Ticked Off: ‘Gender Matters’ but only if you can meet the ‘3 tick test’

BY AMIE BATALIBASI A few weeks ago, I exited my local post office clutching a cardboard cylinder addressed to me, from a prominent Australian university. When I got home I flung the cylinder on the table and considered not opening it. I knew what was inside. Last year I completed a Master of Film and … More Ticked Off: ‘Gender Matters’ but only if you can meet the ‘3 tick test’

Summer is coming!

It’s spring in Melbourne and the warmer weather is coming (which I am very much looking forward to because I love sunny days and balmy nights…). It’s been and intense few months (through winter… brrrr) as I’ve been “in the edit”. This translates to eating badly, no socialising and basically sitting in front of a … More Summer is coming!

NYC 2010 Mix Tape Adventures: SIDE A: Song #4 – Silent Morning.

Here’s a funny story… When traveling, free stuff is always so sweet – especially free music right? Guarenteed awesomeness right?  In this instance…. wrong!!! LOL! So I found out about a free Summer Concert Series down at Brighton Beach, Coney Island – a Latino music concert.  I figured it would be good because Aretha Franklin … More NYC 2010 Mix Tape Adventures: SIDE A: Song #4 – Silent Morning.

A new beginning

Wow! September has been and gone and October is here. It’s been a busy time and my film work has had me “out bush” in remote Northern Territory continuing video training with young people in a small Aboriginal community. (Check out this video to see what we get up to out there: Watch Willowra Old … More A new beginning

Stories and Cosies

I have been busy collecting more stories for the “Sunshine Stories” photo series. Across the road from my studio is a lovely shop called the “Roli Poli Delicatessen”. Not only do I love the name, I love the shop and the people who run it. Every time I go into the shop I have a … More Stories and Cosies