Category: Reviews

Beware of Children [Barn] —Scandinavian Film Festival 2021

Beware of Children [Barn] —Scandinavian Film Festival 2021

Jamie, a close friend of Lykke (Ella Overbye), suffers a serious injury on the sports oval incurred while Lykke is ...
Potted Potter — The Playhouse — Tuesday 13 to Sunday 18 July 2021

Potted Potter — The Playhouse — Tuesday 13 to Sunday 18 July 2021

Starring talented New Zealanders Tama Jarman and Adam Brown, Potted Potter begins at the beginning with book one: Harry Potter ...
Call Mum! [Ring Mamma!] — Scandinavian Film Festival 2021

Call Mum! [Ring Mamma!] — Scandinavian Film Festival 2021

Niki (Sanna Sundqvist) has a complicated and essentially unhappy relationship with her mother, Sofia (Nina Gunke). Each in her own ...
Any Day Now [Ensilumi] — Scandinavian Film Festival 2021

Any Day Now [Ensilumi] — Scandinavian Film Festival 2021

A sympathetic look at the life of refugees awaiting an asylum decision in relatively comfortable refugee accommodations in Finland, Any ...
Perfumes [Les parfums]

Perfumes [Les parfums]

Guillaume (Grégory Montel), a somewhat maladjusted single father, has steady casual work as a chauffeur for hire. He needs to ...
Set! — Stronger Than Fiction documentary film festival 2021

Set! — Stronger Than Fiction documentary film festival 2021

With broad-ranging experience in film and television, from camera work to production, editing, and directing, the filmmaker Scott Gawlik was ...
Canberra's SKINNY WOLF utilise their lo-fi dreaminess and cathartic sounding ethereality to highlight the eco plight

Canberra’s SKINNY WOLF utilise their lo-fi dreaminess and cathartic sounding ethereality to highlight the eco plight

Review by Vince Leigh Last year, Canberra act Skinny Wolf released their debut Fever, a well-received alluring folk-blues roots and ...
Canberra chameleons CHINS show new colours on their new nostalgia-warding track BACK IN THE 80s

Canberra chameleons CHINS show new colours on their new nostalgia-warding track BACK IN THE 80s

Review by Vince Leigh / Pic by rAwesome imagery The new track from Canberra-based Chins is an unsuspecting dose of ...
The beauty and pain of Dr G Yunupingu and his song lives on in Sydney indie-rock band Josh Orange's latest I FEEL LOVE

The beauty and pain of Dr G Yunupingu and his song lives on in Sydney indie-rock band Josh Orange’s latest I FEEL LOVE

Review by Vince Leigh The Sydney indie-rock band Josh Orange is about to release I Feel Love, the fourth single ...
JAI LARKAN creates emotional alchemy on Springsteen-tinged new track ONLY LOVE

JAI LARKAN creates emotional alchemy on Springsteen-tinged new track ONLY LOVE

Review by Vince Leigh Well, this track is certainly a breath of refreshed air, despite its tendency to reflect a ...