In this week’s podcast we are joined by guest critics Leena van Deventer and Dan Golding. We talk about the Australians heading to the Oscars ceremony and their chances up against the seemingly unstoppable (and certainly inescapable) La La Land. Then we look at the ABC’s recent axing of their video game program Good Game, […]
Critical Attention is produced by Izzy Roberts-Orr, and co-presented by The Rereaders and Kill Your Darlings. In episode one, we chat to Lauren Carroll Harris, who has recently been announced as an ongoing critic working with Kill Your Darlings to publish ‘Wake in Light: On Australian Film’ a collection of four essays exploring contemporary Australian cinema.
In this week’s podcast we head to the cinema to roll around in the dirt with Red Dog: True Blue. Then we attempt to go swimming at Melbourne’s beaches with the hottest take of the summer in the Guardian. And finally, we round out 2016 by discussing our favourite books, films and more.
In this week’s podcast, guest critic Nick Tapper steps in to replace the incomparable Dion Kagan. We are joined by David Carlin and Francesca Rendle-Short, the editors of ‘The Near and the Far’ – a new literary anthology that connects Asia and Australia. Then we walk through David Hockney’s curious exhibition ‘Current’, whose various works […]