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Romantic comedy series ‘Feel Good’ returns for a second season

Romantic comedy series ‘Feel Good’ returns for a second season

The second season of romantic comedy series Feel Good has arrived on Netflix. The show featuring comedian Mae Martin and former Call the Midwife star Charlotte Ritchie, picks up the action where it left off at the end of the last season – Mae and George have split up. The series begins with Mae back in Canada with […]

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‘The Eyes of Tammy Faye’ explores the rise, fall & redemption of a televangelist

‘The Eyes of Tammy Faye’ explores the rise, fall & redemption of a televangelist

The Eyes of Tammy Faye is an intimate look at the extraordinary rise, fall and redemption of televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker. In the 1970s and 80s, Tammy Faye and her husband, Jim Bakker, rose from humble beginnings to create the world’s largest religious broadcasting network and theme park, and were revered for their message of […]

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Review | ‘Cousins’ is a testament to the power of whānau

Review | ‘Cousins’ is a testament to the power of whānau

Cousins | Dir: Ainsley Gardiner & Briar Grace-Smith | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★  The final scene is the key to this wonderful film, and fortunately I was accompanied by a friend from New Zealand who was able to explain the powerful image of three symbolic colours swirling in the muddy water where three young girls are swimming […]

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Michael Kirby shares his life story on ‘Anh’s Brush With Fame’

Michael Kirby shares his life story on ‘Anh’s Brush With Fame’

Former High Court Justice, the Honourable Michael Kirby will share his journey on the ABC’s Anh’s Brush With Fame.  The respected jurist shares that one of his first understandings of justice when he was caned at school for an infraction he felt was not justified. Michael Kirby said that the experience had stuck with him and […]

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Get your first look at second season of ‘The L Word: Generation Q’

Get your first look at second season of ‘The L Word: Generation Q’

Stan today released a first look teaser for the brand new season of The L Word: Generation Q which will premiere 7 August, only on Stan – same day as the U.S. Based on the groundbreaking drama series The L Word, Season two of The L Word: Generation Q will continue to follow the intermingled […]

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Revelation Perth International Film Festival reveal full 2021 program

Revelation Perth International Film Festival reveal full 2021 program

The 24th annual Revelation Perth International Film Festival returns from 1 – 11 July presenting a curated program celebrating independent filmmakers and boundary pushing storytellers. The theme of Distant but Connected is reflected not only through the epic program featuring content from 21 countries, but also through the Festival’s specially commissioned artwork from acclaimed Augmented […]

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Uzo Aduba stars in the new series of drama ‘In Treatment’

Uzo Aduba stars in the new series of drama ‘In Treatment’

The TV series In Treatment is returning and it’s been a long break between series – the last season came out 11 years ago. This time round Orange is the New Black star Uzo Aduba plays the central character. The series debuted in 2008 and followed the session of psychotherapist Paul Weston, played by Gabriel Byrne. We saw into […]

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Disney warned against distributing gay animation ‘Out’ in Russia

Disney warned against distributing gay animation ‘Out’ in Russia

Last year Disney delivered their first animated gay lead with the short film Out, but officials have warned the company against releasing the film in Russia saying it would contravene their laws on promoting homosexuality. The new short animation tells the story of Greg, a young man who is afraid about coming out to his parents. Greg’s […]

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‘Friends’ reunion censored in China over LGBT content

‘Friends’ reunion censored in China over LGBT content

The Friends reunion special was one of the highlights of TV this week but viewers in China didn’t get to see the whole show, with references to the LGBTI communities being cut out of the broadcast. Seventeen years after they taped the final episode of the sitcom that ran for a decade, stars Courtney Cox, […]

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Review | ‘Enfant Terrible’ stirs up trouble at Perth’s German Film Festival

Review | ‘Enfant Terrible’ stirs up trouble at Perth’s German Film Festival

Enfant Terrible | Dir: Oscar Röhler | ★ ★ ★ ★  When 22-year-old Rainer Werner Fassbinder stormed the stage of the ‘Antitheatre’ in Munich and seized the production in 1967, nobody suspected that this brazen nobody would become one of the most important post-war German filmmakers. Oskar Röhler’s biopic covers Fassbinder’s career and his turbulent life from this […]

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