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Primal Screen – 6 July 2020

The crew reviews of a swag of flicks screening as part of the Melbourne Documentary Film Festival.

Primal Screen – 29 June 2020

Films reviewed this week (Pride Month queer cinema special): TANGERINE, SAUVAGE and APPROPRIATE BEHAVIOUR

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Primal Screen – 22 June 2020

Films reviewed this week (90s vampire special): INTERVIEW WITH THE VAMPIRE, THE ADDICTION and BRAM STOKER's DRACULA

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Primal Screen – 15 June 2020

Films reviewed this week: THE ASSISTANT plus an interview with the film's director Kitty Green and DA 5 BLOODS

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Primal Screen – 8 June 2020

Films reviewed this week (Made In Melbourne Part 2): PATRICK, MAD MAX and THE CLUB

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Primal Screen – 1 June 2020

Films reviewed this week (Warwick Thornton director spotlight): SAMSON & DELILAH and SWEET COUNTRY + NEW NORMAL INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL interview

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Primal Screen – 25 May 2020

Films reviewed this week: BAD EDUCATION and THE TRIP TO GREECE + IN CONVERSATION with Cinema Nova CEO Kristian Connelly and Astor Theatre GM Zak Hepburn

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Primal Screen – 18 May 2020

Films reviewed this week (Taika Waititi director spotlight): EAGLE vs SHARK, BOY and WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS

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Primal Screen – 11 May 2020

Films reviewed this week (true crime documentary lockdown special): AILEEN: LIFE AND DEATH OF A SERIAL KILLER, THE IMPOSTER and BLOOD & FLESH: THE REEL LIFE & GHASTLY DEATH OF AL ADAMSON

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Primal Screen – 4 May 2020

Films reviewed this week (Made in Melbourne Part 1): DEATH IN BRUNSWICK, ON THE BEACH and BODY MELT

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Primal Screen – 27 April 2020

Films reviewed this week (Kathryn Bigelow director spotlight): NEAR DARK, POINT BREAK and DETROIT

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Primal Screen – 20 April 2020

Films reviewed this week (90s indie icon debuts lockdown special): KICKING AND SCREAMING, BOTTLE ROCKET and THE VIRGIN SUICIDES

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Primal Screen – 13 April 2020

Films reviewed this week (new releases lockdown special): SWALLOW, THE PLATFORM and COME TO DADDY

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Primal Screen – 6 April 2020

Films reviewed this week (favourite comfort films lockdown special): THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW, AIRPLANE and FROM DUSK TILL DAWN

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Primal Screen – 30 March 2020

Films reviewed this week (Made in Australia lockdown special): MYSTERY ROAD, WELCOME TO WOOP WOOP and CELIA

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Primal Screen – 23 March 2020

Films reviewed this week (streaming lockdown special): HORSE GIRL, THE SKIN I LIVE IN and LOST GIRLS

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Primal Screen – 16 March 2020

Films reviewed this week: IN FABRIC, QUEEN & SLIM and MORVERN CALLAR

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Primal Screen – 9 March 2020

Films reviewed this week: DARK WATERS and HONEYLAND plus an interview with the folks involved with the ReelGood Film Festival

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Primal Screen – 2 March 2020

Films reviewed this week: HONEY BOY and THE INVISIBLE MAN plus an interview with the film's director Leigh Whannell

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Primal Screen – 24 February 2020

Films reviewed this week: THE LODGE, RICHARD JEWELL and IN MY BLOOD IT RUNS

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Primal Screen – 17 February 2020

Films reviewed this week: FOR SAMA and VAI plus an interview with Kirsten Stevens from the 2020 Melbourne Women in Film Festival

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Primal Screen – 10 February 2020

Films reviewed this week: THE LIGHTHOUSE, UNCUT GEMS and COLOR OUT OF SPACE

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Primal Screen – 3 February 2020

Welcome to PRIMAL SCREEN formerly known as PLATO's CAVE! The team look back on this summer's releases.

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Plato's Cave – 23 December 2019

Summer edition, presented by Flick Ford

Plato's Cave – 16 December 2019

Summer edition, presented by Flick Ford

Plato's Cave – 9 December 2019

The team share their top 10 films of the decade

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Plato's Cave – 2 December 2019

The team share their top 10 films of the year

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Plato's Cave – 25 November 2019

Films reviewed this week: JUDY AND PUNCH, SID AND NANCY and SUZI Q

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Plato's Cave – 18 November 2019

Films reviewed this week: DOCTOR SLEEP, THE INVISIBLE MAN and I AM NO BIRD

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Plato's Cave – 11 November 2019

Films reviewed this week: The Irishman, Pain & Glory and Possession

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Plato's Cave – 4 November 2019

Films reviewed this week: TERMINATOR: DARK FATE, HAPPY SAD MAN and HOOP DREAMS

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Plato's Cave – 28 October 2019

Films reviewed this week: Dolemite Is My Name, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre and Ready Or Not

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Plato's Cave – 21 October 2019

Films reviewed this week: JUDY, THE LAUNDROMAT and THE SLUMBER PARTY MASSACRE

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Plato's Cave – 14 October 2019

Films reviewed this week: Joker and Polyester + John Waters interview

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Plato's Cave – 7 October 2019

Films reviewed this week: Birds of Passage, ET + 2019 TIFF round-up

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Plato's Cave – 30 September 2019

Films reviewed this week: Buoyancy, Dogtooth and Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark

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Plato's Cave – 23 September 2019

Films reviewed this week: RAMBO: LAST BLOOD, THE KING OF COMEDY and AD ASTRA

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Plato's Cave – 16 September 2019

Films reviewed this week: THE FAREWELL, ANIMALS and THE PIANO

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Plato's Cave – 9 September 2019

Films reviewed this week: IT CHAPTER TWO, ANGEL OF MINE and PRETTY MAIDS ALL IN A ROW

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Plato's Cave – 2 September 2019

Films reviewed this week: Dogman, The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith and The Kitchen

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