ANALYSIS: Broken Highway

In this article for Senses of Cinema, Alexandra Heller-Nicholas and I explore Laurie McInnes’ 1993 film, Broken Highway. In addition to tracing the film’s production history and the initial critical response, we examine various key themes and motifs present throughout the work. Into the Light: Hope, Despair and Haunted Doubles in Laurie McInnes’s Broken Highway […]

PODCAST: Plato’s Cave – 12th May

In this week’s episode of Plato’s Cave the team cast a critical eye over Richard Ayoade’s The Double, the Hollywood comedy Bad Neighbours and Stanley Kramer’s classic, Inherit the Wind (1960). With Josh Nelson, Thomas Caldwell and Cerise Howard. Plato’s Cave – 12th May Episode (.MP3)

PODCAST: ABC 774 – 9th May

On this week’s Friday Film, I discuss the Dostoyevsky-inspired film from director Richard Ayoade, The Double, and the Hollywood comedy, Bad Neighbours. Plus, talkback on ‘actor-turned-directors’ on Drive with Rafael Epstein on 774 ABC Melbourne.