Ricki and the Flash

Ricki and the Flash is an excellent film that talks about the high’s and lows of being a mother, a rock star and dealing with the trials and tribulations of broken marriages. Streep plays Ricki Randazzo, the lead singer of Ricki and the Flash which is a pub cover band Continue Reading

Kumiko – the Treasure Hunter

This American film ( in Japanese and English) from the Zellner Brothers ( Nathan writes and David directs) is one of a few which draws it’s inspiration from film itself. In this case, it is Coen Brothers classic, FARGO which Japanese office worker, Kumiko ( Rinko Kikuchi) mistakenly assumes to Continue Reading

European Summers Cotton Club

“A night oozing with  1920’s sophistication” says the media release. So aptly described. European Summers Cotton Club Performance was just that. It took place in the beautiful Malt Supper club which had just the right ambiance and feel about it. Catherine Summers is definitely one of Perth’s most engaging vocalists. She has Continue Reading

Control, Alt, Delete

Do you like computers? Well if you don’t, in fact even if you do, you should not miss this show. Dan Willis the comedian in this show gives us a very insightful look into the world of computers. The show is not at all technical. In fact it is filled Continue Reading

Force Majeure

 Who is the most important person in your life – your family or yourself? This is the question posed by this very interesting, thought provoking film entitled ” Force Majeure” that is part of the Perth International Film Festival. This film shows us how a simple thoughtless act could almost Continue Reading