Topic archives: Documentary

FILM REVIEW: Blackfish

FILM REVIEW: Blackfish

August 1, 2013 1

MIFF documentary explores the depths of our relationship with Orcas

REVIEW: Last Days Here

REVIEW: Last Days Here

July 28, 2013 1

Documentary on aging cult metal singer Bobby Liebling riffs on sex, drugs and rock and roll

REVIEW: David Bowie – Five Years in the Making of an Icon

REVIEW: David Bowie – Five Years in the Making of an Icon

July 19, 2013 1

David Bowie hides behind a new documentary. But's that's ok.

REVIEW: The Sunnyboy

REVIEW: The Sunnyboy

July 16, 2013

T2T's first review from the 2013 Melbourne International Film Festival's doco schedule

Square Eye Express – New Free-To-Air Documentaries

Square Eye Express – New Free-To-Air Documentaries

July 11, 2013 1

A few upcoming TV docos peel back the layers of modern existence and modern culture.

Game of Perception – A Preview of We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks

Game of Perception – A Preview of We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks

July 3, 2013 2

A new documentary on Wikileaks offers more questions than answers

REVIEW: Fightville

REVIEW: Fightville

June 27, 2013 1

DVD doco packs a punch and a purpose

Soul’dier of Good Fortune

Soul’dier of Good Fortune

June 23, 2013

The uplifting tale of Charles Bradley captured in the documentary “Soul of America”

Dream On

Dream On

June 20, 2013

Documentary making in China can get you arrested

The Rainbow Plague

The Rainbow Plague

June 14, 2013 2

How to Survive a Plague - a review of the doco on the fight against AIDS discrimination

Not Waving, Drowning

Not Waving, Drowning

June 7, 2013

Feature documentary "Blank City" looks at New York's No Wave cinema. But the gaps are too many.

Cooking up a Firestorm

Cooking up a Firestorm

May 31, 2013

The Guardian has tested a new form of news dissemination using documentary techniques. Is this the future of journalism?

Best is Back

Best is Back

May 30, 2013

A series of top drawer documentary features kicks off this Sunday with the return of ABC2's "Sunday Best"

For Richer, For Poorer

For Richer, For Poorer

May 28, 2013 2

The decline and fall of a mega-rich family in America highlights weaknesses we all recognise. A review of the doco feature "Queen of Versailles."

Good for the Image

Good for the Image

May 20, 2013

A new photographic display depicts a series of dramas and under-currents and hits viscerally

Multi-Story Dwelling

Multi-Story Dwelling

May 17, 2013 2

A new DVD and book tell stories about individuals. But in doing so, they unveil all our stories and highlight our reliance on narrative

Australia by Stages

Australia by Stages

May 15, 2013 6

A 3-part documentary history of Australian theatre tells a compelling tale and leaves questions about the state of modern theatre

Model Citizens

Model Citizens

May 2, 2013 2

What do ex-super models have to say about modelling, the industry, and us? A look at the documentary feature "About Face"

Our Flirt with Dirt

Our Flirt with Dirt

April 30, 2013 5

Mining and Australian history are inter-twined but are those ties comfortable or choking? An issue-mash on two new documentaries and a new book on mining in Australia.