BLOG

date: 29th Aug 2017

tags: Biography, Information, Technology


riskblog

From the Academy Award-winning director of “Citizenfour” comes a compelling new portrait of whistle blower Julian Assange. Filmed over six years, “Risk” is a character study that collides with a high stakes election year and its controversial aftermath. Cornered in a tiny building for half a decade, Julian Assange is undeterred even as the legal jeopardy he faces threatens to undermine the organization he leads and fracture the movement he inspired. Capturing this story, director Laura Poitras finds herself caught between the motives and contradictions of Assange and his inner circle.

>> Watch “Risk” Now


[READ MORE…]

date: 5th Mar 2017

tags: Documentary, Humanities, Information


Pervert's Guide to Idelogy

The sequel to “The Pervert’s Guide to Cinema” sees the reunion of brilliant philosopher Slavoj Zizek with filmmaker Sophie Fiennes, now using their inventive interpretation of moving pictures to examine ideology – the collective fantasies that shape our beliefs and practices.

>> Watch “The Pervert’s Guide to Ideology” 


[READ MORE…]

date: 18th Jan 2017

tags: Information, Internet, War


Zero Days

Alex Gibney’s latest documentary details claims of the American/Israeli jointly developed malware Stuxnet – deployed not only to destroy Iranian enrichment centrifuges but also threaten attacks against Iranian civilian infrastructure.

>> Watch “Zero Days” Here


[READ MORE…]

date: 19th Dec 2016

tags: Information, Politics, War


National Bird

From Executive Producers Werner Herzog and Errol Morris, “National Bird” is the story of courageous whistle-blowers who break the silence around the secret U.S. drone war – a decision that will change their lives forever.


[READ MORE…]

date: 10th Oct 2015

tags: Australian Film, Culture, Documentary, Film, Information, News


sugarfixed

Latest film news:  2015 Australia’s best box office ever, Indiewire guide to documentary filmmaking, top 25 directors to follow on Twitter and the Antenna Documentary Film Festival: less than a week away.


[READ MORE…]

date: 24th Jul 2015

tags: Health, Information


That Sugar Film

See the film that’s making waves across the world. “That Sugar Film” asks the question – do you really know what’s in your ‘healthy’ food? “That Sugar Film” is one man’s journey to discover the bitter truth about sugar.


[READ MORE…]

internetsownboy

Programming prodigy and information activist Aaron Swartz has his fingerprints all over the internet – he was integral to the development of the basic internet protocol RSS and co-founded the global social news and entertainment website Reddit. But it was Swartz’s groundbreaking work in social justice and politics combined with his aggressive approach to information access that ensnared him in a two-year legal nightmare. ‘The Internet’s Own Boy’ is a personal story about what we lose when we ignore the implications of technology and its relationship to our civil liberties.
[READ MORE…]

JOIN MAILING LIST

Weekly news on new releases and stories on our films and filmmakers in the Beamafilm newsletter:

SUPPORT CREATIVITY

By using Beamafilm you are supporting independent film: more than 50% of our net income goes to our filmmakers. Much of our catalogue is exclusive to Beamafilm.

SHARE

Celebrate independent stories, ideas, art, film and voices. Support and share creativity by following Beamafilm:

670 Bourke St, Redfern, NSW 2016 | +61 2 9362 8731 | info@Beamafilm.com

© Beamafilm | F.A.Q | Terms and Conditions | Privacy Policy | Help