After ten years the Shorts Festival is laughing, with comedies representing six of the twenty finalists in this year’s Festival, and a short but proud history that has seen the Festival kick start the careers of many Australian filmmakers.
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The Media Resource Centre, South Australia’s centre for screen culture development, is delighted to announce the winners of the 2013 South Australian Screen Awards (SASAs), which took place at a gala event at The Mercury Cinema on Wednesday night. Documentaries films featured strongly this year with The SAFC Award for Best Short Film going …
By Ali Soulio This week Adelaide hosts Doc Week as part of the Australian International Documentary Conference. In 2013, the festival showcases the outstanding lifetime works of renowned filmmakers DA “Penny” Pennebaker and his wife Chris Hegedus. On Thursday, the University of Adelaide played host to the An Evening With event, where loyal followers, film …
Now, as the SAFC celebrates its 40th Anniversary, the SAFC has turned that treasure trove into a public exhibition. From a Sunday Too Far Away at the Flinders University City Gallery celebrates both the incredible role South Australian filmmaking has played in the history of the Australian film industry, and highlights how filmmaking itself is changing with new technology.