The man behind the t-shirt design.
MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL: What do you do with a famous life that’s been reduced to a single iconic image on the t-shirts of 40 years’ worth of teenagers around the world? The obvious answer would be a narrative-driven demystification...
At times this requires a leap of faith into unreality, or surreality but, maybe, life is like that now.
The title sounds like the latest Hong Kong historical actioner. In fact it is another strange crime caper from German director Tom Tykwer. Tykwer’s growing reputation mainly rests upon two films. One was Winter Sleepers (1997), a creepy, snow...
It was at Belvoir Street Theatre in Sydney in 1994 that actor Richard Roxburgh made his directing debut with That Eye, The Sky. Based on Tim Winton's book it told the story of struggling rural Australians as seen through the eyes of their young...
A smart and edgy thriller with a road-runner heroine.
Run Lola Run, an enormous success in Germany and elsewhere, is a "What If?" film like Sliding Doors and Kieslowski's Blind Chance. We're given three alternatives scenarios of Lola's efforts to get the money Manni needs but more than that: the fi...
Overall successful performances by all, but the casting of Johnny Depp is debatable.
Supposedly the true story of the life of George Jung, Johnny Depp - who became involved in the drug trade after moving away from his Boston home where Mum - Rachel Griffiths constantly berates his father - Ray Liotta - for his lack of success. In...