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August 05 2015,

Review: Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago

by Frances Morton, from Reviews

No doubt walking the Camino is a wonderful, life-changing experience. Since medieval times people have trekked more than 700 km across northern Spain on this trail with religious origins that now draws sightseers and soul-sea... Read on.

August 04 2015,

6 Great Things NZIFF 2015 Gave To Me

by Liam Maguren, from A Man Of 100 Words

I have spent the last two-and-a-half weeks traveling the world, from the hushed, dark corners of the Ukraine to a wild two hours in Berlin. I have jumped in and out of time, visiting dystopian futures and relishing in treasur... Read on.

Review: Amy

by Matt Glasby, from Reviews August 03 2015,

This year has brought forth quality documentaries about three of music’s brightest burnouts, each appropriate to the artist. The explosive Cobain: Montage Of Heck smelt unmistakably of teen spirit; Heaven Adores You was as sweetly sensitive as Elliott Smith’s forgiving folk songs; while Senna director Asif Kapadia’s Amy is in-your-face intimate, a tragic rise and fall lit by paparazzi flashbulbs. From the opening ... Read on.

Weekly Movie Poll Results

by Ed, Flicks.co.nz, from News August 03 2015,

Check the nation’s pulse with the results of each week’s extremely important movie poll. Who should play John Key in a movie? Which movie dinosaur is the bestest? Who would win a fight between Arnie, Stallone and The Rock? This and more. Do this week’s poll (and win tickets to Hoyts Cinemas) here. August 3: ... Read on.

August 03 2015,

Miranda Harcourt’s Short Film Picks

by Steve Newall, from The Screening Room

August’s Screening Room post comes from long-serving Kiwi actor and sought-after acting coach Miranda Harcourt, ONZM. Miranda is a great supporter of New Zealand’s short films, and serves as an ambassador for Show Me Shor... Read on.

August 02 2015,

NZIFF 2015 Mini-Reviews

by Ed, Flicks.co.nz, from Reviews

With the NZ International Film Festival in full swing once again, Flicks writers are giving their first impressions on what they’re seeing in the form of bite-sized mini-reviews. This blog will keep updating through the fes... Read on.