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Everything Everywhere All at Once: Film Review with Jamiema Lorimer

Wednesday 20th April 2022 | Gemma Goldstein | R1 News Reporter |
Image: A24


Everywhere, All at Once is a film that dabbles in interdimensionality and our purpose for existence. Directed by Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert, the film has a stellar cast, starring Michelle Yeoh, Ke Huy Quan, and Stephanie Hsu.

Jamiema Lorimer joins us with a review of the film and discussion of it's themes and signficance.

COVID complicates the road to success for emerging artists

Wednesday 20th April 2022 | Athina Koncke | R1 News Reporter |

We spoke to emmerging artist Bethany Elsden

With traffic light changes, venue restrictions, and more, artists have to be more fluid in their scheduling more than ever before. Athina Koncke sat down with emerging kiwi artist Bethany Elsden, to understand how COVID has impacted the creative process.

Festival of Nature: Celebrating Ōtepoti local wildlife

Wednesday 20th April 2022 | Gemma Goldstein | R1 News Reporter |
Image: Wild Dunedin 


Wild Dunedin’s annual “Festival of Nature” begins on International Earth day, April 22nd, and runs till April 28th. The Festival of Nature invites people of all ages and walks of life to join in and engage with events around sustainability, art and Ōtepoti’s marine wildlife. 


We were joined by Jeannie Hayden, a member of Wild Dunedin to talk more about what Festival of Nature means for Ōtepoti.


News Bulletin: Rāapa Wednesday 20th April

Wednesday 20th April 2022 | Eileen Corcoran | R1 News Manager | Digital Content Editor |

Local Legends: Sophie of Rice + Cake

Tuesday 12th April 2022 | Nico Penny | R1 News Reporter |

This week, Nico Penny caught up with the owner of new Korean restaurant and lunch spot, Rice + Cake.