2015 Archive

  • Major and independent distributors confirm support for AIMC

    The member companies of the Motion Picture Distributors Association of Australia (MPDAA) and the Australian Independent Distributors Association (AIDA) have expressed their full support for the 2015 AIMC. Read more...

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  • Independent film distributors host Tuesday evening session

    The member companies of the Australian Independent Distributors Association (AIDA) will host dinner on Tuesday evening 13 October. This gala function will also include distributor product presentations and an Awards Ceremony dedicated to...

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  • IP Awarness launches new Anti-Piracy Campaign

    The IP Awareness Foundation is a broad membership of film and television organisations in Australia committed to educating people about the value of screen content, highlighting the role of copyright and how the choices of consumers make...

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  • New online copyright infringement research released

    The Government has released new research on the levels of online copyright infringement in Australia and why people choose to download content illegally. The research shows Australia has high levels of online copyright infringement. TNS...

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  • October 01st, 2015

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    THE DRESSMAKER announced as opening night film

    The 70th Australian International Movie Convention at Jupiters Hotel & Casino on Queensland’s Gold Coast from October 11-15 will open in style with a Filmmaker Screening of ‘The Dressmaker’. Director Jocelyn Moorhouse...

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  • 2015 Film Distributor Screening Schedule

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  • Interviews and BO Awards feature during dinner on Monday

    Join us for dinner from 6:45pm on Monday 12 October in the Pavilion Ballroom during which Alaric McAusland - Managing Director, Deluxe Australia, will interview Jocelyn Moorhouse - Director of the soon-to-be released film THE DRESSMAKER,...

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  • Gala finale to wrap up 2015 AIMC

    Coca-Cola will host the gala convention wrap party - themed BRING OUT THE COLOUR - from 7:30pm on Thursday 15 October in the Pavilion Ballroom. Join fellow delegates for a gala dinner, entertainment, fun and the presentation of major...

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  • Expanded trade show exhibiting the latest in cinema products

    Make time to meet our regular trade exhibitor partners as well as our many new partners, all presenting a wide range of exciting and innovative products. With such a busy AIMC program, why not pre-book your appointments with trade...

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  • Movie previews with broad appeal

    Movie previews at AIMC 2015 offer diversity and broad appeal for exhibitors. Sunday 11 October - 7:00pm - THE DRESSMAKER Screen Australia's special Filmmaker Screening attended by Director, Jocelyn Moorhouse, and Producer, Sue Maslin -...

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  • Guest speakers to inform, invigorate and intrigue

    AIMC guest presenters on Monday 12 October will uncover consumer trends and industry initiatives including: Demystifying Millennials - Jo Bladen, General Manager-Studios, The Walt Disney Company Australia and New Zealand, will share...

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  • Industry recognition awards to be presented throughout the week

    During dinner on Monday 12 October, the AIMC will recognise the highest grossing box office movies for the 2014 / 2015 year in the following categories: Foreign Language Film Australian Film New Zealand Film Film in New Zealand 3D Film in...

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  • News Corp to host Inspire series of panels

    With the industry celebrating one of the most successful years at the Box Office, News Corp Australia presents a series of panels to inspire exhibitors to present the best movies in the best facilities and best environment possible to reach...

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  • 4DX advancing the movie theatre experience

    What is 4DX? Advancing the movie theatre experience from watching the movie to almost living it, 4DX is the ultimate in state of the art technology delivering a fully immersive cinematic experience. Inside every dedicated 4DX auditorium,...

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  • Lifetime Achievement Award recipient announced

    Congratulations to Russell Anderson who will receive the AIMC 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award. Russell started in the industry in 1965 as an Office Cadet with the Greater Union Organisation in Adelaide, working in various roles and...

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  • Deluxe Australia hosts chat with two of Australia's pre-eminent filmmakers

    Managing Director of Deluxe Australia, Alaric McAusland led the chat during dinner on Monday 12 October with Director Jocelyn Moorhouse, whose film The Dressmaker earned an enthusiastic reception at a Screen Australia-hosted screening last...

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  • SunEdison Prize Draw Announcement

    SunEdison would like to congratulate the winner of their Trade Show prize draw at the 2015 AIMC - Neil Merrin, Nelsons Bay Cinema, NSW.

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  • IP Awareness releases new piracy research

    New piracy research shows fall in rates following a range of measures including new legislation. Copyright advocate warns against complacency as 40% of persistent pirates say they are pirating more. New research released at the Australian...

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