Movies

March 8, 2018

Graeme Mason tells producers: Get smarter about the rapidly changing world

Screen Australia CEO Graeme Mason has two blunt messages for feature film producers. One is: Recognise that most independent films, Australian and international, now are earning roughly half as much at Australian cinemas as they did only a few years ago.
February 7, 2018
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Berlin: Altitude Boards Sequel to Survival Thriller ‘Black Water’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Black Water: The Abyss joins Billie Holiday biopic on Altitude’s EFM slate. The team behind survival thriller “Black Water” are reuniting to make a sequel, with Altitude Film Sales on board and set to introduce it to buyers in Berlin at the EFM.
December 16, 2017
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FilmRise picks up Simon Baker’s ‘Breath’

Breath is based on Tim Winton’s book about two teenage boys in Western Australia in the 1970s who befriend an enigmatic surfer played by Baker who pushes them to take risks.
December 4, 2017
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Exclusive: first look at the trailer for Simon Baker’s film adaptation of Tim Winton’s Breath

Winton’s award-winning coming of age novel had a ‘profound effect’ on Baker, who translated it for the big screen in his directorial debut.