Main Menu

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

 

CINE LATINO FILM FESTIVAL 2018

Cine Latino Film Festival, Australia’s largest festival of Latin American cinema returns to Palace Cinemas this November. Cine Latino brings together the most exciting new films from across Latin America and organisers are thrilled to announce that the 2018 festival will open with one of the most eagerly anticipated films of the year, Alfonso Cuarón’s ROMA. The most personal project to date from Academy Award-winning director and writer Alfonso Cuarón (Children of Men, Y Tu Mama También), ROMA follows Cleo (Yalitza Aparicio), a young domestic worker for a family in the middle-classRead More


David Jones Level 7: A Luxury Shoe Floor Like No Other

David Jones recently unveiled ‘Level 7’, the highly anticipated luxury shoe floor on the iconic seventh level of the $200 million redevelopment of the department store’s Elizabeth Street flagship in Sydney. In a first for Australia, customers will experience the worlds of Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Gucci, Dior, Christian Louboutin, Roger Vivier, Valentino and Salvatore Ferragamo outside their eponymous boutiques. Each of these iconic brands have bespoke boutiques on Level 7, with the luxury fashion houses located alongside an expertly curated range of the world’s best brands including, Saint Laurent, Balenciaga, Alexander McQueen,Read More


Dalton Graham returns as Myer Fashions on the Field Ambassador

The Victoria Racing Club (VRC) and Myer have officially announced that style expert Dalton Graham will return as the 2018 Myer Fashion on the Field Ambassador, in a year that sees the prize pool double to include a brand new car. Contestants in this year’s men’s Myer Fashions on the Field competition – judged over the first two days of the Melbourne Cup Carnival – will vie for more than $120,000 worth of prizes including the all-new Lexus UX and a Girard Perregaux Bridges Watch from Kennedy. Founder of online men’s lifestyle publication The Tailored Man,Read More


Australian Academy Announces Best Asian Film Nominees

The Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) has revealed the films nominated for this year’s AACTA Award for Best Asian Film presented by Eureka International Group (EIG). In the last 12 months, Asian films have contributed $36 million AUD to the Australian box office, signalling the immense popularity of Asian cinema in Australia as the region’s film industries continue to boom and produce high-quality, internationally lauded titles. The AACTA Award for Best Asian Film presented by EIG recognises the exceptional calibre of films from the Asian region asRead More


Film Review: In Like Flynn

Director:    Russell Mulcahy Cast:    Thomas Cocquerel, Corey Large, William Moseley, David Wenham, David Hennessey, Isabel Lucas, Nathalie Kelley, Grace Huang, Costas Mandylor, Vanessa Moltzen, Clive Standen, Callan Mulvey Rating:    PG Running Time:    98 Australian Distributor:     Umbrella Entertainment   The biopic depicts Errol Flynn’s roust-about early life in Australia, before he became an internationally famed celebrity. In those days he was an adventurer, opium smuggler, gambler, street fighter, womanizer, and gold prospector. The film is based on Flynn’s early autobiography “Beam Ends”.   In 1930, in the jungles ofRead More


alice McCALL AW19 Le Parapluie

Let us tell you a tale. A tale of girls who arise from their slumber, in slinky slip dresses with a ruffled flirty kick at the hemline. They’ll shrug on oversized cardigans in matching soft oyster tones, or inky navy for a darker turn. Or perhaps they’re languid in a pale liquid gold three-piece set done the alice McCALL way: a twist-front bralet with a relaxed coat and pants. “Luxury comfort,” said the designer. “I just wanted to do the real 90s slips but focus on the cut, really perfectRead More


ALL ABOUT JILL Retrospective

Following the successful nationwide release of feature documentary Jill Bilcock: Dancing the Invisible, Yarraville’s Sun Theatre will be showcasing the work of Jill Bilcock in a weekend-long film retrospective, All About Jill. All About Jill will open on Friday 2 November with a special screening of Jill Bilcock: Dancing The Invisible, and Q&A session with Jill Bilcock and director, Axel Grigor. The film features commentary from film luminaries Cate Blanchett, Baz Luhrmann, Shekhar Kapur, Phillip Noyce, Fred Schepisi, Jocelyn Moorhouse, Ana Kokkinos and Rachel Griffiths. With rare and previously unseen footage of Bilcock’s process inRead More


Asia Pacific Screen Awards 2018

The region’s highest accolade in film, the Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA), has unveiled the first nominees for the 12th edition, announcing both the nominees for the inaugural Best Original Score Award and members of the 2018 APSA Music in Film International Jury, to be chaired by Ryuichi Sakamoto. Expanding the award categories to acknowledge the integral role of music to the filmmaking process, APSA is honouring the following composers with a nomination for the first APSA for Best Original Score: Eléni Karaïndrou for Bomb, A Love Story (Bomb, Yek Asheghaneh) (Islamic RepublicRead More