The Best Female Film Performances of 2011 | 16 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM

It was a monumental year for women in film as our selections for 2011's best female performances indicate... over and over and over again.


Sydney Film Festival 2011: 'Hanna' | 21 Jun 2011 // 8:42 PM

This premise of wild girl unleashed on the world is not exactly original, but Hanna has an intriguing angle to it – it’s not often it’s a female in the lead role for this genre,

'Hanna': A Perfect Soldier | 7 Apr 2011 // 10:35 PM

Along with makeup and sisterly advice, the regular teenager Sophie provides the trained killer Hanna with a glimpse of what she's missed.


The Five Best Films of Spring 2011 | 3 May 2011 // 5:40 AM

Our picks for the Top 5 films of the Spring...and yes, we are prepared for the inevitable blowback.

Run, Saoirse, Run!: 'Hanna' | 7 Apr 2011 // 8:55 PM

For many, this movie will be one great big tease. Those who sync in will celebrate its audacity. Somewhere in the middle lies the truth - as well as the reason the film ultimately unravels.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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