Win 1 of 10 Irrational Man Double Passes

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Thanks to our friends at eOne, score yourself 1 of 10 Double passes to Irrational Man – in cinemas nationally August 20. Starring Joaquin Phoenix, Emma Stone and Parker Posey, Irrational Man is a wry, upbeat comedy about a brilliant but tormented philosophy professor in crisis. Abe (Phoenix) arrives at a picturesque Rhode Island College feeling that […]

Screenwise Welcomes Presenting Tutor James Kerley

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Screenwise is pleased to welcome Presenting tutor James Kerley, the well-known, popular and charismatic TV and Radio presenter. James has had an incredibly diverse career in both radio and television presenting. The very talented presenter has joined our wonderful list of acclaimed tutors and will be the host of our next presenting course. The Presenting Course […]

Screen Acting Beginners – 29 August

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The next round of Screen Acting Beginners Course commences 29 August. Auditions are not required, so this is the perfect opportunity to find out if acting is the right profession for you. Book here. The course format consists of one class per week over 6 weeks on Saturday mornings. This course is a great introduction […]

Screenwise Giveaway

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Win 1 of 10 Double Passes to Mr Holmes Thanks to Transmission Films, we have 10 Double In-season passes to see Academy Award nominee Ian McKellen take on one of British literature’s most revered characters, Mr Holmes– in cinemas nationally July 23. In 1947, the world famous sleuth has retired to a remote Sussex farmhouse, […]

Screenwise Showreel Graduate Matt Levett awarded the Heath Ledger Scholarship for 2015.

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Screenwise Showreel graduate Matt Levett has been announced as this year’s winner of the hotly contested Heath Ledger Scholarship, which supports emerging Australian talent in the US. The Australians in Film Heath Ledger Scholarship sponsored by Screenwise was held June 1st at the famous Sunset Marquis hotel in West Hollywood. In attendance were judges including […]

2015 ADG Awards


The ADG Awards went off with a bang on Friday 8th May at the Sofitel Melbourne on Collins. As a proud sponsor, Screenwise was in attendance at the Awards which celebrate the outstanding work of Australian screen directors, covering the breadth of screen directing, with categories across film, television and online. For the full list of 2015 […]

Showreel July 2015 Intake – Auditions booking fast

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Recognised as Screenwise’s most popular part – time course, Showreel is a proven launch pad for many high profile actors. Over the space of 40 weeks you will refine your acting skills in preparation for the 5 week production of a professional and competitive Showreel. Screenwise graduates develop a showreel that illustrates the breadth and […]

5 Questions to Ask When Choosing an Acting School in Australia


Deciding on what and where to study is an important step in your acting career. It isn’t an exact science, and the decision you make must be one that is right for you. If you’re planning on taking an acting course and are trying to choose an acting school in Australia then here are 5 […]

8 Australian Actors who have perfected the American Accent


There is nothing worse than a bad accent. It can distract viewers from the plot and alienate the audience. A good actor embodies their character and can convince the audience into believing the character’s journey. Learning an american accent is not easy however it can be done with the right dialogue training. If you’re looking […]

Directors Guild Awards winners announced

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Directors Guild Award Winners Announced :  Original article at Mediaweek | 11 May 2015 The 2015 Australian Directors Guild Award winners include Tony Krawitz for Best Direction in a TV Mini Series for Devil’s Playground (episode 5) and Matthew Saville for Best Direction in a TV Comedy for Please Like Me. The Awards took place at the Sofitel Melbourne on Collins and were hosted by The Chaser’s Chris Taylor. JackieWoodburne and Alan Fletcher were at […]