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Not the Booker prize 2018: watch the judges meeting

With Ariel Kahn's Raising Sparks topping the public vote by a whisker, it's time for the panel to crown the 2018 Not the Booker prize winner....

'Fly me to the moon? No thanks': Ryan Gosling on First Man

Ryan Gosling and the director Damien Chazelle talk to the Guardian's Catherine Shoard about their biopic based on James R Hansen's book First Man:...

Tallest mural in southern hemisphere unveiled

A housing estate in the Melbourne suburb of Collingwood now hosts the largest mural in the southern hemisphere.  The high-rise building features...

Comedian Hannah Gadsby steals the show at the Emmys

'Nobody knows what jokes are these days, especially men. That's why I'm presenting alone,' Hannah Gadsby joked during her brief but much talked...

Emmy winner proposes to girlfriend during acceptance speech

Director Glenn Weiss proposed to his girlfriend Jan Svendsen while accepting the Emmy for outstanding directing for a variety special. The audience...

Spike Lee talks to Gary Younge about BlacKkKlansman​ and racism under Trump​

Spike Lee’s latest film is about a black cop who infiltrated the Klu Klux Klan in the 1970s. Based on a true story, BlacKkKlansman draws clear...

Beth Vyse: A breast cancer appointment is like Deal or No Deal | The Funny Side

What happens when you’re faced with a breast cancer diagnosis at 28? Beth Vyse was whisked off to Alicante and offered a selection box full of fake...

Childish Gambino surprises Chicago high school students

Childish Gambino, AKA actor Donald Glover is brought out to the stage by Chance the Rapper as a surprise guest, performing his hit song, 'This Is...

Hereditary – video trailer

Toni Collette stars as an artist and miniaturist who is haunted in every sense by her late mother, an abusive and manipulative woman who now wishes...

Queer Eye: fab five made honorary 'Yass queens' by town's mayor – video

The cast of Netflix's Queer Eye descend on the regional Australian town of Yass for a top-secret makeover mission. After transforming local farmer...

Border Politics trailer

Australian human rights barrister Julian Burnside travels the globe examining the harsh treatment of refugees at the hands of western democracies....

Sydney's Smash Brothers taps into appetite for destruction

Guardian Australia's deputy culture editor, Stephanie Convery, de-stresses at Sydney's Smash Brothers, a new 'break room' in Kogarah, where patrons...

Ten-year-old Australian violin prodigy named youngest ever winner at Menuhin– video

Ten-year-old violinist Christian Li from Melbourne, Australia has become the youngest ever competitor to win first prize in the junior category at...

Curiouser and curiouser: inside Acmi's interactive exhibition Wonderland

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland has been adapted for the screen more than 30 times – to say nothing of the countless homages to its characters...