Tag: documentary

Film Review: Mr Gaga

Film Review: Mr Gaga

| June 20, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish Director: Tomer Heymann Screenplay: Tommer Heymann Cast: Ohad Naharin, Tzofia Naharin, Avi Belleli  Story: Ohad Naharin is one of the most prominent, innovative and productive choreographers in the world. The film follows Naharin between Japan, Holland, Sweden and Israel – through the … TO say this year has been a poor year in […]

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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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Giveaway: Where To Invade Next

Giveaway: Where To Invade Next

| April 6, 2016

Words by Jo McTavish IN the US right now is the one of the biggest races between the Democratic and Republican nominees, but above that is a political revolution that Senator Bernie Sanders has begun that is resonating with millions of people around the world. That is why this movie is perfectly timed to help […]

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Documentaries To Watch: Taxi To The Dark Side

Documentaries To Watch: Taxi To The Dark Side

| January 19, 2015

Words by Michelle Cha TORTURE is something we think he have experienced in our lives, whether it is emotional, romantic, or mentally we’ve all being through some kind of anguish. But once, I saw Taxi to the Dark Side 2007, directed by American filmmaker Alex Gibney it really opened up my eyes to the true […]

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Doco Night: Supermensch: The Legend Of Shep Gordon

Doco Night: Supermensch: The Legend Of Shep Gordon

| December 11, 2014

Words by Michelle Cha A FEW days ago, I was on my usual late night hunt for a good doco. Being a sucker for hardcore and emotionally driven pieces such as Stevie and Hoop Dreams (if you have never heard of these titles, please contact me and I will personally give you a copy) I […]

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Waiting For Postcards-A Premiere

Waiting For Postcards-A Premiere

| May 31, 2014

Words by: Ryan Grice REMEMBER the amazing video for folk-singer Meredith’s Darkness single? Remember the awesome documentary about musician O’ Little Sister? The most prolific filmmaker and photographer we know, award-winner Danny McShane, has been at it again, but this time he’s been exercising his talents abroad in the beautiful and terrifying land of India. […]

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Alliance Francaise French Film Festival: Mademoiselle C.

Alliance Francaise French Film Festival: Mademoiselle C.

| March 25, 2014

  Words by Billy Heinemann  Director: Fabien Constant Cast: Carine Roitfeld, Stephen Gan, Karl Lagerfeld and Donatella Versace. Synopsis: A documentary focused on former Vogue Paris editor-in-chief and fashion stylist Carine Roitfeld as she sets out to launch he mould-breaking magazine ‘CR’. IN fashion documentary Mademoiselle C, the tall, lanky, and loveable Carine Roitfeld takes us on a dizzying journey […]

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UNICEF: Welcome To The Kingdom Of Wonder

UNICEF: Welcome To The Kingdom Of Wonder

| December 13, 2013

Words by Mija Kovacic OUR world is so vast and complex that we often miss out on the big and interesting stuff that happens in it, purely for the reason that it’s out of our reach. Consider this a thing of the past, now that you can step into Cambodia with UNICEF, who is hosting an […]

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At the MOvies

At the MOvies

| September 5, 2013

  Words by Jo McTavish Laugh, cry, scream, jump, or simply walk out are some of the many emotions that are evoked from the magic of films. Going to the movies is my escape; a way to leave reality behind and just be entertained. As a film buff, any excuse to see, converse, or simply […]

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In Profile: Nina White

In Profile: Nina White

| May 6, 2013

MM: WHO are you? NW: Hi! I’m Nina. I’m a 21-year-old photographer currently completing my Honours in a Bachelor of Photography. WHAT the hell is your work about? I guess my work is about telling stories visually in a way that makes people take notice. This particular body of work is about an amazing family […]

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