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NEW RELEASE: Magic Harvest

Feeding the world’s ever-expanding population is a growing global concern. Where is the land that once grew food? It’s at your own back door!

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NEW RELEASE: Where To Invade Next?

Academy Award®-winning director Michael Moore returns with what may be his most provocative, subversive and hilarious film yet.

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NEW RELEASE: Hired Assassins

Australia's political life as seen through the eyes of five editorial cartoonists: a documentary that takes us from the children overboard to the War in Iraq.

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NEW RELEASE: Death Of A Gentleman

Two cricket fans who became journalists, Old Etonian Sam Collins and larrikin Aussie Jarrod Kimber, from opposite ends of the social and geographic scale but united by their love of Test cricket, join forces to try to help save it.

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NEW RELEASE: Helen's War: Portrait of a Dissident

Dr Helen Caldicott, firebrand anti-nuclear campaigner, celebrated author and Nobel Peace Prize nominee, is too alarmed to retire. Certain that the White House's War on Terror is escalating the global nuclear arms race.

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A romantic drama set in Germany just before WWI and centered on a married woman who falls in love with her husband's protégé. Separated first by duties and then by the war, they pledge their devotion to one another.

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NEW TO SUBSCRIBERS: Paul Kelly: Stories Of Me

"PAUL KELLY - STORIES OF ME charts the remarkable life of one of Australia’s most gifted and beloved singer-songwriters.

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NEW RELEASE: 52 Tuesdays

16 year old Billie's reluctant path to independence is accelerated when her mother reveals plans to gender transition and their time together becomes limited to Tuesday afternoons.

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NEW RELEASE: Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon

The life and career of the legendary Hollywood insider, Shep Gordon.

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Víctor receives an unusual proposal, to carry 7 boxes of unknown content through the Market Number 4 but things get complicated along the way.

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date: 26th Aug 2016

tags: Politics, Society

In “Where to Invade Next” Michael Moore sets out to tell his fellow Americans what most of us already suspect: America is not the middle class paradise that Americans are led to believe. It’s actually a long way down the table on healthcare, looking after the homeless, prison reform and other basic benefits that wealthy first world countries are expected to provide for its citizens.

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date: 18th Aug 2016

tags: Education, Science

We’re right in the middle of National Science Week. It’s a week that celebrates science and technology, and the contributions of many to these fields. So why not spark your curiosity and get inspired by one of our stunning science films: Sepideh: Reaching for the StarsIn the Shadow of the MoonParticle FeverWho’s Afraid of Wilhelm ReichPandora’s PromiseThis Changes Everything.


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date: 18th Aug 2016

tags: Culture, Politics

“Hired Assassins” is a documentary that explores Australia’s political landscape as seen through the sharp eyes of its best editorial cartoonists. In it, we are plunged into the editorial world of daily newspapers and political satire as the cartoonists attempt to distill humour from the chaotic blend of world events.

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Death of a Gentleman

date: 15th Aug 2016

tags: Sport

“Death of a Gentleman” follows two cricket journalists as they trace an international scandal that will rock cricket to its core. Is test cricket dead? And can it be saved?

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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: 3rd Aug 2016

tags: Romance

Set in Germany, “A Promise” is a romantic drama that centres upon the relationship between a married woman and her husband’s protégé. As their love is thwarted, separated first by duty and then by war, they make a promise to one another: a pledge of devotion, against all the odds.

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date: 31st Jul 2016

tags: Music

We’re excited to release into our Subscriber collection “Paul Kelly: Stories of Me” – a film that celebrates the many lives, loves, and losses of one of Australia’s most beloved and gifted songwriters . Director Ian Darling charts the remarkable public career of Paul Kelly and provides great insight into the private man behind the music.

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date: 19th Jul 2016

tags: LGBQI

“52 Tuesdays” tells the story of the relationship between James, a mother undergoing gender transition, and James’ teenage daughter Billy, as they both struggle to come to terms with their new lives while keeping their relationship intact.

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date: 14th Jul 2016

tags: Documentary

Someone had to make a film about Shep Gordon. Gordon is a music industry legend, a Hollywood manager whose stellar career saw him befriend almost every celebrity you can name and whose clientele ranged from Blondie to Alice Cooper. In “Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon”, Mike Myers tries his hand at documenting to catch the life and times of the legend on film.

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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.”



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