Friday 2 December

Lotterywest Festival Films: The Teacher

The teacher is Mrs Drazdechova (Zuzana Mauréry) – a corrupt bully with es to the state communist party – who gives good grades in exchange for favours to help her get ahead. Pacy, gripping and injected with humour, star Mauréry recently won best actress at the Karlovy Vary Interna onal Film Festival for her lead performance in this compelling dramedy.

Friday 2 December

Lotterywest Festival Films: Little Men

A beautifully bittersweet film about two teenage boys trying to remain friends as a feud escalates between their parents. Thoughtful, moving and impeccably acted, you won’t want to leave the company of these quality characters.

Wednesday 30 November

Breaking it down with ... Big Thief

Before this Brooklyn indie-rock outfit bring their musical masterpieces to the Chevron Festival Gardens, we bring you this tongue-in-cheek interview with lead singer and guitarist (and black belt?!) Adrianne Lenker.

Monday 21 November

PIAF Announces New Festival Executive Director

We are delighted to announce that Nathan Bennett has been appointed as executive director of PIAF for a five-year term.