• Gusto Films is an award-winning production co. based in Melbourne run by Gus Berger.

    We own and operate the Thornbury Picture House & Blow Up Cinema – Melbourne’s premier outdoor cinema company.

    We also make documentary films.

    Out latest film is THE LOST CITY OF MELBOURNE which we directed, produced and are distributing.
    Following its world premiere at the Melbourne International Film Festival it recently won an AFCA (Aust. Film Critics Assoc.) award for Best Documentary and it was also the highest grossing Australian documentary in Australia in 2022.

  • Thornbury Picture House

    A local, independent cinema in the heart of Thornbury. Screening a mix of new releases and classic movies.


  • Blow Up Cinema

    Blow Up Cinema is a fully self-contained, mobile cinema and it pops up and presents great films in interesting places such as Chopper in an old prison and music doc’s in iconic rock venues.


  • Red Hot Shorts

    Red Hot Shorts showcases top shelf short film content has been running at Melbourne’s premier arts venue, ACMI since 2008.
    We also curate short films events. Clients include Federation Square, Harvest Festival, White Night Melbourne, Deckchair Cinema & more.


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