All My Friends Are Leaving Brisbane
Restless twenty-somethings can't decide whether to stay or leave or fall in love. Touring.
Black Water
Three young adventurers find themselves stranded in a mangrove swamp with a killer crocodile waiting in the water.
Bra Boys
Documentary about an Australian surf 'tribe'.
Comedy performer finds growing old is a funny business.


Forbidden Lie$
A harrowing ‘true-life’ story about an honour killing in Jordan becomes a publishing sensation. But the author is not all that she seems. Touring.
Global Haywire
Quirky, partially animated documentary looking at the relationship between the East and West. Touring.
The Home Song Stories
Chinese children grow up in Australia with their beautiful mother who was a nightclub singer in Hong Kong.


A day in the life of an Aussie toilet plumber.
Lucky Miles
Hide and seek delivers gentle thrills in desert comedy drama.


Razzle Dazzle: A Journey Into Dance
A passionate dance teacher struggles to prepare his disorderly troupe for a big competition.
Romulus, My Father
Tale of familial love and emotional upheaval in post-war Australia. Touring.
Unfinished Sky
An Afghan refugee hides out on an isolated farm in Australia.

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
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Celebration of factual film

French Film Festival
UK wide celebration of Gallic film

London Korean Film Festival
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