Film

29/07/13
29/07/13

Upstream Color is a sometimes disorientating journey through what filmmaking can achieve when it really sets its mind to it. Think The Tree of Life, but satisfying.

29/07/13

The new season of Arrested Development is unmistakably a different beast to the one that was shown on Fox all those years ago.

22/07/13

Step Four: Watch Manhattan Murder Mystery and realise the whole sleeping-with-his-stepdaughter thing doesn’t bother you so much anyway.

22/07/13

How could the man who brought us Pan’s Labyrinth produce such garbage?

15/07/13

Never fear! Here at Salient we have condensed the NZIFF guide into seven new categories.

04/06/13

It’s now time for Salient to throw off the shackles of “good taste” and give in to our gnawing base urges. Ladies and gentlemen, it’s time to review porn.

27/05/13

Helmed by the seemingly evergreen J. J. Abrams, Into Darkness epitomises everything great about the Hollywood blockbuster—it’s big, flashy, compelling, and a little bit corny.

20/05/13

Every year, thousands of eager filmmakers compete in what is arguably the most hectic film-production contest known to mankind. Salient Film Editor Gerald Lee sat down with student filmmaker Michelle Kan to discuss the competition and its appeal.