MIFF 2019: The Farewell

Words by Benjamin Polazzon “Chinese people have a saying: When people get cancer, they die” Lies, secrets, fabrications, scams, deceits and falsehoods. […]

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MIFF 2019: The Souvenir Review

Words by Benjamin Polazzon “I think she looks sad” “I think she looks determined – and very much in love” They say […]


MIFF 2019: Brittany Runs a Marathon

Words by Ben Polazzon “Change is possible” What do you think of when you hear the word: weight? You probably start to […]


Movie Review: Rocketman

“People don’t pay to see Reg Dwight, they pay to see Elton John” Written by Ben Polazzon Is it the outrageous outfits, […]

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MICF Review: Ron Funches

Written by Eleanor Doran With writing credits for The Kroll Show and appearances on TV favourites like New Girl, Drunk History and […]

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Anne Edmonds: What’s Wrong With You?

Written by Jack Hollenberg and Mitch Groenewald Anne Edmonds’ 2018 MICF show Enter the Spinnaker Lounge was one of the most hyped […]


Festival Review: Wine Machine @ Rochford Wines, Yarra Valley

Wine Machine Rochford Wines, Yarra Valley 06 / 04 / 19 Words by India Weaver Tickets provided by publicists Wine Machine (formally […]

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Comedy Review: Brett Blake

Words by Blake Furfaro   Just a boy from the Perth suburb Forrestfield, Brett Blake is proving why he is a one […]


Comedy Review: Rhys Nicholson: Nice People Nice Things Nice Situations

Words by Sammy Perryman   Award-winning, Sydney based comedian Rhys Nicholson returns to the Melbourne International Comedy Festival this year with their […]


Michael Shafar – 50/50 – Melbourne International Comedy Festival

★★★★   Julia Greenhalf   My first encounter with Michael Shafar was walking into his Fringe show in 2018. I was embarrassingly […]