Despite Trump, women in 2017 have much to celebrate

Despite Trump, women in 2017 have much to celebrate

It is easy to regard this year as a dark one for feminism. After taking office, Donald Trump’s first act was reinstating the global gag rule which blocks US federal funding to non-government organisations in the Third World that provide abortion counselling or...
David Grossman interviews his deceased son, Uri

David Grossman interviews his deceased son, Uri

On 10 August 2006, when Israel was at war with Hezbollah in Lebanon, David Grossman and fellow Israeli authors Amos Oz and A.B Yehoshua held a press conference at which they strongly urged the government to agree to a ceasefire that would create the basis for a...
Antenna Documentary Film Festival returns for 6th time

Antenna Documentary Film Festival returns for 6th time

The 2016 Antenna Documentary Film Festival will again screen the very best in non-fiction cinema from Australia and around the world, in Sydney from 11-16 October, and then in Brisbane and Melbourne. For more than 100 years cinema has confronted the question of what...