Interview with Debra Zimmerman, Executive Director of Women Make Movies
Debra Zimmerman, Executive Director of Women Make Movies (WMM), is visiting Australia as a guest judge of the Antenna Documentary Film Festival’s International Competition and to talk about WMM at its DocTalk event. We caught up with Debra to learn more about WMM and to ask her thoughts on what opportunities and the challenges are still facing female filmmakers today.
Servant or Slave is a historical account of Australian history, where the colony benefited from a slave trade under the guise of protecting Aboriginal people. Ahead of its screening this week at Antenna Documenrary Film Festival, we spoke with the films director, Steven McGregor.
Rebel Wilson receives the inaugural Screen NSW Annette Kellerman Award at the AiF Awards in Los Angeles
Rebel Wilson will be the recipient of the inaugural Screen NSW Annette Kellerman Award. This new award will be presented annually by Screen NSW, in a partnership with Australians In Films (AiF) and Vogue Australia.
Interview with Tin Pang: Smallville, Mother. Child and Flying Bark.
Tin Pang is a writer/director with a passion for short films. We caught up with Tin to learn about his experience on CW’s Smallville and to find out how he convinced Lawrence Leung (Offspring, Maximum Choppage) and Gabrielle Chan (The Home Song Stories) to star in his new project, Mother. Child.
Transit Havana, directed by Daniel Abma, is an insightful look into the Cuban transgender community that follows the lives of three very different people but also examines the many complexities at the heart of Cuba itself.