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Unsung Auteurs: Sara Colangelo

FilmInk salutes the work of directors who have never truly received the credit that they deserve. In this installment: Sara Colangelo, who has charted dark moral waters with The Kindergarten Teacher and Worth.
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Haifaa Al-Mansour: The Perfect Candidate

Returning to her homeland Saudi Arabia to collect a special award for her extraordinary contribution to cinema, award-winning filmmaker Haifaa Al-Mansour, couldn’t help pinching herself when she landed at Jeddah’s King Abdulaziz airport, witnessing a cultural shift that she had only heard about but not witnessed until now.
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Alexandre Desplat: Music to Wes Anderson’s Ears

One of the most cultured composers working in film today, Alexandre Desplat has scored dozens of movies for some of cinema’s greatest directors. Top of the list is American auteur Wes Anderson, who he began working with on the animated Roald Dahl adaptation Fantastic Mr. Fox.
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Eva Orner: Burning Up and Optimistic

When Oscar, AACTA and Emmy award-winning filmmaker Eva Orner returned home to Melbourne for Christmas 2019, she couldn’t believe what she was seeing and immediately knew she needed to do something.
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Paolo Sorrentino: Memories of Pain

The Italian auteur’s latest film, The Hand of God is his most personal. This tale mixes a flamboyant family with tragedy and pain… but also hope. The setting is a melancholic Napoli which is awaiting the arrival of Maradona - hence the title!
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Unsung Auteurs: Michael Lindsay-Hogg

FilmInk salutes the work of directors who have never truly received the credit that they deserve. In this installment: essential rock music documentarian and feature film helmer Michael Lindsay-Hogg.
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Peter Skinner: Finding Lost Boy

Short film Lost Boy has been making waves across the festival circuit, taking out Best Short Film at the 2021 St Kilda Film Festival (and qualifying for the Oscars) and landing its writer/director Peter Skinner a nomination for Best Director from the Australian Directors’ Guild.