• Tuesday 24 September 2013
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    …Properly Used, It’s Almost Invincible

    This Friday, as part of the Australian Cinémathèque’s ‘Action, Hong Kong Style’ program at GOMA, see a rare double feature of the two films that laid the foundation for one of the most original music groups…

  • Friday 20 September 2013
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    Action Hong Kong Style

    Hong Kong action cinema has undergone multiple revolutions and produced some of the world’s most famous stars and directors, including Bruce Lee, John Woo and Jackie Chan. Here, Sam Ho discusses the history…

  • Monday 15 July 2013

    Remnants Of Drexciya

    This month, the Australian Cinémathèque at GOMA has been screening the moving image work of Turner-nominees The Otolith Group. The work of duo Anjalika Sagar and Kodwo Eshun is rich in reference to…

  • Tuesday 9 July 2013

    Imagining Possible Futures

    I have never quite been able to give myself over to science fiction. Life on present day earth with all its eccentric characters and bizarre events is challenging enough; I don’t have space…

  • Wednesday 16 May 2012

    Micro Strategies to Change the World

    At the time in Liberia, staging a protest, even a protest in which women merely sang and held signs calling for the war to end was gravely dangerous and raised the ire of…

  • Tuesday 17 April 2012

    Contemporary Australia: Women in Film

    For the ‘Contemporary Australia: Women in Film’ program, we’ve been working with Margaret Pomeranz who has curated the season of films screening from 21 April – 18 July 2012. The ‘Women in Film‘…