arts spotlight.

May 18, 2020

Don’t You Forget About John Hughes

Robbie Delany reflects upon the questionable politics of John Hughes’ teen movies, and how we should approach them in 2020. But non-problematic Weekend at Bernie’s lives […]
May 18, 2020

Playwrights from the Comfort of Your Couch

The world may have stopped, but the show must go on! In the wake of COVID-19, Auckland theatre companies are moving their productions online. This week, […]
May 18, 2020

Hot local tracks #10

This week’s hot local tracks are brought to you by 95bFM’s Charlie Winn! You can listen to more of Charlie’s selections on ‘The two to Four […]
May 11, 2020

Introduction to Community 101

While we’re stuck taking classes from home, Brian Gu and Christina Huang take us to a different sort of education. Now that we’re all stuck at […]
May 11, 2020

Mum Said It’s My Funeral, and I Get to Pick the Songs.

Max Lim does not know how life will pan out, but he knows what’ll be playing on the speakers afterwards. I get it, it’s not common […]
May 11, 2020

Hot Local tracks 11/05/2020

This week’s self-isolation tunes are brought to you by 95bFM’s Charlie Winn! You can listen to more of Charlie’s selections on ‘The two to Four with […]
May 4, 2020

Hot Local Tracks

This week’s self-isolation tunes are brought to you by 95bFM’s Charlie Winn! You can listen to more of Charlie’s selections on ‘The two to Four with […]
May 4, 2020

In Sickness and in Health: How do the past’s virus movies stack up?

Sanjana Khusal dons a hazmat suit and proceeds into the pandemic scenarios of old. It may sound counterintuitive, but watching pandemic films has been incredibly comforting. […]
May 4, 2020

Film Violence Done Right

Robbie Delany explores the depictions of violence with great expertise, a master of all things bloody and mutilated. My parents, along with war vets and religious […]