Screen Australia funds first documentary in Virtual Reality

Film, News & Commentary, Screen |

Sydney contemporary artist and skateboarder Shaun Gladwell has become the first recipient of Screen Australia documentary funding for a virtual reality project. Gladwell, who has had skateboarders as a recurring motif in his artworks for many years, will document his quest to teach a young British Muslim woman how to skateboard, through virtual reality. The film,

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REVIEW: Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds get the perfect send-off in new documentary

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It’s no secret that Debbie Reynolds and her daughter Carrie Fisher haven’t always had the most functional relationship. If you’ve seen the semi-autobiographical Carrie Fisher-penned film Postcards from the Edge, you’ll know that these two courageous and indefatigable Hollywood legends didn’t often see eye-to-eye. The film tells of a domineering, spotlight hungry showbiz mother (it’s from Fisher’s perspective) and

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La La Land dominates Golden Globes while Meryl Streep slams Trump

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Writer and director Damien Chazelle’s La La Land has picked up an astonishing seven Golden Globes, including Best Picture (Musical or Comedy), Best Actor for Ryan Gosling, Best Actress for Emma Stone, and both Best Director and Best Screenplay for Chazelle. Barry Jenkins’ Moonlight, another Academy Award favourite, picked up the award for Best Picture (Drama), But it’s eight-time

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