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STRICTLY BALLROOM – Rediscover Baz Luhrmann’s first film this year at Cannes with Elvis in the Official Selection

The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia, M&A Films, Baz Luhrmann and Spectrum Films have collaborated to digitally preserve and restore Baz Luhrmann’s first feature, Strictly Ballroom in the Cannes Classics’ selection. This 4K restoration utilized original materials held in the NFSA’s collection staying true to the film’s original presentation in 1992. The Original […]

LITTLE TORNADOES – rolling out nationally May 12

Introverted Leo is a metalworker at his small town’s local plant. After his wife vanishes, leaving him to care for their two young children, he is bereft – barely able to cook a decent meal or keep the household running. So when a recently-arrived Italian colleague suggests that his sister, Maria, act as surrogate homemaker, […]

SERIOUSLY RED World Premiere on March 13th at SXSW

The comedy written by and starring Krew Boylan and directed by Gracie Otto will have its world premiere at SXSW Film Festival in the Narrative Feature category. The story follows Red (Boylan), a vivacious but, at times, misguided red-head who trades her job in real estate for a new career as a Dolly Parton impersonator. […]

CLEAN – World Premiere March 12 at SXSW

CLEAN is a fly-on-the-wall exploration of trauma cleaning through the journey of larger-than-life business owner Sandra Pankhurst and the workers at Melbourne’s Specialised Trauma Cleaning Services. Trauma cleaners clean spaces that no one else will touch – hoarder sites, meth-labs, murder scenes, deaths and suicides. They clean the homes of some of society’s most vulnerable […]

HERE OUT WEST – in cinemas February 3

Stories from eight talented Western Sydney writers intertwine through themes of family and place. Nancy visits her daughter in hospital who has just given birth. Tagging along is her 8-year-old Lebanese neighbour, Amirah, who she is babysitting. It is a bittersweet meeting for Nancy, as her new grandchild is about to be taken away, her […]

Full Bloom is back for a 2nd season!

So pleased that we were asked to work on this fabulous series again this year where another ten of America’s most unique and talented florists battle it out for the title of Full Bloom Champion and take home the $100 000 prize. Series two kicks off with the Blind Bouquet challenge followed by the Team […]

ABLAZE premieres at 2021 Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF)

Melbourne opera singer Tiriki Onus sets out to uncover the mystery surrounding the life of his Indigenous grandfather William Bill Onus. As Tiriki journeys across the continent he pieces together Bill’s story. He unearths a fiery and charismatic civil rights leader, entrepreneur, theatre impresario and, probably, the first Indigenous filmmaker. Through rare archival footage, state-of-the-art […]

CENSUS 2021 videos in 7 languages

Access Media translated 4 videos into Arabic, Cantonese, Mandarin, Farsi, French, Korean and Vietnamese and provided both subtitles and language recordings in these 7 languages.To view one of these language videos go to https://www.accessmedia.com.au/services/language-services/We also created the Captions for the Deaf and hearing impaired and Descriptive Transcripts for the Blind and visually impaired.#accessmedia.au

Gullpilil

MY NAME IS GULPILIL is available with Audio Description

In his final film, the great Australian actor David Gulpilil faces his own mortality: he is dying of lung cancer. He talks to a future audience about what it is to stare down death, and what it was to live a life such as he did, a dizzying mix of traditional Aboriginal ways and modern […]

BLIND AMBITION – will be released in Australian theatres on the 3rd March

Having escaped starvation and tyranny in their homeland of Zimbabwe, four refugees have conquered the odds to become South Africa’s top sommeliers. Driven by relentless optimism, a passion for their craft and unshakeable national pride, they form Zimbabwe’s first ever wine tasting team and set their sights on the coveted title of ‘World Wine Tasting […]