In a new episode of SBS Movies & TV podcast, The Playlist, Ben and Fiona return from holidays to spend their first day back at work watching and recapping the 77th Golden Globes ceremony. They analyse the hits and misses of the lengthy broadcast.
This Oscar contender gets grief right.
Pop culture loves catharsis. In film after film we’re presented with characters suffering with a burden that, in one pivotal moment, is lifted from them so they can go forward renewed. It’s a formula that makes for great drama; in real life...

Certain Women review: A quiet triumph

Reichardt puts women in the driver's seat for story of substance.
Reviewed at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival: Kelly Reichardt’s work occupies and is preoccupied by the intersection of American lives and American landscapes. From her 2006 breakout Old Joy, which follows an Oregon trek undertaken by...