Melbourne International Film Festival MIFF 2016 – Opening Night Gala

The 65th Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF) Opening Night Gala took place at Hamer Hall on Thursday night, as film buffs the country over giggled excitedly into their salted popcorn in anticipation of sitting in the dark for the next couple of weeks. The Gala which was sponsored by Grey Goose Vodka was opened by … More Melbourne International Film Festival MIFF 2016 – Opening Night Gala

ACMI Presents: Oscar Wilde’s The Nightingale + the Rose by Artist Del Kathryn Barton

The latest ACMI exhibition is a remarkable feat of extraordinary vision, resplendently intricate storytelling and creative collaboration. Two-time Archibald Prize winning artist, Del Kathryn Barton, began a journey to tell the reinterpreted story of Oscar Wilde’s 1888 fairytale, The Nightingale and the Rose via a series of artworks. These colourful and visceral works have now … More ACMI Presents: Oscar Wilde’s The Nightingale + the Rose by Artist Del Kathryn Barton

Interview with James Nolen – Fim Programmer + Fashion on Film curator at ACMI

To coincide with the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF), ACMI has once again curated a Fashion on Film series, featuring fashion documentaries and short films ranging from The Legacy of Alexander McQueen to Hubert de Givenchy: A Life in Haute Couture. Film Programmer and curator of the Fashion on Film series, James Nolen, chats … More Interview with James Nolen – Fim Programmer + Fashion on Film curator at ACMI

88th Oscars Red Carpet

Once again, Cate Blanchett looked stunning on the Oscars red carpet in Hollywood, nominated for her role in ‘Carol’. Wearing an exquisite mint green embellished Armani Privé dress. It is all equal parts sexy, glamorous and enchanting. The Australian actresses continued to smolder on the red carpet, with bombshell Margot Robbie wearing a Tom Ford … More 88th Oscars Red Carpet

ACMI Presents: Orry-Kelly Dressing Hollywood

Do you know about Orry-Kelly? Have you even heard his name mentioned before in film or fashion circles? Having completed a double major in cinema history at Melbourne University, which encompassed Hollywood films, even I struggled to recount such a distinctive name, albeit an Australian one. And my love for glamorous silver-screen fashion failed to … More ACMI Presents: Orry-Kelly Dressing Hollywood