What’s on Built For Speed, Friday 15th August 2014

This week Built For Speed is proud to feature special guest, Melbourne radio legend Billy Pinnell. Billy will be talking about his experiences in radio and some of his favourite music particularly classic B-sides.  On the movie front we’ll take a look at the latest Scarlett Johansson film, sci fi thriller, Lucy.  Don’t forget our regular preview of upcoming gigs and

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What’s on Built For Speed, Friday 8th August 2014

This Friday on Built For Speed we take a look at some of the music documentaries featuring in the “Backbeat” section of the Melbourne International Film Festival including Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon and Pulp: A Film about Life, Death and Supermarkets.  We’ll play plenty of the terrific music from both these films as well as a ton of current release

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Film review: CHARLIES’ COUNTRY, from Built For Speed

Following  The Tracker and Ten Canoes, Rolf de Heer’s Charlie’s Country completes a film trilogy that intelligently and confrontingly examines the experience of indigenous Australians.  David Gulpilil plays the title character, a man in his early 60’s eking out an existence in a government run indigenous town camp. Once a celebrated dancer who performed at the opening of the Sydney

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What’s on “Built For Speed”, Friday 1st August 2014

This week on Built For Speed we take a look at two very different movies: Rolf de Heer’s latest film, low-key drama Charlie’s Country and big-budget fantasy block-buster Hercules.  There’s also plenty of fine music with a selection of favourite tracks from across the decades and new material from Honey Blood, Temples and many others.  Don’t forget our regular round-up

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What’s on Built For Speed, Friday 4th July 2014

This week on Built For Speed we take a look at the big screen adaptation of hit stage musical Jersey Boys, a film directed by Clint Eastwood which recounts the career of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons.  Also, just in time for the school holidays we have a look at the latest IMAX documentary Penguins 3D.  We also can’t ignore

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