WATCH Articles

 

MADEgram pres. The True Cost

Recently my place of residence had a delivery of an industrial sewing machine – a great big beast that represents the V8 supercar of all needle bearing mecha...

Partisan

On the outskirts of a non-specific Eastern European town, where rundown slums and decaying architecture set a semi-post-apocalyptic scene, a concealed door i...

Appropriate Behaviour

We've all been there. You're in your twenties, you're in love, and when you decide to finally call it quits, all you're left with is a hefty ...

Clouds of Sils Maria

Though there are many clouds hovering above the Swiss township of Sils Maria, it's the Maloja Snake that the region is famous for. Blink (or, more likely...

Should you subscribe to Netflix Australia?

SIGNING UP: OK, so I sign up. I'm told I get one free month, and every month after that is $11.95 (because I want HD quality). “Don't worry yo...

Fishing with Eleventeen Eston

It's been 10 months now since Eleventeen Eston set the tone for summer with the release of Delta Horizon via LA label Not Not Fun. Since the release Pert...

While We're Young

Age is just a number – we're led to believe – unless you're in your late forties and featured in a Noah Baumbach film. There have been more op-ed pie...

It Follows

When they go to the movies together Issy and her dad have a long-running tradition of only seeing horror or disaster flicks (Freud's official term for th...

Mommy

Dieu merci Mommy's coming out in Australia a full month before Mother's Day, so you're not particularly tempted to take your own along. You'l...

Why Don't You Play In Hell?

The suspension of disbelief you need while watching cult Japanese director Sion Sono's latest film Why Don't You Play in Hell? is like balancing on a...

Dior and I

The true test of a good fashion documentary is when you manage to to get swept up, while wearing a seen-better-decades op shop shirt and a pair of jeans you ...

Mudlark, 'Resting on Hollow Laurels Resting'

Last year in January Mudlark released their debut EP Zimdahl on beautiful 12" 180-gram vinyl whilst its digital reflection still remains as a pay-what-y...

Flickerfest 2015

Who you share your movies with is important. See no home theatre set-up can combat with the film bud that's yelping, “what else can we watch?&rdquo...

Alliance Française French Film Festival for the Diso...

I once attended classes at the Alliance Française language school where the teacher was kind enough to let me assume a faux name when I was très disappointed...

A Most Violent Year

The year is 1981. Violence is at an all-time high in New York City – more than 120,000 reported robberies and 2,100 murders – not to mention the AIDS crisis ...

The Ocean Party 'Floodlights' video premiere

We're proud as a juice box full of pineapple punch to premiere the video for 'Floodlights', the third single from The Ocean Party's jangle-po...

Citizenfour

As someone who's had their bank account, ahem, “compromised” twice in the last six months and who was forever scarred by the 1994 epic Hacker...

Selma

Awards season is always heavy on the can-do, cosy biopics. This year we’ve seen a woman battle ill-fitting hiking boots/her past, a man’s brain outmuscle a d...

The Theory of Everything

There's a time and a place for an against-all-odds biopic, and the life of a famous physicist/cultural icon is – against all odds – a good place to start...

Wild

Within the early minutes of Wild protagonist Cheryl Strayed (Reese Witherspoon) pulls a Hank Scorpio and says goodbye to her shoe. Strayed is hiking North Am...

Birdman

Fame, art, spotlight, performance and magical realism - that's what we talk about when we talk about Birdman, the unique summer dazzler from director Ale...

Doll and Em

Doll & Em is the best TV show you (probably) didn't watch last year. (I hope you were watching Transparent, though. Did you watch Transparent? You ne...

Levins's First Annual Christmas Movie Trivia Extrava...

Die Hard. Gremlins. Lethal Weapon. Home Alone. What do these four movies have in common besides being AWESOME? They’re all set during Christmas! For the pas...

Levins's First Annual Christmas Movie Trivia Extrava...

Here they are – the answers to our First Annual Christmas Movie Trivia Extravaganza! Absolutely no apologies in advance to any Love Actually fans, especially...

Marfa Girl

“Prepare to visit a town you'd never want to call home” - says the blurb on a DVD of Gummo. I don't necessarily blame the poor drone tryi...

The Green Prince

The premise is just about as unlikely as they come – Palestinian turned Israeli informant and political refugee. Nadav Schirman's documentary The Green P...

Nightcrawler

Meet Lou Bloom. He's energetic, efficient and willing to go the extra mile for a job well done. He'd be handsome too, if his oversized 'sad kid p...

Adventure Time

Created by Pendleton Ward in 2006, Adventure Time is a cult cartoon series set in the semi-post apocalyptic Land of Oooh; a land of imagination overload wher...