SLOW WEST

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: John Maclean Stars: Michael Fassbendr, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Ben Mendelsohn, Caren Pistorius, Rory McCann, Andrew Robertt, Kalanji Queypo. A quirky and atmospheric take on the traditional western, Slow West is a British/Australian co-production that was shot entirely in New Zealand. Jay Cavendish (played by Kodi Smit-McPhee, a young Australian actor who is amassing some impressive credits such as the bleak, post-apocalyptic drama The Road, etc) is a naive and love lorn teenage aristocrat from Scotland who has come to Colorado to find the Continue reading

SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL 2015 – REVIEWS

by GREG KING. The Sydney Film Festival runs from June 3-June 14, screening a plethora of fantastic films from around the world. The opening night film is Brendan Cowell's Rueben Guthrie. There are lots of guest filmmakers introducing their films and attending Q&As. ALL REVIEWS BY GREG KING LAST UPDATED JUNE 8 2015. GOING CLEAR: SCIENTOLOGY AND THE PRISON OF BELIEF. This eye opening documentary is an expose of Scientology and its unscrupulous practices, its unique approach to spiritualism, and it is also a frightening profile of its powerful leader David Continue reading