Film Review: Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears is one for the fans
It's not a prestige drama or an outright parody, which makes critical assessment tricky, says Mel Campbell.
Film Review: 'Bellbird' is an unhurried story of grief
First-time filmmaker Hamish Bennett has created a gently humorous story about finding strength in yourself through those around you.
Film Review: 'H is for Happiness' is delightful
Refreshingly earnest, this warm and playful family film caught critic Mel Campbell by surprise.
Film Review: Locusts tries and fails to have it all
The Wake in Fright-lite struggles to balance the demands of a genre film with character-driven drama.
Film Review: Joker misses any punchlines
Soaking in high production values, pop culture winks and easy nihilism, Joker is all tricks and no fun.
Film review: The Dead Don't Die - 'It's gonna end badly'
As heretical as this will sound to some devotees of American writer-director Jim Jarmusch, I prefer the fairly obvious humour…
Film Review: Ride Like a Girl
Sarah Ward navigates the way that Ride Like a Girl's mythic but true story plays out in the modern disquiet…
Film Review: Animals saunters confidently across the screen
A rich, detailed world of female friendship and a waning party vibe are key pleasures in Sophie Hyde's latest feature.
Disney's shadow looms over Australian streaming
Disney has announced a new streaming platform, Disney+, and Australia will be one of its first customers.
Gender on the agenda - Screen Australia launches the Gender Matters Taskforce 2
Behind the excitement of change is meetings, decisions, minutes and spreadsheets. This is phase two of Gender Matters.