Best Worst Podcast: 2016 NZIFF wrap-up (Pt I)
A Golden Autumn: Peter Simpson's 'Bloomsbury South'
Loose Canons: Ashleigh Young

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With the New Zealand International Film Festival at an end, we dive into the collective consciousness of three minds who've been addled by twenty-four days of mind-bending cinematic ecstasy. Join Doug Dillaman and Jacob Powell –  joined by Metro film writer David Larsen – as they go head-to-head for the Best Worst Podcast wrap-up of the Festival. 

Part one of this two-part wrap-up sees the team go deep...

Art

Simon Palenski on an ambitious new book that examines the art scene in Christchurch in the 1930s through ’50s.

Facing the first page of Bloomsbury South: The Arts in Christchurch 1933–1953 is a photograph taken in Christchurch in the early 1930s. It looks north up Colombo Street, past the Hereford Street intersection, towards Cathedral Square. Throngs of people on bikes and foot, a few old-looking...

Loose Canons

Loose Canons is a series where we invite artists we love to share five things that have informed their work. Meet the rest of our Loose Canons here.

Ashleigh Young's poetry and essays have been widely published in print and online journals, including Tell You What: Great New Zealand NonfictionFive Dials (UK) and The Griffith Review (Australia). Can You Tolerate This? is her second book; her first was the poetry...

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Best Worst Podcast: 2016 NZIFF wrap-up (Pt I)
Art
A Golden Autumn: Peter Simpson's 'Bloomsbury South'
Loose Canons
Loose Canons: Ashleigh Young
Best Worst Podcast: 2016 NZIFF wrap-up (Pt I)
Read Time: 1 min
Screen
Best Worst Podcast: 2016 NZIFF wrap-up (Pt I)
By Pantograph Punch
A Golden Autumn: Peter Simpson's 'Bloomsbury South'
Read Time: 14 mins
Simon Palenski on an ambitious new book that examines...
Art
A Golden Autumn: Peter Simpson's 'Bloomsbury South'
By Simon Palenski
Loose Canons: Ashleigh Young
Read Time: 8 mins
Loose Canons is a series where we invite artists we...
Loose Canons
Loose Canons: Ashleigh Young
By Ashleigh Young
Loose Canons: Jess Holly Bates
Read Time: 8 mins
Loose Canons is a series where we invite artists we...
Loose Canons
Loose Canons: Jess Holly Bates
By Jess Bates
Review: Elle
Read Time: 13 mins
Is the film sexist? Does director Paul Verhoeven hate...
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Review: Elle
By Pantograph Punch
Between the Lines: Stuck in Melodies
Read Time: 4 mins
Andrew Keoghan on writing his song, 'Stuck in Melodies...
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Between the Lines: Stuck in Melodies
By Andrew Keoghan
Gloriavale: The Other Side, From the Inside
Read Time: 11 mins
Melissa Harrison on the irresponsibly soft treatment...
Society
Gloriavale: The Other Side, From the Inside
By Melissa Harrison
Review: Free Happiness
Read Time: 6 mins
Theatre
Review: Free Happiness
By Melissa Laing
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