television   November 25, 2023

The Curse

Nathan Fielder’s new comedy drama, The Curse, takes his work into wilder territory.

television   November 11, 2023

Steven Spielberg’s Life on Our Planet

Spielberg’s Netflix series renders evolution as an extended feud between rival crime families.

television   October 28, 2023

The Changeling

The Changeling demonstrates how fairytales can be used to devastating effect to process  our deepest fears and desires.

television   October 21, 2023

Marvel’s Loki

The second instalment of the Tom Hiddleston time-shifting series Loki proves it is the best thing from Marvel in years.

television   September 23, 2023

Actor Max McKenna

Max McKenna has moved past childhood introversion to self-acceptance and stage success, and is now starring in a historical comedy on SBS TV.

television   August 12, 2023

How To with John Wilson

The HBO series How To with John Wilson excavates bizarre minutiae of contemporary life to illuminate a confounding time.

television   July 29, 2023

Matildas: The World at Our Feet

The Australian women’s soccer team has finally captured the nation’s hearts – the question is why it took so long.

television   July 22, 2023

Painting with John

John Lurie’s new television series, Painting with John, opens up art to its raw experience.

television   June 3, 2023


The fourth and final season of Alec Berg and Bill Hader’s bleak screwball tragedy Barry only intensifies its genre-defying mayhem.

television   May 27, 2023


The racing pulse of HBO’s prestige hit Succession is the emotional whiplash of unresolved family abuse.

television   April 29, 2023

Party Down

More than a decade after its first two perfect seasons, Party Down returns as an ode to failure and delusion.