Australian Film

Aussie! Aussie! Aussie! Here we have collected all things ocker, be they movies or television. You'll find Nicole Kidman rubbing shoulders with Norman Gunston, and Judy Davis with Yahoo Serious. There's Crocodile Dundee, Barry McKenzie, Mad Max, and Kath and Kim. Drama, comedy, romance and thrillers, if it's got Bryan Brown or Jack Thompson in it, chances are this is where you'll find it! Right: Dame Edna Everidge.

The Babadook (2014)

Director: Jennifer Kent
Starring: Essie Davis, Daniel Henshall, Noah Wiseman, Hayley McElhinney, Barbara West, Ben...

Baba-dook-dook-dook joins Candyman and Bloody Mary as words too terrifying to say, but too tempting not to, thanks to Australian writer-director... Read more

Wake in Fright (1971)

Director: Ted Kotcheff
Starring: Gary Bond, Donald Pleasence, Chips Rafferty, Sylvia Kay, Jack Thompson, John Mei...

A naive young teacher finds himself in a remote outback school where the 'pupils' are more interested in killing kangaroos and sexual experimentation... Read more

Look Both Ways (2005)

Director: Sarah Watt
Starring: Justine Clarke, William McInnes, Anthony Hayes, Lisa Flanagan, Andrew S Gilbert,...

This inventive and impressive first feature from Australian Sarah Watt combines animation and real life to tell the stories of several disparate peopl... Read more

Charlie's Country (2013)

Director: Rolf de Heer
Starring: David Gulpilil, Peter Djiggir, Luke Ford

The great Australian Aboriginal actor David Gulpilil won the Un Certain Regard acting award at Cannes for this mesmerising performance closely reflect... Read more

Till Human Voices Wake Us (2002)

Director: Michael Petroni
Starring: Guy Pearce, Helena Bonham Carter

Spectacularly photographed in Australia and hauntingly atmospheric in theme, "Till Human Voices Wake Us" teams Guy Pearce and Helena Bonham Carter in... Read more

Kath and Kim: Series 2 (2003)

Starring: Jane Turner, Gina Riley, Magda Szubanski, Glenn Robbins

Look at moiye, look at moiye, look at moiye. Look out peoples! Kath and Kim, the suburban nightmare living the suburban dream, are back in 2003. Big t... Read more

Blacktown (2005)

Director: Kriv Stenders
Starring: Tony Ryan, Niki Owen, Kriv Stenders

A true indie film, shot on digital with a sizeable chunk of the director's own money, this is a love-against-the-odds story in which the disillusioned... Read more

He Died with a Felafel in his Hand (2000)

Director: Richard Lowenstein
Starring: Noah Taylor, Emily Hamilton, Romane Bohringer, Sophie Lee

Budding writer (Noah Taylor) has just moved into his 47th shared house, this time in Brisbane and the flatmates have not improved. One lives in a clos... Read more

Blessed (2009)

Director: Ana Kokkinos
Starring: Deborra-Lee Furness, Frances O'Connor, Miranda Otto, Victoria Haralabidou, Willi...

A tender and stirring portrayal of a single day from two very different perspectives. Seven children wander the streets in an urban odyssey but not al... Read more

The Nugget (2002)

Director: Bill Bennett
Starring: Eric Bana, Stephen Curry, Dave O'Neil

"The Nugget" is a tale about a group of three road workers who stumble upon the world's biggest nugget and become instant millionaires, or so they thi... Read more