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Saturday, February 9th, 2019

 

2019 ALLIANCE FRANÇAISE FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL

Each New Year heralds a sense of excitement and never more so than 2019 which marks the 30th anniversary of Australia’s most tantalising multi-cultural movie event, the Alliance Française French Film Festival. Screening at Palace Cinemas across 7 cities and 3 satellite locations throughout March until mid-April, this cherished celebration of French culture will be presented by the Alliance Française in association with the Embassy of France in Australia and Unifrance Films. For such a momentous birthday, Artistic Director, Philippe Platel, has lovingly selected a superlative line-up of 54 features and documentariesRead More


23rd annual Satellite Awards

The International Press Academy (IPA) has announced the winners for the 23rd Annual Satellite Awards to be held on February 22, 2019. Alfonso Cuarón’s “Roma” from Netflix leads with four major wins. Set in 1971, the black-and-white look back at Cuarón’s childhood has won Best Director, Best International Film (Mexico), Best Original Screenplay, and Best Film Editing. Bradley Cooper’s directorial debut “A Star Is Born,” headlined by Lady Gaga, picked up three major wins in the category of Best Picture, Musical or Comedy, as well as Cinematography, and Best Song for “TheRead More


Seabourn’s Alaska & British Columbia Cruises in 2020

Seabourn, the world’s finest ultra-luxury cruise line, has its sights on setting sail into another great year in Alaska & British Columbia in 2020 with new offerings for guests exploring the beauty, culture and history of The Great Land. Looking back on Seabourn Sojourn’s successes through the 2017 and 2018 seasons, and anticipating even more in 2019, the award-winning line is curating a similarly enriching cruise schedule for the vessel in 2020, including NEW seven-day cruises heading both north and south; optional for-charge Ventures by Seabourn guided kayak, Zodiac and hiking tours as well as an excitingRead More


Stay and save at The Watson during Adelaide Fringe

The Watson is proud to be the official hotel partner for Adelaide Fringe in 2019. Set amongst the tree tops of leafy Walkerville with enviable views overlooking the CBD and majestic Adelaide Hills, The Watson draws inspiration from Indigenous artist Yannima Pirkarli Tommy Watson. The boutique hotel boasts open-plan self-contained suites, 25m lap pool, gym and onsite restaurant Local Grind. Australia’s largest arts festival, Fringe, will light up Adelaide from February 15 to March 17 with more than 7000 artists showcased in 1326 events. Book directly with Art Series and sleep over atRead More


NINA NESBITT ANNOUNCES AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2019

Making waves across the globe with recent singles ‘The Best You Had’ and ‘Loyal To Me’, streaming sensation NINA NESBITT has announced a national headline tour of Australia in support of her brand new album “The Sun Will Come Up, The Seasons Will Change” – out now on Cooking Vinyl. The UK Pop starlet will begin her tour at Sydney’s Metro Theatre on May 28 before heading to Melbourne and Brisbane on May 29 and 30, respectively. Tickets for all shows go on sale at 12pm Monday, February 11. For complete tourRead More


FLEETWOOD MAC AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2019

                          Legendary, GRAMMY-award winning band Fleetwood Mac has announced concert dates for an Australian tour. Fleetwood Mac’s national arena tour commences August 9 in Perth, taking in Sydney on August 17, 27 and 29,  Brisbane on August 20 and 22, and concluding now with three shows in Melbourne on September 2, 4 and 7. Produced by Live Nation, the tour will feature the new line-up of Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Stevie Nicks, and Christine McVie along with newcomers MikeRead More


Album Release: Various Artists – Music Inspired By The Film Roma

Sony Music announces the release of MUSIC INSPIRED BY THE FILM ROMA, an album of music inspired by Alfonso Cuarón’s award winning film. The film has been nominated for 10 Academy Awards including Best Picture.  The album features songs from BECK, BILLIE EILISH, EL-P, IBEYI, JESSIE REYEZ, LAURA MARLING, PATTI SMITH, UNKLE and more, recorded exclusively for this project. Included is BECK’s first musical offering of 2019, entitled “Tarantula”.  Beck’s radical reimagining of “Tarantula,” a 1982 B-Side by 4AD artists Colourbox, replaces the minimalist groove of the original with an epic arrangement by Beck in collaboration with his father, David Campbell. Read More


Album Release: All Is True – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Sony Music proudly announces the release of All Is True (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) featuring original music by Oscar-nominee Patrick Doyle (Hamlet, Sense and Sensibility). The year is 1613, Shakespeare is acknowledged as the greatest writer of the age. But disaster strikes when his renowned Globe Theatre burns to the ground, and devastated, Shakespeare returns to Stratford, where he must face a troubled past and a neglected family. Haunted by the death of his only son Hamnet, he struggles to mend the broken relationships with his wife and daughters. In so doing, heRead More