Muriel’s Wedding

Muriel is one of Australia’s best loved characters. Overweight and plain, she is the butt of her friend’s jokes yet desperate for their acceptance. Growing up in a tacky coastal resort town hasn’t offered her many options as she resorts to petty crime to maintain appearances. Muriel’s domineering father regularly belittles her and destroying her…

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The Legend of Ben Hall

Ben Hall is drawn back into bushranging by the reappearance of his old friend John Gilbert. Reforming the gang, they soon become the most wanted men in Australian history. After two years on the road, bushranger Ben Hall considers surrendering to the law when his old friend John Gilbert entices him back into the game.…

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One Night The Moon

Set in the 1930s Australian Outback, starring singer Paul Kelly as a farmer newly settled in the area. He is the father of a girl, Emily (Memphis Kelly, his real life daughter), who disappears in the outback. This is a film about a young, white girl who got lost in the outback and died due…

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Mary and Max

A wonderful animated film by the master storyteller, Adam Elliott. This is a tale of friendship between two unlikely penpals: plump, myopic eight-year old little Mary (voiced by Toni Collette) growing up in suburban Melbourne and fortysomething Max Horovitz (Philip Seymour Hoffman), an obese, friendless New York man with Aspergers syndrome. Lonely and unloved, Mary…

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Goldstone

The remarkable Aaron Pedersen (Mystery Road) reprises his role as the troubled Indigenous detective Jay Swan. On the trail of a missing person, Jay finds himself in the small mining town of Goldstone. What seems like a simple ‘light duties’ investigation opens into a web of crime and corruption. This is a taut, complex and…

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Don’t Tell

A film that delves into the true story of one woman’s legal case that broke the silence on child sex abuse in Queensland. Based on true events that changed the law. Based on lawyer Stephen Roche’s book ‘Don’t Tell’ is the story of a survivor, Lyndal (Sara West), a young woman sexually abused as an…

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The Well

On a remote outback farm, Hester (Pamela Rabe) takes on as home-help an emotionally unstable waif, Katherine (Miranda Otto) to help her. She responds well to Hesters kindness, but their blossoming relationship hits trouble when a car accident forces them to dump a body down the well. And then all sorts of complex and sublimely…

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Spin Out

In a small, close-knit Australian country town, best mates Billy (Xavier Samuel) and Lucy (Morgan Griffin) form a formidable Ute driving team. But after Billy takes a car stunt too far, Lucy decides to move to the city, leaving Billy in a spin. Amid the mayhem of the town’s annual “Bachelors and Spinsters” party, Billy…

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Rough Stuff

They call them Rovers – aimless wanderers living on the fringes of society in the vast Australian outback, looking to escape their pasts and start anew. Buzz has been to damn near every corner of the continent searching for the legendary Strays Gold – a haul that will keep him in parts and petrol for…

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