Snaps

February 8, 2018
Seeing in the back end of holidays at the Ciao Christmas Party held at Capriccio Osteria on Norton St

Local cinemas this week

February 7, 2018
Happy End Michael Haneke certainly doesn’t like “privileged white people.” In film after film (Funny Games, Hidden and the excruciating Benny’s Video) he’s sliced through the hidden veneers of social ritual and acceptable behaviour to […]

Purple Rain giveaway

February 7, 2018
“Sex, sweat and swagger…”  Those innovative people at Dendy Cinemas seem to be coming up with ever more clever ways of getting us into the theatres. One of the more intriguing special events just added […]

Local cinemas this week

January 31, 2018
Molly’s Game Aaron Sorkin, the writer behind The Social Network, The West Wing and the unfairly maligned Newsroom has long been known for his rapid-fire dialogue. His characters tend to lob whole thesauruses at each […]

A Fantastic Woman – Fundraising preview

January 31, 2018
The Oscar and Golden Globe nominated feature from Chile A Fantastic Woman will open at Dendy Newtown and Palace Norton Street on February 22. There’s quite a buzz about this  film –it’s the tale of a transgender woman […]

Happy End giveaway

January 25, 2018
Master auteur Michael Haneke (Amour, The White Ribbon, Hidden) returns with a biting satire on bourgeois family values set in the shadow of the European refugee crisis. Featuring a cast of top acting talent, including Isabelle Huppert, […]

Local cinemas this week

January 25, 2018
Sweet Country In the opening scene of Warwick Thornton’s provocative and powerful new film we gaze into dark water as a billy boils. Sugar is added, lots, while off camera a racially charged argument explodes into thudding […]

New at the arthouse

January 19, 2018
Embarrassed by Swinging Safari? You should be… Swinging Safari You know a film’s in trouble when the actors in it are having more fun than you are… Guy Pearce, Julian McMahon, Jeremy Sims, and Radha […]

Sweet Country giveaway

January 18, 2018
Appropriately enough, Warwick Thornton’s (Samson and Deliah) latest festival and critical triumph is set to open on the Australia Day weekend. Inspired by real events, Sweet Country is a period western set in 1929 in the outback […]

Dendy exclusive – The Final Year giveaway

January 10, 2018
Remember when the US actually did have a “like, really really smart” president?  The last year of President Obama’s administration, particularly in foreign affairs, was one of substantial achievement, and yet all of it can […]
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