Film

7 July 2015

That Sugar Film: demonising the sweet stuff

A new Aussie documentary should be taken with a pinch of salt.

15 June 2015

The Look of Silence: humanity persists

Joshua Oppenheimer’s stunning new documentary about the Indonesian purges refuses to pity its subjects.

12 June 2015

Jaws: telling an eternal tale

Why, 40 years on, Spielberg's classic is not showing its age.

28 April 2015

Force Majeure: familial failures

A new film explores the hollowing out of family life.

17 April 2015

Montage of Heck: nevermind the tragedy

A new rock doc about Kurt Cobain is a paean to the Nirvana frontman’s restless creativity – not his tragic end.