Screening – Gallipoli

Revelation Film Festival continues the screenings of great Australian cinema in April with their screening of Peter Weir’s brilliant Gallipoli. A film that’s made even better by being seen on the big screen. Read more details below: APRIL AUSTRALIAN REVELATIONS: GALLIPOLI In association with Cinema Australia Rev is proud to present our April Australian Revelations screening – Pet...[Read More]

Revelation Turns 20 – And Needs Your Help to Celebrate!

Revelation Turns 20 – And Needs Your Help to Celebrate!

Perth’s Revelation Film Festival has been one of the great film festival mainstays within Australia. Every year, the festival delivers some of the most exciting, unique, interesting and truly brilliant slices of cinema that you’ll ever see. Many films shown at the festival are only available to be seen at the festival, making it just over a week of great, must see cinema experiences. A...[Read More]

Aaron Petersen’s Zach’s Ceremony Hits Cinemas in March

Aaron Petersen’s Zach’s Ceremony Hits Cinemas in March

Director Aaron Petersen makes his film debut with his documentary Zach’s Ceremony. Captured over ten years, this documentary follows Zach Doomadgee, a young Sydney-sider growing up and transitioning into manhood, doing so within the traditions of his heritage. Being released by Umbrella Entertainment, Zach’s Ceremony will receive regional screenings throughout March. Head over to the w...[Read More]

Andrew’s Top 30 Films of 2016 – Plus Best Director, Best Acting, Best Script, Worst Films

Andrew’s Top 30 Films of 2016 – Plus Best Director, Best Acting, Best Script, Worst Films

Our end of year episodes are long done and dusted, but if you haven’t listened to them, don’t fear! We’ve put our favourite performances and films in a handy list below. Best Director Winner: Ivan Sen – Goldstone Runners Up: Taika Waititi – Hunt for the Wilderpeople, Jennifer Peedom – Sherpa, Anna Biller – The Love Witch, Mira Nair – Queen of Katwe Best Actress Winner...[Read More]

Bernadette’s Top 25 Films of 2016  – Plus Best Director, Best Acting, Best Script, Worst Films

Bernadette’s Top 25 Films of 2016 – Plus Best Director, Best Acting, Best Script, Worst Films

Our end of year episodes are long done and dusted, but if you haven’t listened to them, don’t fear! We’ve put our favourite performances and films in a handy list below. Best Director Winner: Adam McKay – The Big Short Runner Ups: Chan-wook Park – The Handmaiden, Mira Nair – Queen of Katwe, Bentley Dean & Martin Butler – Tanna, Ivan Sen – Goldsto...[Read More]

James Cameron Goes Back to the Terminator

James Cameron Goes Back to the Terminator

For an indestructible killing machine the Terminator has been having a tough time of it in the cinema. Hope is on the horizon though as in 2019 original director James Cameron will regain the rights to the film franchise and is looking to make a new film with Deadpool director Tim Miller. After he had wrapped up his story in the highly acclaimed Terminator 2: Judgement Day (1991) Cameron walked aw...[Read More]

Win Tickets to See the Oscar Nominated Film Fences!

Win Tickets to See the Oscar Nominated Film Fences!

To celebrate the release of we are giving you the chance to WIN ONE of TEN Double Passes FENCES is the story of Troy Maxson, a mid-century Pittsburgh sanitation worker who once dreamed of a baseball career, but was too old when the major leagues began admitting black players. He tries to be a good husband and father, but his lost dream of glory eats at him, and causes him to make a decision that t...[Read More]

David Stratton: A Cinematic Life Official Trailer and Poster

David Stratton: A Cinematic Life Official Trailer and Poster

If it weren’t for David Stratton and Margaret Pomeranz, this website wouldn’t exist. Plain and simple as that. It’s no secret, but how Bernadette and myself (Andrew) met was through The Movie Show‘s old tan coloured forums where users like tiprat, ogden and pat would post about films and stuff. Thanks to the existence of the show, and the love for the heated discussions tha...[Read More]

Best Film Prints of 2016

Best Film Prints of 2016

2016 provided another year of solid film prints to cover the walls of your house/toilet/cave with. As per my Best Film Prints of 2015 list, I’ve provided a few honourable mentions, alongside what I feel are the best film prints of 2016. Let’s jump in… Rich Kelly‘s work has always been superb – seriously, go have a look at his port folio – and his work for the Na...[Read More]