Brisbane Photo Awards Now Open

Fancy yourself as a photographer? Got some great snaps that you want people to see? Want to win $5000? If you answered yes to all of these, then the Lord Mayor’s Photographic Awards are for you.   The Lord Mayor’s Photographic Awards (LMPA) give photographers across all levels of experience the opportunity to submit their […]

World Press Photo @ The Powerhouse

The 2018 World Press Photo competition has attracted entries from around the world , with more than 4500 photographers from 125 countries submitting over 73 000 images for consideration. The annual competition profiles and recognises the world’s top press photographers, photojournalists and documentary photographers who captured a single event or significant issue of considerable importance […]

Live Action

There is plenty of live music on offer across Brisbane every week and photos from several recent shows have been posted in the gallery. The gallery includes snaps from the Rackett single launch at The Foundry on July 7, the Teneriffe Festival featuring Eliza and The Delusionals on July 8 and the single launch for […]

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Of all the big budget sequels being churned out at a rate of knots by the Hollywood machine, this might just be one of the dumbest to make its way onto cinema screens. The reason for its existence is obvious; the four previous Jurassic Park/World films have proven a box office bonanza and this one, […]

Ant-Man and The Wasp

Yes, Ant-Man and The Wasp is ridiculous on many levels, but there is something about this follow-up to the original Ant-Man outing from 2015 that prevents it from reaching the scale of over-the-top mayhem, destruction, absurdity and earnestness that are the staples of most Marvel movies. The whole premise is utter nonsense, of course, but […]

Sicario: Day of the Soldado

It is very easy to imagine Donald Trump squealing with glee through much of Sicario: Day of the Soldado given the number of ‘evil’ Mexicans despatched by a group of Government-sanctioned mercenaries in this follow-up to Denis Villeneuve’s 2015 Emily Blunt-starring Sicario. As is so often the case in film and television productions that emanate […]

Festival Fever

There is plenty on offer for film buffs across Brisbane in the weeks ahead with several festivals and curated film programs from which to choose. Here’s a snapshot  of what’s in store: The Great Detective Starting tonight at the Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA) Cinemateque is The Great Detective, a program that celebrates the detective […]