by GREG KING The Breath of Fresh Air Film Festival screens in Launceston from November 10 through to November 13. The festival will screen some 22 features, 20 documentaries and short films. There are also workshops, panel discussions and Q&As with filmmakers like Clayton Jacobsen. ALL REVIEWS BY GREG KING LAST UPDATED OCTOBER 16, 2016 GIRL ASLEEP. This idiosyncratic, quirky and offbeat coming of age tale has more in common with the droll style of Napoleon Dynamite and the films of Wes Anderson than the sweet natured romcoms of the late John Hughes. It also Continue reading


by GREG KING The Melbourne International Film Festival screens from July 28 through until August 14. There are some 300 features and documentaries screening, both local and international productions. The opening night film is The Death And Life Of Otto Bloom, starring Xavier Samuel, and the closing night film is David Mackenzie's contemporary western Hell Or High Water, starring Jeff Bridges, Chris Pine and Ben Foster. Throughout the festival we will keep you up to date with reviews and interviews. ALL REVIEWS BY GREG KING LAST UPDATED AUGUST 6, 2016 KILLING Continue reading

KILLING GROUND (MIFF 2016) – interview with Damien Power

by GREG KING In Killing Ground a camping trip turns into a struggle for survival. This thriller stars Aaron Pedersen, cast against type, with Ian Mathews, Harriet Dyer and Aaron Glenane. As part of our MIFF coverage, Greg spoke to writer/director Damien Power about the film. Killing Ground screens at Melbourne International Film Festival Thurs Aug 4 at 9pm @ Hoyts Melbourne Central and Sat Aug 6 at 11.30pm @ ACMI. Damien will be in attendance at both screenings to introduce the film and participate in Q&A Continue reading