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Picks from the 2014 NZ International Film Festival programme

The New Zealand International Film Festival returns this month with your annual dose of the finest cinema from around the globe, including hot titles direct from Cannes, much-anticipated festival highlights from the past year, yet-to-be-discovered gems and of course some strong local content. Navigating the programme and selecting from the overwhelming line-up can be hard work, so in order to …

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[LISTEN] NICK CAVE & THE BAD SEEDS: ‘Push The Sky Away’

A new album from Nick Cave is always an event, be it in the form of depraved rock outfit Grinderman, a soundtrack collaboration with Warren Ellis, or especially with his stellar band the Bad Seeds, who are set to release their 15th studio LP Push the Sky Away next week. We’ve already heard/seen videos for the …

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[WATCH] Red-Band trailer for John Hillcoat’s LAWLESS

With its U.S. release imminent, a new red-band trailer has surfaced for John Hillcoat’s prohibition drama Lawless, which stars Tom Hardy, Shia LeBeouf and Jason Clark as the bootlegging Bondurant Brothers. This latest trailer shows off some bare skin and high tension, and while it’s not remarkably different from the previous trailers, it does a nice job …

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[WATCH] Trailer #2 for LAWLESS starring Tom Hardy, Shia LeBeouf & Guy Pearce

A second trailer has emerged for John Hillcoat’s Lawless, with The Weinstein Company wisely shifting the focus from Shia LeBeouf to Tom Hardy in anticipation of his star-making performance in The Dark Knight Rises this month. As I previously mentioned, the film stars LeBeouf, Hardy, Jason Clarke, Jessica Chastain, Gary Oldman, Mia Wasikowska and Guy Pearce in a based-on-a-true-story …

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[WATCH] Trailer #1 for John Hillcoat’s LAWLESS

John Hillcoat’s long-awaited prohibition era drama Lawless (formerly titled The Wettest County) is finally on its way, following a lengthy pre-production during which the entire thing nearly fell through. Adapted from Matt Bondurant‘s novel The Wettest County in the World by Nick Cave, the film stars Tom Hardy, Shia LaBeouf and Jason Clarke as the bootlegging Bondurant brothers, who have to contend with …

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WORLD CINEMA SHOWCASE 2012 Wrap Up

Following a hectic Easter weekend featuring some seriously great documentaries and foreign films, the 2012 World Cinema Showcase wrapped up in Auckland recently. I had an exhaustingly-awesome couple of weeks of viewing, during which I saw 15 films and posted updates on Our Idiot Brother, Alois Nebel and Under African Skies, followed by Coriolanus, Once Upon a Time in Anatolia and Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samurai 3D. You can check out …

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[LISTEN] GRINDERMAN’s remix album ‘GRINDERMAN 2 RMX’

Grinderman’s remix LP Grinderman 2 RMX was quietly released a few weeks back, and the entire album is currently available to stream online. A majority of the LP has previously been leaked, including Nick Zinner’s ‘Bellringer Blues’ mix, as well as contributions from Josh Homme, Silver Alert (featuring Matt Berninger), Faras Badwan’s Cat Eyes project …

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[WATCH] AUTOLUMINESCENT promises a fascinating account of the life & music of Rowland S. Howard

Rowland S. Howard was a pivotal figure on the Australian punk and post-punk music scene, chiefly as the gaunt, fiery and gifted guitarist for the seminal late ’70s/early ’80s group The Birthday Party, which helped Nick Cave on his way to stardom and influenced generations of musicians. Over a career fraught with long intermissions, presumably …

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[WATCH] GRINDERMAN: ‘Bellringer Blues’ (Nick Zinner Remix)

The recently disbanded Grinderman have a remix album, Grinderman 2 RMX, due in March, and this week a video was released for Nick Zinner’s remix of ‘Bellringer Blues’. The black-and-white, surveillance camera-style clip features footage of the band performing in the studio, with a “Zinner” watermark in the upper right hand corner.

GRINDERMAN to release remix album: Listen to a new remix from Nick Zinner

  Nick Cave’s depraved rock outfit Grinderman may have recently disbanded, but the group are set to release a remix album, Grinderman 2 RMX, on March 13. The album collects remixes, covers and alternate takes of tracks from their monstrous 2010 LP Grinderman 2, most of which have been previously released except for a new …

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