Best of the Lavazza Italian Film Festival

September 15, 2017

Presented by Palace Cinemas, the 18th Lavazza Italian Film Festival screens nationally from Sept 12 to Oct 8, presenting over 30 films from Italy today. That’s a daunting number to choose from. Just as well Ciao has […]

Decline and Fall DVD giveaway

September 15, 2017

Based on the brilliant but little-known Evelyn Waugh 1928 novel, Decline and Fall hilariously follows the misadventures of a young divinity student, Paul Pennyfeather (Jack Whitehall). After being expelled from Oxford, he’s forced to take a […]

At Home with Ankit Chopra from Eat Me Chutneys

September 13, 2017

With a commitment to social justice and tackling food waste, Eat Me Chutneys is a truly remarkable concept. Using wonky produce they describe as “lumpy, bumpy, kinky and colourful”, they are committed to running an […]

New movies this week

September 12, 2017

Victoria & Abdul David Stratton bravely managed to award this oddity three stars, but admitted, “there’s something a bit off-key” about it. He may have been too polite to point out what that was out. So, for […]

Stars September

September 7, 2017

Aries This is an ideal time for adventure, both physically and metaphorically speaking. Opportunities to explore new horizons emerge around the Full Moon on 6 September. Taurus ‘Action’ is the key word to personal fulfilment […]

Lavazza Italian Film Festival 2017

September 5, 2017

Ever since most inner west cinema-lovers can remember, September has been a special month on Norton St. For that’s when the Lavazza Italian Film Festival comes to town. Established in 2000 by Palace Cinema’s founder Antonio […]

New movies this week

September 5, 2017

That’s Not Me A disclaimer in the credits of That’s Not Me states, “Jared Leto was in no way involved in the making of this movie.” Phew! Just as well, since Melbourne husband and wife […]