Category: New Releases

PIAF Lotterywest Festival Films – Tangerines

The complex nature of war and peace is pondered in this profound character study; nominated for Best Foreign Feature at the Academy Awards and Golden Globes earlier this year. :star:...
Criticised upon release for its smutty depiction of infidelity, The Apartment is a timeless romance that is equal parts sweet and sentimental. Rhys Graeme-Drury Hot off the heels of Some...
John Ford’s The Searchers is a sprawling western, with heroes, villains and victims, except some of the lines are not so clear. Zachary Cruz-Tan In very much the same way...
Grab your Gladiator helmet and take a trip back to the ancient age of empires; the legend of Spartacus lives on in what remains one of the most tremendous epics...
Sidney Lumet’s debut feature remains a benchmark in minimalist, dialogue-driven filmmaking, as Henry Fonda reminds us why we value human life. Zachary Cruz-Tan Twelve grown men are confined to a...

PIAF Lotterywest Festival Films – A Perfect Day

A unique approach to examining life inside a warzone fails to convince in Fernando Leon de Aranoa’s dramedy, A Perfect Day. :star: :star: ½ Rhys Graeme-Drury A Perfect Day sees...