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A Breath of Fresh Air: A Review of 'One Thousand Ropes'
Read Time: 5 mins
Lana Lopesi considers the contradictionary nature...
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A Breath of Fresh Air: A Review of 'One Thousand Ropes'
By Lana Lopesi
Mine by Right: Copyright in Aotearoa
Read Time: 22 mins
In a knowledgeable essay, Elizabeth Heritage explores...
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Mine by Right: Copyright in Aotearoa
By Elizabeth Heritage
Sourcing superfans: on nurturing local creative communities
Read Time: 10 mins
Immi Paterson-Harkness examines how boot-strappy local...
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Sourcing superfans: on nurturing local creative communities
By Immi Paterson-Harkness
A Remedy for History
Read Time: 9 mins
'Desperate Remedies' (1993) subverts history and masculinity...
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A Remedy for History
By Tim Wong
There's Booze in the Blender
Read Time: 17 mins
Adam Goodall stumbles on an unexpected series of videos...
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There's Booze in the Blender
By Adam Goodall
On forgiveness
Read Time: 15 mins
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On forgiveness
By Doug Dillaman
Haunted fibre: exorcising technology through horror
Read Time: 14 mins
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Haunted fibre: exorcising technology through horror
By Eleanor Woodhouse
Dashper the Friendly Ghost
Read Time: 11 mins
Emil McAvoy reflects on Julian Dashper's presence...
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Dashper the Friendly Ghost
By Emil McAvoy
Sparkling Winter Tonic: Elle Loui August's 'Mercury'
Read Time: 9 mins
Victoria Wynne-Jones on a project that blends curatorial...
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Sparkling Winter Tonic: Elle Loui August's 'Mercury'
By Victoria Wynne-Jones
Best Worst Podcast: 2016 NZIFF wrap-up (Pt II)
Read Time: 1 min
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Best Worst Podcast: 2016 NZIFF wrap-up (Pt II)
By Pantograph Punch
Best of the Fest: Ten Top Moments at the NZIFF
Read Time: 12 mins
Our film team hand out their inaugural NZIFF Best...
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Best of the Fest: Ten Top Moments at the NZIFF
By Pantograph Punch
Best Worst Podcast: 2016 NZIFF wrap-up (Pt I)
Read Time: 2 mins
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Best Worst Podcast: 2016 NZIFF wrap-up (Pt I)
By Pantograph Punch
Review: Elle
Read Time: 13 mins
Is the film sexist? Does director Paul Verhoeven hate...
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Review: Elle
By Pantograph Punch
The NZIFF in Brief: Strange histories, and a buffalo
Read Time: 6 mins
Brannavan Gnanalingam on Certain Women, The Death...
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The NZIFF in Brief: Strange histories, and a buffalo
By Brannavan Gnanalingam
Review: Happy Hour
Read Time: 4 mins
Brannavan Gnanalingam on a 5.5 hour film that doesn...
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Review: Happy Hour
By Brannavan Gnanalingam
The NZIFF in Brief: Through Europe, and Beyond
Read Time: 10 mins
Eleanor Woodhouse reviews NZIFF highlights from both...
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The NZIFF in Brief: Through Europe, and Beyond
By Eleanor Woodhouse
NZIFF Week Three, feat. The Red Turtle, The 5th Eye and The Salesman
Read Time: 18 mins
Doug Dillaman reports back from week 3 of the NZIFF...
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NZIFF Week Three, feat. The Red Turtle, The 5th Eye and The Salesman
By Doug Dillaman
NZIFF Week Two, feat. The Wounded Angel, The Greasy Strangler and The Lure
Read Time: 15 mins
Jacob Powell reports back from week two of the NZIFF...
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NZIFF Week Two, feat. The Wounded Angel, The Greasy Strangler and The Lure
By Jacob Powell
I Could Not Stop For Death: The Poetry of Terence Davies
Read Time: 11 mins
Brannavan Gnanalingam talks to Terence Davies, director...
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I Could Not Stop For Death: The Poetry of Terence Davies
By Brannavan Gnanalingam
Review: Toni Erdmann
Read Time: 9 mins
An exquisite and gleefully modern German ‘reunification...
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Review: Toni Erdmann
By Jacob Powell
Review: High-Rise
Read Time: 5 mins
Combine a big budget and a big-name cast with director...
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Review: High-Rise
By Eleanor Woodhouse
I read the book first #sorrynotsorry
Read Time: 12 mins
Janet McAllister rewrites The Rehearsal
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I read the book first #sorrynotsorry
By Janet McAllister
On adapting the unadaptable: a chat with Alison Maclean
Read Time: 11 mins
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On adapting the unadaptable: a chat with Alison Maclean
By Brannavan Gnanalingam
Review: A War
Read Time: 6 mins
Decisions made in heat of the moment can have unintended...
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Review: A War
By Jacob Powell
Review: A Dragon Arrives!
Read Time: 5 mins
If 1960s Hollywood fever-dreamed in Farsi, it might...
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Review: A Dragon Arrives!
By Jacob Powell
First, Take Your Hydrogen: Sam Hamilton's 'Apple Pie'
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Janet McAllister on Sam Hamilton's latest film, which...
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First, Take Your Hydrogen: Sam Hamilton's 'Apple Pie'
By Janet McAllister
NZIFF Week One: Radio Dreams, Neruda, Chevalier, The Eagle Huntress and I, Daniel Blake
Read Time: 9 mins
Jacob Powell reports back from week one of the NZIFF...
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NZIFF Week One: Radio Dreams, Neruda, Chevalier, The Eagle Huntress and I, Daniel Blake
By Jacob Powell
Review: Kate Plays Christine
Read Time: 7 mins
Jacob Powell reviews Robert Greene's dizzingly unconventional...
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Review: Kate Plays Christine
By Jacob Powell
Review: Green Room
Read Time: 6 mins
Bold, bracing and highly accomplished, punk-rock lockdown...
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Review: Green Room
By Doug Dillaman
Review: Poi E: The Story of Our Song
Read Time: 5 mins
A shot of pure nostalgic joy, Tearepa Kahi’s Poi E...
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Review: Poi E: The Story of Our Song
By Jacob Powell
Interview: Adam Luxton and On An Unknown Beach
Read Time: 10 mins
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Interview: Adam Luxton and On An Unknown Beach
By James Gates
Do You Want Documentary Or Do You Want The Truth?
Read Time: 18 mins
Doug Dillaman on four convention-busting NZIFF documentaries...
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Do You Want Documentary Or Do You Want The Truth?
By Doug Dillaman
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