date: 2nd May 2017

tags: News, Politics, War


John Pilger reveals that the world’s greatest military power, the United States, and the world’s second economic power, China, both nuclear-armed, are on the road to war.

>> Watch “The Coming War on China” Now


date: 1st May 2017

tags: Australian history, News


Beyond Our Ken gains access to Australia’s notorious cult Kenja – a ‘spiritual awareness centre’ accused of hypnotic mind control, sexual abuse and blamed by families for the disappearance of loved ones.

>> Watch “Beyond Our Ken”


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International Day of the World’s Indigenous People is a time to celebrate and acknowledge indigenous stories – and what better way is there than through documentary film?


date: 13th Jul 2016

tags: Documentary, Film Festivals, News



Beamafilm are proud to have been sponsors of the Melbourne Documentary Film Festival in its inaugural year. Over the past three days, the Melbourne Documentary Film Festival presented a fantastic variety of documentaries, both short and feature-length. The overall winner of the Supreme Jury Prize was vaping documentary “A Billion Lives.”


date: 3rd Jun 2016

tags: Activism, Environment, News, Wildlife


On Sunday the 5th of June, the world will celebrate World Environment Day. Get inspired and check out the best way to get involved through film.


date: 23rd May 2016

tags: Film, News

Ken Loach Palm d'Or

Ken Loach takes out the Palm D’Or at the Cannes Film Festival for the second time with his film “I, Daniel Blake.” Celebrate the work of this iconic director with Beamafilm.

>> Check out some of Ken Loach’s earlier work on Beamafilm now.


date: 13th May 2016

tags: Food, News, War

Make Hummus Not War

May the 13th is International Hummus Day. So tonight, grab your crackers and dip and check out “Make Hummus Not War” which asks – could  a regional love of hummus be the recipe for peace in the Middle East?

>> Watch “Make Hummus Not War” now.



Beginning on the 14th of April, the highly anticipated Tribeca Film Festival will run for 11 days, highlighting some of the world’s best upcoming independent features and documentaries.


date: 30th Mar 2016

tags: News

Australian Digital Alliance

Beamafilm Co-founder, Louise van Rooyen, was invited to speak at the Australian Digital Alliance’s Copyright Forum On the 18th of March. The panel is now available to view in full.


date: 24th Feb 2016

tags: Awards, Documentary, Film, Media, News


The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will soon announce their selection for the best documentary feature of 2016.  Two docs nominated in the 88th Academy Awards, “Cartel Land” and “The Look of Silence”, will be released on Beamafilm next month ahead alongside previous winners: Citizenfour (2015); Searching for Sugar Man (2013); The Cove (2010) and Man on Wire (2009).



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