Australian films have received Academy Award nominations in seven of the last eight decades and across every category except one – Original Song.
Our Australian Films at the Oscars curated collection is now updated to include nominees from this decade, including three recent Best Picture nominees: Mad Max: Fury Road (2015), Hacksaw Ridge (2016) and Lion (2016, pictured above).
Mad Max: Fury Road remains the most-nominated and most-awarded Australian film at the Oscars, with ten nominations and six Oscars.
The most recent Australian film nominated at the Oscars was last year, in the Live Action Short category. The Eleven O'Clock (2017) was written by and starred Josh Lawson (opposite Damon Herriman) and was directed by Derin Seale. Here is a teaser for the film: