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

54: THE DIRECTOR’S CUT

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Mark Christopher Stars: Ryan Phillipe, Breckin Meyer, Salma Hayek, Mike Myers, Ellen Albertini Dow, Sela Ward, Sherry Stringfield, Heather Matarazzo, Skipp Sudduth. Sex, drugs and disco? The popular New York disco Studio 54, run by entrepreneur Steve Rubell, epitomised the hedonistic lifestyle of the late 70s. Rubell's aim was to create a place where ordinary, but good looking people, could mix with celebrities for a party that would never end. He created a place where the rich and famous and the beautiful people converged to party, Continue reading