Paul Merrill

Thor, Elvis and Joe Exotic in Aussiewood: 15 film and TV productions filming in Australia’s pandemic screen boom

The COVID cloud has had a silver screen lining for Australia: as dozens of Hollywood stars flock Down Under, business is booming like never before

The 10 best Australian films of 2020

Thank the streaming gods – cinemas may have been empty this year, but there was no shortage of local films to enjoy from the comfort of home

The 10 best Australian TV shows of 2020

The must-watch dramas, thrillers, comedies and documentaries to hit the small screen this year

The 15 greatest underrated Aussie movies you’ve never seen

We’ve dug deep to unearth some hidden cinematic treasures that deserved to be big hits, but mostly rose without trace at the box office

The 15 greatest Australian LGBTQI films of all time

Queer cinema Down Under has a long, impressive history and still plays a big role in fighting the forces of bigotry

The best Australian movies of the 1990s

Here’s why it was the greatest ever decade for homegrown cinema

The 10 best Aussie films and TV shows of 2020 – so far

Coronavirus may have scuppered the entertainment industry’s plans for our screen time this year, but there have still been some true blue TV and movie gems released in the past six months. Here’s our half-time report