Showing articles by Rebecca Butterworth

MIFF: Mine Games

Local filmmaker Richard Gray takes a sharp stylistic turn with this twisted teen thriller, but one which our blogger believes yields mixed results...

MIFF: Ruby Sparks

The latest from the directors behind \'Little Miss Sunshine\' rings of instant indie classic.

MIFF: Something From Nothing: The Art Of Rap

Godfather of gangsta rap turned director, Ice-T, takes audiences on a personal journey into the heart and soul of hip-hop.

MIFF: The Intouchables

Easy to see why this crowd-pleaser proved box office gold in its home country.

MIFF: Into the Abyss

Werner Herzog\'s heartbreaking and unsettling inquiry into capital punishment in the US.

MIFF: Room 237

A doco dissecting Kubrick\'s \'The Shining\' by a host of hardcore fans and critics - ranging from the semi-obsessive to the paranoid delusional...

MIFF: Teddy Bear

A literally larger-than-life man and his quest to find an even bigger love.

MIFF: First Position

So you think you wanna dance? Must-see doco.

MIFF: Chicken With Plums

A somewhat disappointing follow-up for the creative team behind \'Persepolis\', but one boosted by its magical art direction.

MIFF: Big Boys Gone Bananas!

A frightening insight into the world of spin and corporate cover-ups.