Tag: Australia

Pinch-2015 6.7

Pinch-2015

A light-fingered teen living in industrial suburbia struggles in the shadow of his Mother's desperate need for an organ donor. When he skips school to take a job at a second hand car yard he soon uncovers a front for a l...

Horror Movie: A Low Budget Nightmare-2017 7.3

Horror Movie: A Low Budget Nightmare-2017

A filmmaker's lifelong dream becomes a 'nightmare' when he puts his life savings on the line to make a low budget horror film about an aborted fetus that seeks revenge on its family....

PACmen-2017 5.8

PACmen-2017

This observational documentary follows the men behind the Super-PACs that persuaded Dr Ben Carson to run for President. Believing Carson can save the Republican Party, they successfully draft him to run, raise millions o...

Murder on the Reef-2018 8.2

Murder on the Reef-2018

For the past 4 years, scientist Dr Allen Dobrovolsky has been testing the waters of the Great Barrier Reef. Concerned with the degradation in water quality, his research has led him to believe that the reef could be faci...

The Phantom-1996 4.9

The Phantom-1996

Four hundred years ago, a young boy witnessed his father's death during an attack on their ship by the bloodthirsty Sengh Brotherhood. He was washed ashore on Bengalla Island where he swore to devote his life to bring do...

The Winner-1996 4.8

The Winner-1996

A story about a man who can't seem to do anything but win at the tables in Vegas. This, of course, brings hustlers out of the woodwork intent on using him for financial gain. One of them is the man's brother who, inciden...

Napoleon-1995 6.1

Napoleon-1995

Napoleon is a little dog that lives in Sydney. He and his mother live with a family, but Napoleon loves to dream about meeting the wild dogs that live far away, and eventually becoming one himself. One day he gets into a...

Escape from Pretoria-2020 6.6

Escape from Pretoria-2020

Based on the real-life prison break of two political captives, Escape From Pretoria is a race-against-time thriller set in the tumultuous apartheid days of South Africa....

Judy & Punch-2019 6

Judy & Punch-2019

Seaside (nowhere near the sea), puppeteers Judy and Punch are trying to resurrect their marionette show on the brink of an anarchic mob rule. When Punch accidentally kills their baby during a drinking binge, his wife, Ju...

Mao’s Last Dancer-2009 7.3

Mao’s Last Dancer-2009

A drama based on the autobiography by Li Cunxin. At the age of 11, Li was plucked from a poor Chinese village by Madame Mao's cultural delegates and taken to Beijing to study ballet. In 1979, during a cultural exchange t...

Go Karts-2020 5.8

Go Karts-2020

When Jack (William Lodder) and his single mother (Frances O'Connor) move to a small town in Western Australia, he soon gets involved in the competitive world of go-kart racing. Jack's got natural talent but must learn to...

Mental-2012 6.2

Mental-2012

The Moochmore girls are certain they all suffer from some kind of undiagnosed mental illness - because if they're not crazy then they're just unpopular. Their mother Shirley - unable to cope with her demanding daughters ...

Redemption-2020 1.8

Redemption-2020

In quest of freedom a young and petite girl, Zoya runs away from her over-protective and domineering father and then has to overcome an insane family of abductors, liars and rapists.::Paul Gerard Kennedy...

Miss Fisher & the Crypt of Tears-2020 6.6

Miss Fisher & the Crypt of Tears-2020

After freeing a young Bedouin girl from her unjust imprisonment in Jerusalem, Phryne Fisher begins to unravel a decade-old mystery concerning priceless emeralds, ancient curses and the truth behind the suspicious disappe...

The Earthling-1980 7

The Earthling-1980

Patrick Foley has been on the move all his life. Tired of drifting, he wants to spend his last days in an isolated Australian valley where he grew up. On his difficult journey he meets Shawn, a little desperate city-boy ...

Rubber Jellyfish-2018 -

Rubber Jellyfish-2018

Rubber Jellyfish reveals the shocking jellyfish-like shapes that balloons burst into when they are released into the air and how sea turtles and other species mistake these items for food. We also explore the balloon ind...

Hail-2011 6.1

Hail-2011

Fresh from a Melbourne jail, Dan is reunited with the love of his life, Leanne. A fierce, passionate and tender couple who have learnt to appreciate the simplest pleasures in life, Dan and Leanne celebrate, and when surr...

True History of the Kelly Gang-2019 6.1

True History of the Kelly Gang-2019

Based on Peter Carey's novel. The story of Australian bushranger Ned Kelly and his gang as they flee from authorities during the 1870s.::Polly_Kat...

Australian Dream-2019 7.2

Australian Dream-2019

Adam Goodes became an inspiring figure in Australian Rules football. Raised by his single Aboriginal mother, he found a sense of belonging and connection in sport. In 2013, at the top of his game, he was the center of a ...

Casting JonBenet-2017 6.1

Casting JonBenet-2017

The unsolved death of six-year-old American beauty queen JonBenet Ramsey remains the world's most sensational child murder case. Over 15 months, responses, reflections and performances were elicited from the Ramsey's Col...

