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new ben elton film explores what it means to be australian




racism, diversity and accepting difference are some of the themes in the first australian feature film from expatriate british writer and comedian ben elton. "three summers" is based on, and filmed at, the fairfield folk music festival in pinjarra, wa.a long-time fairfield attendee, elton said the i...



three summers' melbourne world premiere puts spring in ben elton's step




ben elton is fired up ahead of the world premiere of his new film, the warm-hearted comedy three summers, at the weekend. "oh my god," the comic, writer and director says with his trademark chatty enthusiasm. "can you imagine how it feels after two years pretty focused on the film and now suddenl...



elton john's rocket man recast as a refugee in film competition




elton john's 1972 song rocket man, about a lonely astronaut on a mission to mars, has been recast as a tale about a refugee cut adrift from his family in a video unveiled at the cannes film festival on monday.majid adin's animated take on the song was one of three winners of a competition run by you...



elton john curates amazon music unlimited's song of the day with lana del rey, b




sir elton john turns the ripe old age of 70 tomorrow (march 25), and today amazon music unlimited -- the company's newly-launched premium on-demand streaming service -- announced that the legendary singer and songwriter will be taking over its song of the day feature beginning today. each day throu...



inside the dropbox offices in sydney




office formed in 1993 by chilean architects mirene elton and mauricio léniz. eltonleniz.cl since 1993, the firm elton + léniz has developed projects of varying scales, between objects and furniture, exhibitions, trade, interior, family and group homes, art galleries, buildings, urban design, among...



modern, cozy and inspiring house y in finland




office formed in 1993 by chilean architects mirene elton and mauricio léniz. eltonleniz.cl since 1993, the firm elton + léniz has developed projects of varying scales, between objects and furniture, exhibitions, trade, interior, family and group homes, art galleries, buildings, urban design, among...



how an undocumented law student feels about trump




a short film explores how one woman regards the new administration.



elton john's rocket man recast as a refugee in film competition




elton john's 1972 song rocket man, about a lonely astronaut on a mission to mars, has been recast as a tale about a refugee cut adrift from his family in a video unveiled at the cannes film festival on monday.majid adin's animated take on the song was one of three winners of a competition run by you...



a dark time in denmark's history




an oscar-nominated film explores possible war crimes in the country after world war ii.



australian film industry looks to asia




actors sam neill and rachel griffiths joined chinese film makers in shanghai on wednesday to launch a new award aimed at fostering greater ties between australian and asian cinema.griffiths and actor sam neill unveiled the asia international engagement program, which will include a best asian film ...



film explores the devastating impact of partitioning india




an indian-british filmmaker is hoping to stir debate with a new film exploring the events surrounding the partitioning of india. in august 1947, british colonialists left india, dividing the country into two states - india and pakistan.the new film viceroy's house explores the events leading up to t...



elton john's best features, from george michael to eminem




even if you wouldn't call yourself a superfan of elton john's music, his catalog spans so many years and sounds that there's likely at least one tune of his you can't help but jam to.but whether you're an elton die-hard or secretly indulge in that one song from time to time, what you may not know ...



don't tell director tori garrett to adapt peggy frew's acclaimed novel hope farm




her first film, the impressive drama don't tell, deserved better than the low-key opening it had in australian cinemas on the weekend.but director tori garrett, who had a cast headed by jack thompson, rachel griffiths, aden young and sara west for her dramatisation of a landmark sexual abuse case, i...



konkona sensharma wins top honours at new york indian film festival




konkona sensharma has been named the best director for her directorial debut "a death in the gunj" and the best actress for "lipstick under my burkha" at 2017's new york indian film festival (nyiff)."#nyiff2017 awards winner best director is konkona sensharma @konkonas @chhabs @aroonshiv," the offic...



foxtel's picnic at hanging rock remake clinches us sale to amazon




when the original 1975 film picnic at hanging rock was screened to american film distribution executives, one famously stormed out, complaining that he couldn't buy a film that didn't have an ending.the remake, commissioned by foxtel for broadcast in 2018, has not encountered the same cultural hurdl...



new documentary explores the music & ideas of synthesist robert rich – synthtopi




synthesist and composer robert rich is the subject of a new short documentary by composer dean de benedictis.rich has released over 40 albums, both as a solo artist and collaborating with other musicians; has done sound design for films and synth manufacturers; and has mixed and mastered hundreds o...



best new playlists, shows, and exclusives on apple music




each week we'll bring you the best radio shows, playlists, and exclusives that apple music has to offer!exclusivesthis week, subscribers can watch a new interview between beats 1 anchor zane lowe and elton john, on the occasion of john's 70th birthday. the hour-long chat covers john's career, as wel...



elton john is developing an animated version of 'technicolor dreamcoat'




elton john is teaming up withandrew lloyd webberand tim rice to develop an animated adaptation of "joseph and the amazing technicolor dreamcoat."stx entertainment chairman adam fogelson announced the project tuesday at cinemacon, the annual gathering of theater owners and exhibitors.the musical, whi...



surprise winner as critics name girl asleep the year's best australian film




another week, another winner of the best australian film of last year. at the australian academy of cinema and television arts awards in december, the top prize went to hacksaw ridge. this month the members of the critics circle of australia gave their award to goldstone.indiana jones 5 is offici...



lady gaga, stevie wonder & more perform at elton john's 70th birthday: watch




elton john rang in his 70th birthday with a little help from his friends. at a los angeles gala celebrating john's big day -- as well as 50 years of writing with bernie taupin -- on saturday (march 25),  stars including lady gaga, stevie wonder, ryan adams and rosanne cash performed, people repo...



simon baker's film breath runs into ugly dispute over financing




a film adaptation of tim winton's acclaimed novel breath, directed by the mentalist star simon baker, has run into a messy legal dispute before it has even premiered.a company that was discussing financing the australian drama, arclight films, is threatening legal action against the production comp...



bad boy records documentary 'can't stop won't stop' premieres on apple music




can't stop won't stop: a bad boy story, the documentary from sean "diddy" combs, is now available exclusively on apple music. the film chronicles the founding of bad boy records as well as combs' efforts to bring the bad boy family back together for last year's reunion concert.from apple music:can't...



census 2016: the new 'typical' australian revealed




the 'typical australian' has been identified, providing the first glimpse into the data produced by the 2016 census. the 2016 census has delivered its first insight, revealing what characteristics make up the 'typical australian'.according to the abs, the typical australian is:38 years oldfemaleborn...



census 2016: the new 'typical' australian revealed




the 'typical australian' has been identified, providing the first glimpse into the data produced by the 2016 census. the 2016 census has delivered its first insight, revealing what characteristics make up the 'typical australian'.according to the abs, the typical australian is:38 years oldfemaleborn...



census 2016: the new 'typical' australian revealed




the 'typical australian' has been identified, providing the first glimpse into the data produced by the 2016 census. the 2016 census has delivered its first insight, revealing what characteristics make up the 'typical australian'.according to the abs, the typical australian is:38 years oldfemaleborn...