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Archive for August 2013

There’s a War On ~ Top of the Lake

August 7, 2013

Even though it’s set in the middle of nowhere, halfway around the world, Top of the Lake feels incredibly topical. At a time when misogyny and abuse are in the headlines, its uncompromising look at gender conflict seems all the more electrifying. Although Jane Campion’s mini-series is centred around the disappearance of a young girl […]