A still from Us + Them, Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters’ new documentary recorded on his recent concert tour.

Rock music still a platform for protest, says Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters, as he talks about Us + Them, his new concert movie

  • Waters says he has ‘run up against a huge brick wall’ championing the Palestinian cause, something his new two-hour documentary references
  • The film, featuring footage from his 156-date tour that ended in 2018, debuted at the Venice Film Festival. Waters says he rescued it after ‘boring’ first cut
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A still from Us + Them, Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters’ new documentary recorded on his recent concert tour.
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Director Todd Phillips (right) and Joaquin Phoenix with the Golden Lion for Best Film at the 76th Venice Film Festival. Photo: Reuters

Venice 2019: six takeaways from the film festival, from Oscar contenders to hit Asian cinema

  • With the 2019 Venice Film Festival wrapping up yesterday, here are the key things we learned from the star-studded 11-day event
  • The Joker showed comic book films can be compelling; Netflix films are still showing up Cannes; and Hong Kong director Yonfan came back with a bang
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Director Todd Phillips (right) and Joaquin Phoenix with the Golden Lion for Best Film at the 76th Venice Film Festival. Photo: Reuters
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