Reblog: Sydney Film Festival Returns to Regular Dates, Picks ‘The Forgiven,’ ‘Passengers’ for Initial Lineup — Variety

Charlotte Gainsbourg-starring “The Passengers of the Night” and Ralph Fiennes- and Jessica Chastain-starring “The Forgiven” are among the first batch of movies revealed by the Sydney Film Festival. The festival is planning an in-person event running 8-19 June, 2022. Australian-produced titles include dance film “Keep Stepping”; “Sissy,” which mixes social media and horror; music title […]

Sydney Film Festival Returns to Regular Dates, Picks ‘The Forgiven,’ ‘Passengers’ for Initial Lineup — Variety

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It doesn’t seem that long ago since the Sydney Film Festival was on. This is understandable given that it had a delayed timing last year being held in October. This year it’s back to its usual timing in June and its first round of films has been announced.

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The documentaries are always a favourite with the first batch of films including some top selections like Calendar Girls – about 60+ aged dance group – and Sirens – about a female thrash metal group from Lebanon.

This is sure to be another great year for the festival.

Reblog: Atong Atem awarded inaugural La Prairie Art Award — Nyamilepedia

‘I can realise this potential’ By Chloe Wolifson, March 14, 2022 — Up-and-coming artist Atong Atem has been awarded the Art Gallery of NSW’s inaugural La Prairie Art Award for her self-portrait in five parts, A yellow dress, a bouquet (2022). The award, comprised of a $50,000 acquisition and $30,000 worth of travel, is a new […]

Atong Atem awarded inaugural La Prairie Art Award — Nyamilepedia