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Latest Video Interviews

Melbourne homeless – interviews with the invisible

A shopping trolley stuffed with the belongings of a homeless person; a common sight on the streets of Melbourne. To ...
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EXHIBITION Alexander McQueen: Mind, Mythos, Muse @ NGV – Showcasing one of the most creative and controversial fashion designers of the 20th century – Overview & Review

Good, not great: The Alexander McQueen exhibition @ NGV is all about the work. Fans of the influential, notorious fashion ...
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REVIEW/INTERVIEW: ‘Surrogate’, another taut Aussie tale of terror; director David Willing discusses the film’s style and the disciplines of making a low-budget movie

Nice kid: A child medium (Ellie Stewart) helps out a haunted house in ‘Surrogate’. SURROGATE *** (95 minutes) M One ...
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Latest Articles & Commentary

The Golden Globes are still a mess – but there is some hope

Oh boy: Comedian Jo Koy hosting the Golden Globe awards. SOME QUICK NOTES ON THE AILING GOLDEN GLOBES Yeah, the ...
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Ten Films that Shook the Year – 2023 in review

Big Daddy: Cillian Murphy in ‘Oppenheimer’: Film of the Year. Easily. It doesn’t take a genius or even a low-flying ...
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Melbourne homeless #2 – more stories from the streets

Most of these interviews were conducted in the middle of the year, around June and July. Be cautioned that many ...
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What killed ‘Yes’: The only piece about the Voice referendum you’ll ever need to read (includes Lando Calrissian and Macarena references)

Vote woes: Saturation coverage of the Voice has fatigued many Australians. What killed ‘Yes’: The only piece about the Voice ...
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Latest Comedy

Out of the frying pan: veteran comedian Mandy Nolan explains the motives and meaning behind her jump into politics in her new show ‘The Candidate’

“For me, this is the most important comedy show I’ve done because it brings together the story of who I ...
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In ‘Disgraceful’, Lucy Best recounts her naughty personal history, confronting issues of anxiety & misplaced shame; review/interview

“I want this show to be fun…I don’t want to dwell on the difficult bits but, of course, there were ...
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“Comedy is my way of making us all feel human together, because you can’t laugh with someone and hate them at the same time.”: Alice Fraser review & interview

“Sometimes I realize that I write my shows upside down.” REVIEW Alice Fraser, Chronos The Greek Centre Reviewed: 21 April ...
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