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Sydney Film Festival 2011: Day 6

Sarah Ward June 16, 2011 0

Amador Socially inept, awkward and isolated protagonists have proliferated in cinema of late, with several such characters making their presence felt throughout the Sydney Film Festival program thus far (Attenberg, The Future and Terri,

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Sydney Film Festival 2011: Day 3

Sarah Ward June 12, 2011 0

Sleeping Beauty: The feature film debut of award winning Australian author Julia Leigh (“The Hunter” and “Disquiet”) under the mentorship of Academy Award recipient Jane Campion (The Piano), Sleeping Beauty is far removed from

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Julia’s Eyes (Spanish Film Festival)

Sarah Ward May 29, 2011 0

As a primarily visual medium, film is often concerned with the concept of sight. Whilst the vision of the characters depicted drives the story, the inherent acceptance by audiences of the imagery placed before

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Anything You Want (Spanish Film Festival)

Sarah Ward May 27, 2011 0

With a sizeable spate of accolades to his name for his debut effort El Bola and sophomore feature November (including two Goyas, a European Film and Cinema Writers Circle award, and recognition from the

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Under The Stars (Windows On Europe Film Festival 2011)

Sarah Ward February 1, 2011 0

In the standard cycle of human life, children are born, nurtured into adulthood by loving parents, and then leave the nest destined to return at a later date. Often, their absence is prolonged by

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