Believe it or not, it's that time of the year again. It's time to start planning your New Years and exploring the many wonderful Australian festivals we have to offer - and there's a lot of them.
Beyond The Valley has returned for their third year, and they are bringing a huge party to the 2016/2017 celebrations. Featuring an array of musicians from different genres, the festival will host Chance The Rapper, DZ Deathrays, SAFIA, What So Not, Sticky Fingers, and more. Hosted in Lardner Park Victoria, the festival boasts first-time international performances, as well as some of Australia's best. Subjected to controversy for their efforts last year, the festival promises punters more space, more shade, more hubs and more 'cool stuff' this year. Check out the line up below.
Alex Lahey / Bag Raiders / Bakermat / Chance The Rapper / Dena Amy / DUNE RATS / DZ Deathrays / Eats Everything / Emma Louise / Giraffage / GoldLink / Harts / Hermitude / Highasakite / Hot Chip / Hudson Mohawke / Japanese Wallpaper / Jarryd James music / Jme / Kllo / Kölsch / Ladyhawke / Lastlings / LUNICE / Montaigne / Motez / MSTRKRFT / Oliver Huntemann / Paces / Pachanga Boys / Hippie Dance / Phantogram / Running Touch / Ryan Hemsworth / SAFIA / Skream / SLUMBERJACK / Sonny Fodera / Sticky Fingers / Thundamentals / TOKiMONSTA / Total Giovanni / Vera Blue / Wafia / What So Not / ZHU
Tickets go on sale August 11th.
Images via Beyond The Valley
His latest film The Image Book is a fragmented, often overwhelming collage of images and sounds from disparate contexts.
A genre-blending thriller, drama and romance, exploring the phenomenon of catfishing from the catfish’s POV. Who You Think I Am is masterfully carried by veteran actress Juliette Binoche, who somehow manages to elicit sympathy to an unsympathetic cause.
The film could’ve very well devolved into the kind of old-man-yells-at-cloud platitudes we hear all the time about technology, but Assayas is a more deft handler of these conversations than most.
The power of theatre to realistically, yet conceptually tackle taboo topics in society is proven by local company Velvet Chase Productions in their performance of Daniella Candida’s #nofilter, a unique, expressive and emotive exploration of mental illness, its causes, its effects, and the many faces of it.
Rose Callaghan’s comedic listicle is a welcome addition to the Rhino Room’s cracking line up.
A harmless, fumbling fool with an unpredictably cutting wit.
The energy, pace, hilarity, wit and talent of The Handlebards’ Twelfth Night makes the show a standout that anyone can enjoy.
SEPTEM is a short and sharp piece of theatre that realistically shows the true nature of humans when faced with ultimate life or death.
Hand In Hand is a cute, colourful, playful piece of quirky circus that the whole family can genuinely enjoy,
Heart-warming, electric, and funny to boot, Build A Rocket is the kind of show that cartwheels around your mind for days to come.