Natalie Miller is one of Australia’s cinematic pioneers having been a driving force in growing the Melbourne International Film Festival, bringing foreign language films to Australian cinemas, opening & co-owning Australia’s largest arthouse cinema complex in Cinema Nova and establishing her very own distribution shingle under the name Sharmill Films. Busy Lady!
A champion for the entertainment industry and a champion for women in film Miller is one of the most respected industry figureheads in the country. In pursuit of that The Natalie Miller Fellowship was created to award and foster leading Australian female talent in the screen industry.
To help foster the Fellowship a special advance fundraising screening is happening in Sydney @ Hoyts Entertainment Quarter on 10.30am Sunday March 12, 2017 of celebrated documentary The Eagle Huntress. All tix are $10!
Synopsis: The Eagle Huntress follows Aisholpan, a 13 year old girl, as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her family to become an eagle hunter, and rises to the pinnacle of an ancient tradition that has been handed down from father to son for centuries.
Set against the breathtaking expanse of the Mongolian steppe, The Eagle Huntress features some of the most awe-inspiring cinematography ever captured in a documentary, giving this intimate tale of a young girl’s quest the dramatic force of a narrative film.
Directed by Otto Bell, The Eagle Huntress is narrated by Daisy Ridley (Star Wars).
THE EAGLE HUNTRESS releases on MARCH 16, 2017 in AUSTRALIA through SONY PICTURES RELEASING