Now Add Honey-2015 4.6

Now Add Honey-2015

Caroline Morgan is delighted when her sister, Beth, brings her movie star daughter, Honey Halloway, home for a visit. But when Beth is suddenly sent to rehab, Caroline is forced to have Honey move in to her suburban home...

The Boys-1998 7.1

The Boys-1998

Brett Sprague is a violent and psychopathic man, who is released on parole after serving a sentence for assault. As he returns to his family house and we watch him and his brothers, Stevie and Glenn, for the next 24 hour...

The Invisible Man-2020 7.4

The Invisible Man-2020

The film follows Cecilia, who receives the news of her abusive ex-boyfriend's suicide. She begins to re-build her life for the better. However, her sense of reality is put into question when she begins to suspect her dec...

The Jammed-2007 6.8

The Jammed-2007

Inspired by court transcripts and actual events, THE JAMMED is a social thriller about trafficking and the sex slave trade in Melbourne. When a Chinese mother arrives in Melbourne to find her missing daughter, she enlist...

W.-2008 6.3

W.-2008

Oliver Stone's biographical take on the life of George W. Bush, one of the most controversial presidents in USA history, chronicling from his wild and carefree days in college, to his military service, to his governorshi...

Schapelle-2014 5

Schapelle-2014

The arrest of Australian Schapelle Corby at Bali airport in 2004 with 4 kg of marijuana. Note that the story line has subsequently been proven to be fiction: the book on which it is based has been subject of record defam...

The Whistleblower-2019 5.5

The Whistleblower-2019

Following a fatal accident, a Chinese expatriate working for a mining company in Australia discovers that new technology developed by the company may be a health risk, and investigates a web of conspiracies in his search...

Austin to Boston-2014 7.2

Austin to Boston-2014

5 old VW camper vans. 4 bands. 3 thousand miles. 2 weeks. 1 gloriously backwards tour. The adventure starts after a fire-fuelled final night at Austin's SXSW Music Festival, where the bands (Ben Howard, The Staves, Natha...

The Dustwalker-2019 5.3

The Dustwalker-2019

One by one the residents of a small, isolated town become infected by an insidious bug that turns them into violent, indiscriminate killing machines....

William Kelly’s War-2014 6.4

William Kelly’s War-2014

As the Great War begins, Billy and Jack Kelly together with cousin Paddy sign on and are shipped out to serve in Europe. Billy, a known marksman is singled out to head up a highly successful sniper team. Journalist Keith...

Innuendo-2017 4.7

Innuendo-2017

The Finnish Tuuli grew up in an oppressively religious and abusive family and in the shadow of her angelic twin sister. She embarks on a journey to the other side of the world, Australia, to find her true identity. Curio...

Standing Up for Sunny-2019 6

Standing Up for Sunny-2019

An isolated guy with cerebral palsy is railroaded into helping an unassertive comedienne, and finds love and acceptance through stand up comedy.::Steve Vidler...

The Silver Brumby-1993 5.8

The Silver Brumby-1993

A mother tells her daughter a fable about the prince of the brumbies, brumby being a term for the feral horses of Australia, who must find its place among its kind, while one man makes it his mission to capture it and ta...

Gabriel-2007 5.6

Gabriel-2007

GABRIEL tells the story of an archangel who fights to bring light back to purgatory - a place where darkness rules - and save the souls of the city's inhabitants.::Anonymous...

Carlotta-2014 7.2

Carlotta-2014

Based on the extraordinary life of the iconic Les Girls headliner and Australian transgender pioneer, Jessica Marais, stars as Carlotta. A universal story about identity, family, tolerance and acceptance, Carlotta lays b...

Parade of the Dead-2010 6.3

Parade of the Dead-2010

In 2010 a virus spread throughout the world's population turning the survivors Into mindless zombies. Around the same time of these Apocalyptic events the Hilltop Hoods were due to make a dvd for their Album 'State of th...

Koko: A Red Dog Story-2019 5.7

Koko: A Red Dog Story-2019

An ordinary dog, whose good fortune and ability to connect with people, catapults him to fame.::Good Dog Enterprises Pty Ltd...

Shotgun-2016 7

Shotgun-2016

Robbed, fired, dumped and off his meds, he now sees things that aren't there. Insanity and hatred grow while his rage festers, his mind is chaos and he wants others to pay for it. Madness will take him and his shotgun wi...

Emo the Musical-2016 6.2

Emo the Musical-2016

Ethan, a sullen high-school student whose life is defined by what he hates, finds love with a blindly optimistic Christian girl Trinity, much to the annoyance of his angst-filled band mates and her evangelistic brethren....

A Simpler Way: Crisis as Opportunity-2016 7

A Simpler Way: Crisis as Opportunity-2016

A Simpler Way: Crisis as Opportunity is a feature-length documentary that follows a community in Australia who came together to explore and demonstrate a simpler way to live in response to global crises. Throughout the y...