Waititi says about filming in Australia, “it was really all about just doing things right.” So on the first day of production, the traditional owners of the land performed a Welcome to Country ceremony. “You wouldn’t really start a movie in New Zealand without asking the local tribe to come in and bless you and send you to work with some good mojo.” – Caris Bizzaca, Screen Australia. More:
Warwick Thornton’s ravishingly shot film, a resonant Indigenous Western with echoes of The Searchers, explores issues of Australian identity and the disenfranchisement of the country’s native peoples. More:
Find out which films pass the F-Rated test and discover the female writers, directors and actors leading change in the film industry. Read more:
James Cameron provides audiences with a rich film experience by using all three levels of brain stimulation simultaneously: biological stimulus, social emotion, and intellectual metaphor. – Mike Hill, Film & Game Concept Designer.
Mike gives a breakdown of the cinematic storytelling techniques used by James Cameron in Terminator 2. Watch Video:
Sculptor Mike Leavitt’s ‘King Cuts’ series tells the story of 16 of the best storytellers ever: Tarantino, Kubrick, Scorsese, Hitchcock, Coppola, Cameron, Miyazaki, Lucas, Lee, Welles, Bigelow, Anderson, Burton, Spielberg, Lynch and Woody.
Showing now at Sydney Carriageworks, ‘Liveworks 2016’ till 6th Nov. See More:
This darkly humorous short film is set in a world where teenage girls must live to the expectations of a cult-like society obsessed with doll-like perfection. One girl, Polly, doesn’t quite fit in and in her search for acceptance, commits an unthinkable act…
Watch the clip and support this Tim Burton style, all-female filmmaking project by contributing to its brand new crowdfunding campaign: HERE