AboutTegan Tucker, Author at The Creative Issue
As one of the most loved food cultures worldwide, where would Good Food Month be without a night dedicated to the flavours of Italy?
Approaching the cinematic release of his latest critically acclaimed feature film, Goldstone, The Creative Issue caught up with multi-talented Australian director Ivan Sen to talk about his creative process and how Goldstone came to be.
In the days of films like The Exorcist (1973) and Poltergeist (1982), the horror genre had a respectable reputation. Helmed by talented screenwriters and directors, the films werenâ€™t just there for a cheap thrill, and were easily capable of matching the quality of other critically acclaimed movies. Today, it seems, quality has been traded in for reboots and repetition.
Following the tragedy that has occurred in Orlando, the LGBTIQ+ community could do with a pick-me-up. So to shine some light on a difficult time, weâ€™ve put together a list of LGBTIQ+ films with happy endings to binge-watch. While theyâ€™re sadly rare to come across, they do exist! And here are a few of our favourites.
In 2013, Australian filmmaker Ivan Sen opened the Sydney Film Festival with his film Mystery Road. This year, he hasÂ doneÂ so again with his latest piece of work Goldstone opening the 63rd Sydney Film Festival on June 8th.
Australian streaming service Stan released their second original six-part series, Wolf Creek, last week, and since then the series has already been viewed half a million times, making it Stanâ€™s most popular release yet.
In an attempt at shock-value, The 100Â â€™s seventh episode of season 3 saw the wildly popular Commander Lexa, shot to death only moments after her long awaited romantic reunion with main character Clarke.
In a market saturated with American burger shacks, ribs, gourmet hot dogs and pimped out donuts, St. James Crabhouse & Kitchen is here to fill a gap that has been surprisingly absent from the Brisbane food scene.
After cocktail bar Fourth Wall closed its doors last year, central Brisbanites were left with nowhere to go, jumping from bar-to-bar in search of a destination that fit just right. The process of elimination ran very similar to that of Goldilocks…
As far as family-drama’s go,Â Simon Stone’sÂ The DaughterÂ blows it’s peers out of the water with a raw and emotionalÂ story that is bound to hit a nerve for many.
At the age of 82, with Academy Awards, BAFTAâ€™s, a Tony and numerous other achievements under her belt throughout a career that spans over sixty years, one might assume that Dame Maggie Smith would be ready to say goodbye to the world of acting. Luckily for us, Smithâ€™s generosity in sharing her talent with the screen lives on. Her latest gift to film? Her performance as the title character Miss Shepherd in Nicholas Hytnerâ€™s The Lady in the Van.
After receiving critical acclaim and walking away with an award for Best Directing at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, it comes as no surprise that “The Witch”Â is a triumph of its genre.