Where we fight all things #SydFilmFest, what we’re seeing and what to look out for with Film Club’s Ian Barr & 2SER’s Stephen Hill
Note: Plot point discussions follow for Judy and Punch and The Nightingale It’s incredibly disquieting that two revenge flicks, both supported by Australian State funding agencies, both starring Damon Herriman in the role of an […]
“It’s a pretty unusual film, it’s a fictionalised origin story about the infamous Punch and Judy puppet play”
We don’t deserve Pedro Almodovar; thank God he disagrees
The Apollo 11 mission might be one of the last things that might typically call for a suspense-ridden retelling. Thankfully, the filmmakers didn’t listen
Where we fight about all things Sydney Film Festival, what we’re seeing and what you should see with the Film in Revolt crew and 2SER’s Stephen Hill
Earning the time to tell this story, The Lives of Others Director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck has triumphed again
Growing older is hard, growing up is harder
“Animals is about two women around their early thirties and figuring out whether can continue to party and live together and be wild or whether there’s something else they want in life.” “I love Dublin […]
It’s rare that a film with such efficient storytelling could flounder for nearly two hours.
Are zombie movies experiencing a fatigue or a renaissance?
“Endzeit is a mashup of a zombie horror movie, a road movie and a buddy movie and also a German fairy-tale. It’s about two young women who are mismatched and embarking on a journey”
Where we chat all things #SydFilmFest, trends & late announcements with Sydney Film Festival Director Nashen Moodley & preview flicks premiering over the coming few days
A British gun for hire, a wedding, a less than willing bride and a mysterious stranger. What could possibly go wrong? Well, ‘The Wedding Guest’
That which we do garner from these intimate portraits in their depiction of that so affecting our subjects’ lives is moving and, due in no small part to each of the leads’ willingness to share and be so open, roundly impacting
PJ Harvey wasn’t up for recording a regular album, so she took it on the road
A near-futurist neon-dystopian theological Brazilian sex-sci-fi isn’t what you’d normally come across at the cinema, but that’s why we have Film Festivals
Above and beyond all else beautifully shot, the sequences in each of the four locations are rendered stunningly as the lens drifts over landscapes or hovers on daily routines or else
The title tells you everything you need to know
It’s rare you see a newcomer with such star power but then there’s The Best of Dorien B.
‘Cat on a Hot Tin Roof’ is something you might never have heard if not for Tennessee Williams. A southernism if ever there was one, one of the titan writer’s most beloved plays is replete […]
Where we chat all things #SydFilmFest with Documentary Program Co-ordinator Jenny Neighbour, Guess Why They Call It The Blues and fight about Aladdin till we’re blue in the face