Film: The Divine Order

Film: The Divine Order

    Swiss women had to wait until 1971 to be able to vote and 1985 to open a bank account in their own name. Married men were legally able to prevent a wife working outside their home or sign a contract for an apartment. It would seem that would be against...
Film: The Death of Stalin

Film: The Death of Stalin

  Black comedy couldn’t get much darker than in this film, which was banned in the Soviet Union. Directed and co-written by Armando Iannucci (In the Loop, Veep, The Thick of It) it is loosely based on a French graphic novel by Fabian Nury and Thierry Robin about...
Film: Under the Tree

Film: Under the Tree

    This is the Australian premiere and the third feature film from director Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurjonsson. It is set in Iceland’s capital, Reykjavik, where there is a vibrant film culture funded by the government. It is a black comedy/drama, spiced...
Film: Lady Bird

Film: Lady Bird

  Lady Bird has been chosen by the American Film Institute and Time Magazine as one of the top 10 films of 2017. It has earned five Oscar nominations, making director/writer Greta Gerwig only the fifth woman to be short-listed in the Best Director category in the...
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