October 2, 2013
The classic doco has more than a few parallels with Shia LaBeouf's newie, The Company You Keep.
September 24, 2013
Henry Reynolds’ new book explores the dark history of Australia’s Frontier Wars and finds that Australian history is in denial.
September 11, 2013
James Rose examines the NGA in the latest installment of his series on national identity and story telling.
August 28, 2013
Documentary makers in Iran have been subjected to strict censorship of their work. That could change, writes James Rose
August 23, 2013
James Rose takes a very literal look at the institutions which shape our national narrative in the second part of this series on national identity.
August 20, 2013
It's no secret that big business plays a role in governance, but Dollarocracy shows just how deep those ties run, writes James Rose.
August 13, 2013
James Rose examines our institutions and their role in our nation's story.
July 30, 2013
If a nation is constructed on the stories it tells itself, who is making the editorial decisions? James Rose examines the role of government-funded bodies in storytelling.
July 28, 2013
Heavy metal pioneer Bobby Liebling's life should make for a grim documentary. But as James Rose writes, there are plenty of heartwarming moments among the pentagrams and candles.
July 22, 2013
Josh Oppenheimer's doco The Act of Killing, which shows perpetrators of Indonesia's "anti-communist" genocide reenacting their own crimes, is shocking viewing. James Rose spoke with Oppenheimer about mixing surreality and artifice.