John Hurt: The naked civil actor

John Hurt: The naked civil actor

By Mark Broatch in Profile

Friends told John Hurt not to touch the role of Quentin Crisp. He ignored them and it changed his life.

NZIFF Blog: <i>Midnight Special</i>, <i>Operation Avalanche</i>, <i>Personal Shopper</i> and <i>The Rehearsal</i>

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NZIFF Blog: Midnight Special, Operation Avalanche, Personal Shopper and The Rehearsal

By James Robins

Should New Zealand Police wear body cameras?

Feature/ Features

Should New Zealand Police wear body cameras?

By The Listener

Current Affairs

Technology review: Ultra-high-definition TVs

Technology review: Ultra-high-definition TVs

By Peter Griffin

New ultra-high-definition TVs with high dynamic range look superb, but beware the format war.

Commentary

Should New Zealand Police wear body cameras?

Should New Zealand Police wear body cameras?

By The Listener

Given overseas experience, the case for police body cameras seems incontestable.

Culture

<i>In Gratitude</i> and <i>A Life Discarded: 148 Diaries Found in a Skip</i> - book reviews

In Gratitude and A Life Discarded: 148 Diaries Found in a Skip - book reviews

By Helena Wisniewska Brow

Cancer-stricken Jenny Diski eschews fighting talk and a skipful of memories sparks a mystery.

Books

<i>Artist in Residence</i> by Simon Bill - book review

Artist in Residence by Simon Bill - book review

By Sarah Laing

A star of British art in the 90s sends up the visual art ecosystem.

Lifestyle

Hearty winter soup recipes

Hearty winter soup recipes

By Lauraine Jacobs

In winter, a pot of soup can be a lifesaver and it’s a great way to use up leftovers.

Entertainment

Best of the web: July 30, 2016

Best of the web: July 30, 2016

By Fiona Rae

Stephen Colbert gets a little help to explain the Trump phenomenon.

WIN

Caption competition: July 30, 2016

Caption competition: July 30, 2016

By The Listener

Try your hand at this week's caption competition.

Festivals

NZIFF Blog: <i>Midnight Special</i>, <i>Operation Avalanche</i>, <i>Personal Shopper</i> and <i>The Rehearsal</i>

NZIFF Blog: Midnight Special, Operation Avalanche, Personal Shopper and The Rehearsal

By James Robins

The fourth instalment of film critic James Robins' blog on the New Zealand International Film Festival.

The Influentials

Influentials: Events that defined a nation

Influentials: Events that defined a nation

By The Listener

We look back at key moments in New Zealand history.

From Our Archive

Letters: Lecretia Seales

Letters: Lecretia Seales

By The Listener

Our readers' letters on Lecretia Seales and the right to die debate.

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