Film: Lucky Grandma

    The endearing, deadpan performance of 86-year-old Tsai Chin (The Joy Luck Club) as Grandma…

TV: Genevieve Lacey, Recorder Queen

      ABC Compass is airing a daring and innovative short film, Recorder Queen, on…

Hooray! Movies are Back!

      Hooray for the movies! Congratulations to Luna Palace theatres!     At last…

Film for Fashionistas and Francophiles: House of Cardin

    Paris couturier Pierre Cardin is one of the world’s greatest fashion designers, often described…

Film: Eizabeth Moss Shines in Shirley

      Expect the unexpected in this biopic about Shirley Jackson who died over 50…

Arundhati Roy’s The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

    If you haven’t yet read The Ministry of Utmost Happiness,  you’ve probably heard of…

Film: The Booksellers

      If you love books you will not want to miss this engaging documentary.…

Discovering Nature’s Joys – Without Leaving Home

    Social isolation is making observation a new pastime. At my home,  on stilts with…

Film: Photograph

By Ros Seale Beautifully shot in Mumbai, this is a slow-moving and rather tender film about…