Australian features surface at SFF 2016

Here's where we start to talk and wonder - a bunch of local features which will define the year emerge at the Sydney Film Festival
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Image: from the poster for Down Under, as per the international sales agent, Embankment Films.   

The Sydney Film Festival has already announced that Goldstone, the second film from Ivan Sen in the mould of Mystery Road, is the opening night film.

Also new to audiences is Down Under, described like this: ‘A black comedy set during the aftermath of the Cronulla riots, it is the story of two carloads of hotheads from both sides of the fight destined to collide.’ 

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David Tiley was the Editor of Screenhub from 2005 until he became Content Lead for Film in 2021 with a special interest in policy. He is a writer in screen media with a long career in educational programs, documentary, and government funding, with a side order in script editing. He values curiosity, humour and objectivity in support of Australian visions and the art of storytelling.

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