Constance on the Edge review – a vivid, big-hearted portrait of refugee life in Australia

From war-torn Sudan to Wagga Wagga, a tight bond between director and subject fuels this deeply humane documentary about one woman’s struggle to fit in Does the strength of every documentary ...

Good Pitch Australia's Ian Darling wins top gong at philanthropy awards

Ian Darling.. Good Pitch Australia.s founder, moderator and chair Ian Darling was named Australia's leading philanthropist at the Philanthropy Australia Awards last week. Under Darling.s guidance, ...

Good Pitch Australia founder Ian Darling wins top gong at philanthropy awards

Ian Darling.. Good Pitch Australia.s founder, moderator and chair Ian Darling was presented with the Leading Philanthropist Award at the annual Philanthropy Australia Awards last week. Under ...

Gunpowder & Sky Announces Acquisition Of Digital Studio Supergravity Pictures

Gunpowder & Sky, the roughly one-year-old digital studio founded by former top execs from Viacom and Endemol -- Van Toffler and Floris Bauer, respectively -- have acquired Supergravity Pictures, which ...

Gunpowder & Sky acquires Supergravity Pictures

The ambitious entertainment company that snapped up FilmBuff last year has bought the content creator launched in 2014 by Max Benator and Marc Hustvedt. The deal — financial terms were not disclosed ...

Good Pitch Australia sees $6.6 million pledged for six docos

One of this year's six Good Pitch Australia docos, 'Guilty', focuses on ending the dealth penalty (Photo Credit: Matthew Sleeth). This year.s Good Pitch Australia event, held yesterday at the Sydney ...

Good Pitch Australia events wind up, but funding continues to support portfolio

Hollie Fifer's 'The Opposition', a Good Pitch Australia film.. While this year marks the last Good Pitch Australia event, the Shark Island Institute has stumped up $2 million to fund the ...

Good Pitch Oz events wind up, but funding continues to support portfolio

Hollie Fifer's 'The Opposition', a Good Pitch Australia film.. While this year marks the last Good Pitch Australia event, the Shark Island Institute has stumped up $2 million to fund the ...

Projects by Maya Newell, Damon Gameau selected for Good Pitch2 in November

Maya Newell's Gayby Baby, a Good Pitch Australia alumnus. Good Pitch Australia has announced the selection of six new feature documentaries for its next event at the Sydney Opera House in November. ...

Projects by Maya Newell, Damon Gameau selected for Good Pitch2

Gayby Baby, a Good Pitch Australia film in 2014. Good Pitch Australia has announced the selection of six new feature documentaries for its next event at the Sydney Opera House in November. Hosted by ...

Gayby Baby gears up for La, NYC premieres prior to VOD release

Gayby Baby will have its La premiere on Thursday, April 28 at the Chaplin Theatre at Raleigh Studios. The Us rollout comes at an interesting time, with the last Us state holding out on allowing ...

Maya Newell's Gayby Baby secures Us, UK release

Gayby Baby. Us-based Supergravity Pictures have acquired Maya Newell's feature documentary.Gayby Baby and will release the film in the Us, UK and Ireland next month, in partnership with music label ...

Supergravity Pictures To Distribute Documentary Film ‘Gayby Baby’

A company best known for distributing feature films led by digital media stars has acquired the rights to a documentary with a relevant message for the Lgbt community. Supergravity Pictures has picked ...

North American briefs: Focus sets release date for 'Loving'

North American briefs: Focus sets release date for 'Loving' Plus: Rlj Entertainment picks up Kickboxer: Vengeance; CinemaCon honour for Bryce Dallas Howard; and more… Focus Features will release Jeff Nichols’ upcoming drama Loving in the Us in an exclusive ...

North American briefs: Focus features sets release date for 'Loving'

North American briefs: Focus features sets release date for 'Loving' Plus: Rlj Entertainment picks up Kickboxer: Vengeance; CinemaCon honour for Bryce Dallas Howard; and more… Focus features will release Jeff Nichols’ upcoming race drama Loving in the Us in an ...

North American briefs: Rlj Entertainment picks up 'Kickboxer: Vengeance'

North American briefs: Rlj Entertainment picks up 'Kickboxer: Vengeance' Plus: CinemaCon honour for Bryce Dallas Howard; Brightlight Pictures staffs up; and more… Rlj Entertainment has acquired all Us rights to Kickboxer: Vengeance, starring Jean-Claude Van Damme in a ...

Nicole Miller wins Aidc Access Internship to work at UK's Pulse Films

The Australian International Documentary Conference wrapped up last night, with delegates gathering for closing drinks at Acmi, where Roy Ackerman announced the winner of Aidc's Access internship. ...

Struggle Street creators reflect on Blacktown mayor's 'smear campaign'

They were joined by the director and producer of 2015’s Gayby Baby on a panel titled In the Eye of a Media Sh*tstorm at Melbourne’s documentary conference The creators of controversial Sbs miniseries ...

Play School puts out casting call for child with two dads to show diverse families

ABC children’s TV program also scouting for ‘an adopted family, an extended family, a blended family, an Indigenous nuclear family’ for its ‘through the windows’ segment More than a decade after Play ...

Maya Newell on 2015 and Gayby Baby: 'We learned some things need to get ugly for change'

Director whose debut feature film on children of gay parents became the subject of frenzied media debate says the episode was bruising, but ultimately valuable It has been a big year for Australian ...

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