Tag: Australia

THE GUCCI FORMATION

THE GUCCI FORMATION

| August 31, 2016

  Words by JO MCTAVISH GUCCI has long been a leader within luxury brands, and since it genesis in Florence in 1921 it has demonstrated a unique aesthetic, incorporating innovation, creativity and Italian craftsmanship. It has shaped a lifestyle for people around the world, and with Creative Director “Alessandro Michelle’ and their new establishment at Pacific […]

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Welcome To Hot Docs…

Welcome To Hot Docs…

| June 15, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish EACH year Palace Cinemas continues the conversation of cinema by introducing outstanding film festivals, captivating worldy cultures, genres and independent films that embrace the beauty of cinematic art… This month we welcome Hot Docs, a festival that celebrates the “Outstanding and Outspoken” appreciation of documentaries as an art form. Brought to […]

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AF French Film Festival: Mon Roi

AF French Film Festival: Mon Roi

| April 9, 2016

Words by Ryan Grice Director: Maïwenn Screenplay: Etienne Comar and Maïwenn Cast: Vincent Cassel, Emmanuelle Bercot, Louis Garrel, and Isild Le Besco Synopsis: After a skiing accident, Tony(Bercot) finds herself in a rehabilitation clinic following a therapist’s suggestion, that her pain may be partially psychological, by exploring the ups and downs of her memories of […]

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AF French Film Festival: Dheepan

AF French Film Festival: Dheepan

| April 2, 2016

Words by Ryan Grice Director: Jacques Audiard Screenplay: Jacques Audiard, Thomas Bidegain, and Noe Debre Cast: Jesuthasan Antonythasan, Kalieaswari Srinivasan, and Claudine Vinasithamby Synopsis: A former Tamil Tiger solider in the Sri Lankan civil war finds a woman and child to pose as his wife and daughter and takes on the identity of a dead man, Dheepan, […]

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Autumn Gig Guide: Brisbane

Autumn Gig Guide: Brisbane

| March 25, 2016

Words by Michelle Zhu 2016 has been amazing so far, and we have only just gotten started. From March to May we will be seeing a whole new roster of diverse and incredible acts from some of our local favourites to some huge international names. Get into gear for another fantastic few months of live […]

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AF French Film Festival: Blind Date

AF French Film Festival: Blind Date

| March 9, 2016

Words by Ryan Grice Director: Clovis Cornillac Screenplay: Lilou Fogli, Mathieu Oullion, Tristan Schulmann, and Clovis Cornillac Cast: Clovis Cornillac, Melanie Bernier, Lilou Fogli, and Philippe Duquesne Synopsis: Moving out on her own for the first time, a young pianist discovers that some things can ruin the perfect home; her new neighbour, a long-time resident and […]

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#VAMFF: Opening Runway

#VAMFF: Opening Runway

| March 7, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish & Ana Neves THIS evening we celebrated all things fashion, as the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival opened by showcasing the latest trends presented by David Jones… In association with Vogue Australia, the two power houses delivered a fantastic level of style which complemented the demand for information from consumers for […]

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Ooh la la! Alliance Française French Film Festival

Ooh la la! Alliance Française French Film Festival

| March 5, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish  Bonjour! IT is that time of the year once again, when we share an experience with our loved ones, friends and families at the cinemas. Enjoying the delectable food and wine on offer, and appreciating the films we never forget, yet need to seek beyond our unvarying access… This month we […]

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Bangarra Dance Theatre Spear’s To The Screen

Bangarra Dance Theatre Spear’s To The Screen

| February 16, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish  THIS year is already off to a great start with film, and of course Deadpool is the main one. That aside a truly unique experience is upon us, thanks to the latest Australian film SPEAR. What makes this so special is Stephen Page, artistic director of Australia’s renowned Bangarra Dance Theatre […]

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A Depth Of Emotion

A Depth Of Emotion

| January 26, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish  WE really cannot stop the celebration of Australian news and talent today, so again we present to you another artist from down under. Coming from one of our favourite cities Adelaide. Yanni Floris trained at the National Art School in Sydney, his work ranges from painting, sculpture, drawing and includes charcoal […]

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