Writer and director Sally Richardson talks to Ruth Thomas on the new PICA production 'Trigger Warning', which blends solo monologues, theatre and noise music to tell stories of women and refugees impacted by war.
A cut above 'Four Lions' with a Cronulla riot context, director Abe Forsythe "produces the most nuanced simultaneous critique of nationalism and idealistic multiculturalism that we’re likely to see for some time". Review by Hugh Hutchison.
There’s a lot about DC's latest ventures that have been heavily criticized – yet the studio is still struggling valiantly to compete with Marvel's well-established cinematic universe. Zoe Tongue reviews.
The letter - signed by over 1,800 academics from Universities across Australia - calls for the immediate closure of offshore detention centres, and that the government convene a National Policy Summit in 2017.
Unfortunately, the narrative follows standard plot conventions too closely. The script is interesting and engaging, however it may have interacted better with the other elements if it was less constructed and dialogue-driven. Emily Wallis reviews.
Causing annoying but non-painful ''snout spasms'' in the fishy beasts, the Shark Shield device is being called the most effective shark deterrent yet. Developed by a team of UWA researchers over several years, Dr. Ryan Kempster - who headed the study - speaks here to Josip Knezevic on the new technology, and why the Barnett government's brutal 'baited line' strategy is a less-than-useful approach.