Agencies Get Leg Up On Talent Down Under As Oz Wave Builds

By | Friday June 15, 2012 @ 11:21am PDT

Freelance journalist Don Groves is a Deadline contributor based in Sydney

Australian Actors AgentsThere’s a record number of Aussie actors and directors toiling in Hollywood — and more on deck. One of the reasons: US and Oz agents are networking more … Read More »

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Australian Academy Crowns ‘Red Dog’ Best Film; ‘Snowtown’ Nabs Multiple Prizes

By | Wednesday February 1, 2012 @ 3:38am PST

Family film Red Dog won the best picture prize at Oz’s inaugural Australian Academy of Cinema and TV Arts awards on Tuesday night in Sydney. The film stars Josh Lucas, Rachael Taylor and Keisha Castle-Hughes and was 2011’s top-grossing local … Read More »

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‘Snowtown’ Finds Favor With Marrakesh Jury, ‘Out Of Bounds’ Nabs Grand Prize

By | Sunday December 11, 2011 @ 10:07am PST

Justin Kurzel’s Snowtown was awarded the Jury Prize at the 11th Marrakesh International Film Festival on Saturday night. (The psychological thriller ran in Critics Week at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this year where IFC Midnight picked it up for North American rights.) Star Daniel Henshall was the best … Read More »

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