Film: Treasure

      This poignant drama is based on an award-winning novel by Lily Brett, inspired…

Film: Sidonie in Japan

      Sidonie in Japan features the great Isabelle Huppert as a noted French author…

Film: The Convert

    The Convert is a sweeping historical drama from director Lee Tamahori (Once Were Warriors)…

Film: The Sweet East

    Don’t look for any hidden depths if you go to see The Sweet East.…

Film: The Teachers’ Lounge

    In The Teachers’ Lounge, Carla Nowak (an impressive Leonie Benesch) arrives as a new…

Film: Origin

      Ava Du Vernay’s new film Origin was inspired by Isabel Wilkerson’s best-selling 2020…

Final, Fab Festival Film: Radical

    Radical is a heart-warming film about an unorthodox schoolteacher who changed the lives of…

Film: Four Daughters

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

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…