arts spotlight.
August 10, 2020

Mamie van Doren, or, The Last Bombshell

Lachlan Mitchell goes on and on about yet another old white woman, but promises it is interesting this time. I don’t care for using Twitter much […]
August 3, 2020

NZIFF: Here’s to 2020, I Guess

Our delightful Ebert & Siskel wunderkind Thomas Giblin is back for part two of Craccum’s NZIFF commentary. The rebranded Whānau Mārama: New Zealand International Film Festival […]
August 3, 2020

Greetings from Dashcon: Remembering Tumblr

Delving into the shattered remains of the internet’s greatest experiment on whether millennials deserve rights, Lachlan Mitchell remembers Tumblr as it once was. To speak of […]
July 27, 2020

It’s Back: The New Zealand International Film Festival

Thomas Giblin, our film aficionado, rounds up some of the films we should be seeing at this year’s festival. Another year has rolled around and with […]
July 27, 2020

Heads Will Rowl

With the dust having momentarily settled, Lachlan Mitchell takes a look at just what happened to J.K Rowling this year. The fall of J.K Rowling has […]
June 8, 2020

Hurting to Heal

Warning: Frank discussion of sexual abuse. Lachlan Mitchell has a conversation with Kate Gordon about her powerful upcoming documentary Hurting to Heal, and what influenced her […]