The punk, the poet and the paedophile

June 28, 2017

From the sleazy to the sublime, there’s something for everyone amongst this week’s art-house movie releases Una Those who green-lighted this adaption of David Harrower’s dense and gut-wrenching 2005 play about 40 year-old man’s affair […]

Una giveaway

June 9, 2017

Win a double pass to see Rooney Mara and Ben Mendelsohn at a special preview of the explosive new film Una, which releases nationally on June 22 after its premiere in competition at Sydney Film […]

Whitney: Can I Be Me

June 1, 2017

Whitney Houston was a sure thing, or as sure as the music industry had ever seen. A transcendent talent with pedigree and mentorship to match, she was going to be the greatest female vocalist ever. […]

Five movies you must see in May

April 30, 2017

You won’t find our top choice in inner west art-house cinemas this month. In fact, it’s getting far too few screens anywhere. Is this a case of trans-Tasman jealousy asks our NZ-born reviewer? Pork Pie Once again […]

Movie giveaway: American Essentials Film Festival

April 30, 2017

Twenty new films from the US, all from maverick and independent voices will feature at the American Essentials Film Festival at Palace Cinemas from May 9-24. They include fresh features and documentaries, and they’ll be […]

Movie giveaway: Whiteley

April 30, 2017

WHITELEY is a visual journey into the private life and creative legacy of Australia’s most iconic artist, Brett Whiteley, told “in his own words” using personal letters, notebooks and photographs, interwoven with reconstructions, animations, archival […]

Whiteley movie giveaway

April 30, 2017

WHITELEY is a visual journey into the private life and creative legacy of Australia’s most iconic artist, Brett Whiteley, told “in his own words” using personal letters, notebooks and photographs, interwoven with reconstructions, animations, archival […]

New movies this week

April 25, 2017

Hits & misses at inner west cinemas Opening this week 27.04 Things To Come In this lovely and thoughtful new film from Mia Hansen-Løve (Goodbye First Love, The Father of My Children), Isabelle Huppert (Elle) plays Nathalie, a […]

Special events and screenings

April 25, 2017

At inner west cinemas May 4  $7 Golden Club Screenings: The Zookeeper’s Wife Jessica Chastain is always a fascinating actress to watch, and here she stars in this real-life story of courage and defiance. When Poland is […]

Spanish Film Festival’s top five

April 19, 2017

Not everyone knows this, but Spanish is the second most spoken language in the world (after Mandarin). And as audiences were told at the opening night of the 20th Spanish Film Festival, by 2050, there […]

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