Nothing Like Family
Loose Canons: Tallulah Holly-Massey
Borders, Divisions and the Space Between: Three Writers on Borders

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Doug Dillaman and the unlikely, unconventional and uncommon family as featured in the New Zealand International Film Festival.

With 150 films in the New Zealand International Film Festival, it’s a fool’s game to declare a central theme to the programming and yet, over and over, the films I’ve previewed keep returning to the theme of unconventional families. Perhaps it’s a sign of the world’s current...

Loose Canons

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

Tallulah is a Unitec graduate and works as a freelance dancer, performer and choreographer. She has danced for and collaborated with many New Zealand choreographers including Alexa Wilson, Kelly Nash, Claire O’Neil, Zahra Killeen-Chance, Vicky Kapo...

Literature

Fair Borders? editor David Hall talks about borders and their agonies with Kapka Kassabova, Lana Lopesi and Arama Rata.

 

“It’s true, honey. The only good thing about a border is that you can cross it.”

– Emel in Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe.

So what’s the point of a border then? Obviously, not not to be crossed. That’s what’s good about borders, apparently. What’s bad about borders – and...

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Screen
Nothing Like Family
Loose Canons
Loose Canons: Tallulah Holly-Massey
Literature
Borders, Divisions and the Space Between: Three Writers on Borders
All My Real Thugs Come Cry With Us: On Sad Rap and Trivialising Depression
Read Time: 10 mins
Sad rap - samples of sobbing women and mournful anime...
Music
All My Real Thugs Come Cry With Us: On Sad Rap and Trivialising Depression
By Madeleine Holden
Internet Histories | 25 November
Read Time: 7 mins
This week: selfies, seeking asylum and interviewing...
Internet Histories
Internet Histories | 25 November
By Pantograph Punch
Distant Stills in Our Lives
Read Time: 24 mins
It's a condition of doubt. Of obsession and anxiety...
Society
Distant Stills in Our Lives
By Lee Posna
We Can't Stop
Read Time: 17 mins
We just can't get over Miley Cyrus, except for when...
Music
We Can't Stop
By Claire Duncan
A Simple Acknowledgement
Read Time: 12 mins
For the last week, the national discourse has been...
Society
A Simple Acknowledgement
By Pantograph Punch
Staging the Media Wars: An Interview with Leon Wadham
Read Time: 5 mins
These are our newsrooms at their most self-destructive...
Theatre
Staging the Media Wars: An Interview with Leon Wadham
By Rosabel Tan
MerzHero
Read Time: 11 mins
For what does it profit a man to listen exclusively...
Music
MerzHero
By Joe Nunweek
Internet Histories | 11 November
Read Time: 6 mins
The shoestring grand designs of Roman Mars, New Zealand...
Internet Histories
Internet Histories | 11 November
By Pantograph Punch