Revelation Film Festival

81 – Wonder Woman, John Wick: Chapter 2, The Girl With All the Gifts, The Family, Transformers: The Last Knight

81 – Wonder Woman, John Wick: Chapter 2, The Girl With All the Gifts, The Family, Transformers: The Last Knight

We go genre heavy on this episode as we cover that big superhero film that everyone is banging on about, Wonder Woman. Because it’s been out for a bit, there are full spoilers within the discussion. Next up is the return of the seemingly unstoppable John Wick in John Wick: Chapter 2. Featured at this years Revelation Film Festival is the young adult adaptation, The Girl With All the Gifts. H...[Read More]

Dave Made a Maze Review

Dave Made a Maze Review

There’s something refreshing about sitting in a cinema and not knowing what it is you’re about to watch. A minute or two before the lights dimmed, we were told the title of what we were watching – Dave Made a Maze – and that was it. The film opens with a man apologizing for what is to come, and then the animated title sequence runs. Look, I’ll get this out of the way from the get go. I didn’t love...[Read More]

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]

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]

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]

October Australian Revelations Screening – Hotel Coolgardie

October Australian Revelations Screening – Hotel Coolgardie

The October Australian Revelations film has been announced, and for this time round it’s the documentary Hotel Coolgardie. After screenings at the Sydney Film Festival and Canada’s Hot Docs festival, the WA produced documentary makes its way home for a screening at The Backlot Perth. Check out the trailer below and snap up your tickets quick smart for what will no doubt be a sell out s...[Read More]

The Club – September’s Australian Revelations Film – Revelation Film Festival

The Club – September’s Australian Revelations Film – Revelation Film Festival

Another month, another Revelation Film Festival Australian Revelations screening. September’s film couldn’t come at a more appropriate time with the upcoming AFL Grand Final. Yep, that means that Bruce Beresford’s timeless classic, The Club, is getting a screening. The Club is screening at The Backlot Perth on Tuesday September 27th. As per usual, there’ll be a great spread...[Read More]

63 – Embrace, Goldstone, Swiss Army Man, Nuts!, Janis: Little Girl Blue

63 – Embrace, Goldstone, Swiss Army Man, Nuts!, Janis: Little Girl Blue

Explicit Content We do our best to avoid Suicide Squad this week by supporting independant cinema in the best way possible. We look at Taryn Brumfitt’s documentary about body image – Embrace. Sticking in Australia, we look at Ivan Sen’s latest Detective Jay Swan story Goldstone. Swerving back into Revelation Film Festival territory, we look at ‘that farting corpse’ fi...[Read More]

62 – Ghostbusters, Star Trek Beyond, Weiner, Revelation Film Festival

62 – Ghostbusters, Star Trek Beyond, Weiner, Revelation Film Festival

Explicit Content It’s finally here. Ghostbusters. The film that caused a million virgins to cry into the void gets a look in. Put down your pitchforks. Andrew watched the latest Star Trek film – this time taking the idea of trekking into… well… beyond with Star Trek Beyond. The pun-tastic documentary on disgraced congressman Anthony Weiner gets sizzled to size in Weiner. An...[Read More]

61 – High-Rise, Demolition, Mustang, Queen of Earth

61 – High-Rise, Demolition, Mustang, Queen of Earth

Explicit Content We return with another one of Andrew’s most anticipated films of the year – High-Rise – which screened as part of this years Revelation Film Festival. Opening that festival was Jean-Marc Vallée’s Jake Gyllenhaal dead wife flick, Demolition. Not keen on giving the men the entire spotlight we take a look at one of the best foreign language films of the year (...[Read More]