WOMEN HE’S UNDRESSED – interview with Gillian Armstrong

by GREG KING Women He's Undressed is a fascinating new documentary about Orry-Kelly, the Australian born costume designer who worked in Hollywood during its Golden Years. He worked on over 300 films, including such classics as Casablanca, Some Like It Hot, and won three Oscars. But he is not that well known, even here in Australia. Greg spoke to director Gillian Armstrong to find out more about this revealing documentary and the man himself. http://www.mediafire.com/lis…/tdu6ccdicj8miy1/200609_001.MP3   Continue reading

RITES OF PASSAGE – Daniel de Filippo interview

by GREG KING Rites Of Passage is a bold new feature length drama featuring six interwoven stories made collaboratively with young people who draw upon their own experiences to shape the stories. It is an example of "community filmmaking" made by non professionals. Like an adolescent version of the Dogma movement, ten principles governed the making of the film. Rites Of Passage will screen on ABC1 on Sunday June 28. Greg spoke to Daniel De Felippo about the making of this movie. http://www.mediafire.com/lis…/junqmeixeitccjx/200602_001.MP3   Continue reading

STRANGERLAND – Kim Farrant interview

by GREG KING "It's a little bit harder as a woman to get a film financed in this country as a director," says filmmaker Kim Farrant who has just made her feature film debut with the taut new Australian psychological drama Strangerland. In the film Farrant explores how people cope with crises. In this case, the Parker family has just moved to a new town in the outback and are thrown into a crisis when they discover that their two teenage children have gone missing. The worried couple (played by Nicole Kidman and Joseph Fiennes) seek help from the townsfolk and the Continue reading

THE GOOD THE BAD THE UGLY FILM SHOW PODCAST EPISODE #132

This week on The Good The Bad The Ugly Film Show Adam, Greg and Nick take a look at new release films ‘Aloha,’ and ‘Entourage′ . This episode also contains interviews with Emma Stone, Rachel McAdams, Bradley Cooper, Adrian Grenier, Mark Wahlberg, Zac Hepburn (about the recently re-opened Astor Theatre), Nashen Moodley (Sydney International Film Festival) and the director of Partisan Ariel Kleiman. To listen to the show you can download it for free from our Podcast Channel – Listen/Download here. Continue reading

ASTOR CINEMA REOPENS – interview with general manager Zac Hepburn

by GREG KING Now under new management, the Astor Cinema reopens for business on Sunday June 7. Greg spoke to Zac Hepburn, the new general manager of the Astor, to find out the newly released calendar and discover what we can expect to see. http://www.mediafire.com/lis…/0tddetxdwng4ta0/200514_001.MP3   Continue reading