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August, 2018

 

The Paper Kites announce new album “On The Corner Where You Live”

Melbourne indie folk outfit The Paper Kites’ have a lot to celebrate with their song Bloom being officially certified gold in the US, and announcing their new album On The Corner Where You Live (set for release on September 21 via Wonderlick / Sony Music Australia), the much-loved band’s melancholic, mid-tempo companion to the recently released album, On The Train Ride Home. Give them your tired, your lonely, your lovesick, your unsure, The Paper Kites have a song for each of them on this latest album. On the Corner Where You LiveRead More


TOMORROW, AND TOMORROW, AND TOMORROW premieres online

Even before Time’s Up became the call to arms for women around the world facing abuse, harassment and discrimination, two Australian filmmakers had joined forces in response to their personal experiences in the theatre, film and television industries. TOMORROW, AND TOMORROW, AND TOMORROW is a 24-minute dramatic short that is provocative, compelling and thoroughly relevant. It premieres on Vimeo Staff Picks and is also featured and reviewed on Short Of The Week. Made in 2016, TOMORROW, AND TOMORROW, AND TOMORROW had its World Premiere at the 2017 Sydney Film Festival where it wasRead More


Movie Trailer: Boy Erased

Academy Award nominee Lucas Hedges (Manchester By the Sea) stars alongside Academy Award winners Nicole Kidman (“Big Little Lies”, The Hours) and Russell Crowe (Gladiator, A Beautiful Mind) in Anonymous Content’s BOY ERASED.  Joel Edgerton (The Gift, Loving) directs, writes, produces and co-stars in the emotional coming-of-age and coming out drama about a young man’s journey to self-acceptance. BOY ERASED tells the story of Jared (Hedges), the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, who is outed to his parents (Kidman and Crowe) at age 19. Jared is faced with an ultimatum:Read More


Movie Trailer: Mary Queen of Scots

“Mary, Queen of Scots” explores the turbulent life of the charismatic Mary Stuart. Queen of France at 16 and widowed at 18, Mary defies pressure to remarry. Instead, she returns to her native Scotland to reclaim her rightful throne. But Scotland and England fall under the rule of the compelling Elizabeth I. Each young Queen beholds her “sister” in fear and fascination. Rivals in power and in love, and female regents in a masculine world, the two must decide how to play the game of marriage versus independence. Determined toRead More


Thelma Plum announces new single and Australian tour

Thelma Plum’s (Gamilaraay) long awaited follow up to her Monsters EP (2014) is the new single Clumsy Love, which sets the tone for what this singer-songwriter has in store for us for the rest of the year and beyond.  Clumsy Love is available to stream or purchase here. Thelma commented on the track – “The year just gone has been a really rough one for me and Clumsy Love is my reflections on that – and I have to say I am far happier with the song than with the memories.” To coincide with the release of Clumsy Love,Read More


Jonathan Barthelmess announces ‘GRECA’ in Brisbane

Restaurateur Jonathan Barthelmess (The Apollo Sydney/ Tokyo and Cho Cho San) is bringing his contemporary interpretation of the Greek taverna to the north, with the opening of GRECA in Brisbane later this year. Located beneath the Story Bridge, inside the revitalised, heritage listed Howard Smith Wharves – GRECA will share Barthelmess’s philosophy of uncomplicated food, great wine and generosity in abundance. “When a space became available on Howard Smith Wharves, the opportunity was too good to say no,” said Barthelmess. “The positioning of the site and the incredible energy surroundingRead More


Lady Gaga To Launch Exclusive Las Vegas Residency

Six-time GRAMMY Award-winner, Golden Globe Award-winner and Academy Award-nominated superstar entertainer Lady Gaga will launch her exclusive residency at Park Theatre at the new Park MGM resort on Friday, December 28. Citi is proud to join Lady Gaga and Park MGM as the official credit card of this residency, presented in partnership by Live Nation and MGM Resorts International. Lady Gaga’s Las Vegas residency will feature two unique shows in the intimate venue. LADY GAGA ENIGMA is a brand-new odyssey of her pop hits built as an experience unlike any other while LADY GAGA JAZZ & PIANO will feature stripped-down versions of her hits as well as music from theRead More


Movie Trailer: The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

All Clara (Mackenzie Foy) wants is a key – a one-of-a-kind key that will unlock a box that holds a priceless gift from her late mother. A golden thread, presented to her at godfather Drosselmeyer’s (Morgan Freeman) annual holiday party, leads her to the coveted key—which promptly disappears into a strange and mysterious parallel world. It’s there that Clara encounters a soldier named Phillip (Jayden Fowora-Knight), a gang of mice and the regents who preside over three Realms: Land of Snowflakes, Land of Flowers and Land of Sweets. Clara andRead More


13th Rome Film Festival

This year’s Rome Film Festival is already filling out its line-up. The Italian festival is set to broadcast the entire History Channel docuseries Watergate from Oscar winner Charles Ferguson (Inside Job). The 1972 scandal that brought down then-President Richard Nixon has become increasingly relevant as questions on the legalities of how Donald Trump came to office continue to plague the current administration. The Rome Film Fest under artistic director Antonio Monda has taken a great interest in American politics. The 2016 edition included a retrospective of American presidential films. Also announced:Read More


Victoria scores brand new four-day Music Festival

A new addition has been added to the Victorian music festival calendar with brand new spectacle, Bendigo Autumn Music (BAM). Launched by the team behind Mullum Music Festival and Bello Winter Music, BAM will take over the heart of Bendigo for four days in 2019, with its inaugural event scheduled for 25-28 April. The boutique family-friendly arts and music festival will host over 80 performances in 14 venues throughout the run, including live music venues, pubs, cafes and community halls. Although the first line-up announce is still weeks away, audiences can expect a similarRead More