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Earlier this month ubiquitous funnyman Lawrence Leung had the surreal experience of sitting in a packed movie theatre during the Melbourne International Film Festival and watching his life unfold on …

Australian actor Cate Blanchett is to receive this year’s British Film Institute Fellowship at a London Film Festival awards ceremony in October.

Director Spike Lee and actress Gena Rowlands will receive honorary Oscar awards this year for their “extraordinary contribution” to the industry.

After the phenomenal success of his 2011 family favourite Red Dog you might think that director Kriv Stenders would continue to mine that lucrative vein. However, Stenders had other ideas.

Mamie Gummer is the first to admit she was rather naive when she decided to pursue a career as an actress.

Cate Blanchett is the frontrunner to win another Oscar this year for best actress for her role in new film Carol, according to the latest odds released by awards show website

The critics have mauled Vacation, the latest in the National Lampoon’s comedy franchise, but Aussie audiences have ignored the bashing and made it their number one movie at the Box Office.

Directing a movie has so much allure — Orson Welles likened his experience making Citizen Kane to being given a giant train set — it’s little wonder those coming from non-filmic backgrounds get …

While CinefestOZ likes to describe itself as a “destination film festival” — that is, a festival in which the pretty pictures aren’t just on the big screen but all around — it’s becoming …

For his directorial debut, StalkHer, Australian actor John Jarratt sought out a collaborator he had a long history with — actor and musician Kaarin Fairfax.

Shameik Moore’s Malcolm could be construed as a bit of a dope for getting involved with a bag of ecstasy with a street vaue of $100,000 in the crime comedy-drama Dope. But he isn’t.

My conversation with celebrated Melbourne-based comedy couple Wayne Hope and Robyn Butler had barely begun when Hope excused himself to deal with his dog, which was being treated for a ruptured disc …

The director of Straight Outta Compton is pleased with the accuracy of a movie that depicts the creation and eventual breakup of influential rap group N.W.A.

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