The new Sign Painters documentary talks with both the old guns who have been doing it since way back and the young folks reviving the style. The film is touring Australia now – and screenings are rapidly selling out.
The film world lost one of its more piercing minds when Roger Ebert passed away this April. "On Cinema" does nothing to fill the void he left, but Tim Heidecker's show is ‘must hear’ podcasting all the same.
Australia's non-East Coast cities are oft overlooked, but bygads they've got some good things going on. The Adelaide Film Festival is bringing Russian techno, championship boxing and British cringe comedy to town this October.