Australia Tag Archive

Anisa Nandaula Rages Against Australia’s Draconian Refugee Policies in Bill+Brown’s Blistering ‘The Year Is 2020’

Art & Fashion

10th June, 2019

Bill+Brown discuss collaborating with writer Anisa Nandaula on gut punch film 'The Year is 2020' which calls out Australia’s draconian refugee policies.

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Visitor Capture a Female Sumo Wrestler’s Indomitable Will to Succeed in Music Video Doc ‘Resolution’

Documentary, Music

31st May, 2019

Visitor take DN behind the scenes of Safia music video doc 'Resolution', their stirring profile of a female sumo wrestler's indomitable will to succeed.

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Guilty Pleasures Meet Female Vengeance in Armand De Saint-Salvy’s One-Shot Music Video ’29 Gold Stars’


24th May, 2019

Armand De Saint-Salvy shares how he pulled off a one-shot tale of deceit and vengeance that unfolds over several weeks in music video '29 Gold Stars'.

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The Intense Memories of Love Slowly Fade Away in Rob Smith’s One-Shot Music Video ‘Catherine’


22nd May, 2019

Director Rob Smith explains how he conveyed the emotional evaporation of a break-up in one continuous circular shot for PHFAT music video 'Catherine'.

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Thomas Pike Devises a Novel Way to Find Sustenance in a Post-Apocalyptic World in ‘New Neighbourhood’


8th April, 2019

Thomas Pike tells DN how he devised and execute an absurdly novel method of hunting in a post-apocalyptic world for his 'New Neighbourhood' music video.

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An Isolated Young Man’s Conspiracy Theories Push Him into the Darkness of Radicalism in Julian Tuna’s ‘Joy’

Music, Premiere

20th March, 2019

Julian Tuna's disturbingly relevant music video 'Joy' depicts how the conspiracy theories of an isolated young man push him further into radicalism.

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Leilani Croucher Pens a Love Letter to the Repressed Parts of Womanhood in Olympia Music Video ‘Shoot To Forget’


8th March, 2019

Leilani Croucher discusses casting Olympia in a quintet of roles which embody the emotional traits women are expected to suppress in 'Shoot To Forget'.

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Asides, Live Action

26th February, 2019

Inside a lingerie fitting room a customer who has recently undergone a mastectomy tries to find a bra that works in Emily Avila's touching short 'Fitting'

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Substance Set out on a Stunning Journey of Exploration, Connection & Creation in Node Fest’s Sci-Fi Title Sequence


10th December, 2018

Sydney motion studio Substance tells DN how they expressed the iterative journey of creation in their epic sci-fi title sequence for Nodefest 2018.

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Girl of the Sky

Asides, Live Action

26th November, 2018

A Ukrainian girl shifts the power dynamic between herself and a boorish past hookup in Ariel Martin’s tale of teenage sexual expression 'Girl of the Sky'.

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“We Were Not The Part”: Pondering the Importance of The Go-Betweens


23rd November, 2018

Neil Fox ponders the legacy of seminal Australian indie rock band The Go-Betweens as presented through the lens of Kriv Stenders' new feature documentary.

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Get Your Brain Back

Animation, Asides

14th November, 2018

A cautionary tale made for our always connected era, Mighty Nice's 'Get Your Brain Back' ad spot encourages us to no longer be slaves to technology.

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