Film: Four Daughters

      Four Daughters is a riveting documentary featuring a Tunisian family torn apart when…

Film: Club Zero

      This exasperating and arduous drama is the second English feature film from Austrian…

Theatre: The Pool

    Getting to Steve Rodgers’ new play, The Pool, is an adventure in itself. When…

Unravelling The Mysteries of Whale Song

    Close to 50 years ago,  the first recordings were were made of the strange…

Festival Film: Ryuichi Sakamoto Opus

      I first clapped eyes on the intriguing Ryuichi Sakamoto in the 1983 movie…

Skiing Japan’s Rusutsu with Flip Byrnes

      Slide past the large, startling, robotic talking tree and the fun-park vibe at…

Recipe: Maria & Eva’s Vanilla Crescents

      These are the kind of dainties you keep stashed in a secret Tupperware…

Travel: Wai Ariki Hot Springs and Spa

    The first thing that hits you driving into New Zealand‘s Rotorua is the pungent…

Film: All of Us Strangers

    Familial and adult love, grief, and loneliness are the moving themes told in this…

Film: The Zone of Interest

      The Zone of Interest in Jonathon Glazer’s chilling film is the 25km square…