Revelation Film Festival

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]

Jake Gyllenhaal

Demolition

Welcome to Man Child: The Movie. Demolition is the latest film from Jean-Marc Vallèe – you may know him as the director who helped add an Oscar to Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto’s bathroom shelves with Dallas Buyer’s Club. Here he teams up with Oscar nominee Jake Gyllenhaal as Davis – a man who lost his wife in a car crash and just isn’t really feeling it. Not that he was eve...[Read More]

Roald Dahl

60 – The BFG, Finding Dory, The Conjuring 2, Money Monster, Hello, My Name is Doris, Revelation Film Festival

Explicit Content Did you miss us? We’re back with out c*ntsatcheliest episode yet. It’s a fairly long one, but we cover a lot of films and everything from politics, mental health, television, dating elderly women. It’s all here. For some reason, Andrew dragged Bernadette along to see The BFG. He’s eternally sorry for his actions. Andrew saw Finding Dory and repeats mostly w...[Read More]

Art of the Prank

Art of the Prank

There’s something joyful about sitting down and watching a film that you have no prior knowledge of before it’s unveiled on the silver screen in front of you. There’s no pre-conceived notions as to what the film should be; there hasn’t been countless YouTube reaction videos to its trailers and frame by frame dissections of ‘what does this mean’. It’s simply a film laid bare for you to experience. ...[Read More]

Revelation Film Festival – 2016 Program

Revelation Film Festival – 2016 Program

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Revelation Film Festival is back! What’s most notable about the festival – now in its nineteenth year – is just how massive the selection of films is on offer. At 104 pages long, this is the first Rev Program that has a spine! Within those 104 pages are about 140 titles spread over almost 200 sessions. There’s a lot of variety...[Read More]