Who has the right to censor our not-so-private lives? Hans Block and Moritz Riesewick explore censorship and trauma in this disturbing documentary.
Winner of the Good Grief Award, writer Simone King explores the plight of East Timorese refugees settling in Australia.
No Friend But the Mountains: Writing From Manus Prison Behrouz Boochani, Omid Tofighian Picador Australia, 2018 “Is courage the opposite of fear?” asks Behrouz Boochani in his monumental, impossible new work, No Friend But the Mountains: Writing From Manus Prison (Picador, 2018). “Or is courage a virtue that emerges out of the essence of […]
How a social media movement gave victims, activists and communities a language to voice their lived experience without the need for legalese.
Writing plays a subversive role in our political movements, yet, are we growing ambivalent or disengaged because of information-fatigue?
The right to protest is an abstract freedom, one that saw Fed Square swarmed by March for Men protesters. Madison Griffiths and Sam Biddle watched on.
In one of the opening scenes of Capharnaüm (2018), a boy in a striped prison uniform enters a crowded courtroom. Zain (Zain al-Rafeea) is already a celebrity of sorts, a child who brings a lawsuit against his own parents with the encouragement of a current affairs TV show. He has no birth certificate and no […]
Kate Wild explores the horrific and questionable events of one day in Armidale, New South Wales.
How much have things really changed in the art world? The Guerrilla Girls showcase a comparative port folio at the NGV.
The conversation around human rights comes in all forms, in this six-part series we explore that conversation through the lens of film.
Raafat Ishak plays with contrasting symbols and scale to bring his installation and paintings to life, redefining identity in a most surreal way.
Ten Australian artists present a joyful celebration of contemporary Indigenous life, culture, and humanity through their various art forms of choice at ACCA this month.