June 3 2010

South Solitary Opens the Sydney Film Festival

The Sydney Film Festival kicked off with the world premiere of South Solitary directed by Shirley Barrett, produced by Marian Macgowan and starring Miranda Otto, Marton Csokas and Barry Otto.

Press Links: [ABC News] [SMH] [SFF Opening Night Gallery]

May 30 2010

Boxing For Palm Island premieres at Message Sticks

The documentary Boxing For Palm Island directed by Adrian Wills and produced by Michaela Perske and Miranda Culley premiered at Message Sticks at the Sydney Opera House on the 6th of May to an enthusiastic and receptive audience. The documentary has received critical praise from Australian film industry colleagues and audiences. Message Sticks will tour Australia from June to September 2010.

Press Links: [Inside Story] [Sydney Morning Herald] [The Australian]

May 30 2010

Sarah Radclyffe Productions & Macgowan Films acquire film rights to novel ‘JULIAN CORKLE IS A FILTHY LIAR’

Sarah Radclyffe (Sarah Radclyffe Productions Ltd) and Marian Macgowan (Macgowan Films Pty Ltd) have acquired the option to produce a feature film from the soon to be released debut novel Julian Corkle is a Filthy Liar by DJ Connell. Between them the well regarded filmmakers are credited for producing a long list of successful Australian and international films including Two Hands, Lillian’s Story, The Edge of Love, Death Defying Acts, Tara Road and Blessed. [More]