The Merger and Book Week: two comedies - different souls Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles Big Screen Highlights - Some ace fests, plus pets, toys and a savage doll Besides the new films, fest fever strikes Perth with a Revelation, and four fests exhaust Melbourne audiences in under a month. Film Review: Never Look Away - unless it's conceptual art! This thinly disguised art biopic works directly against the complex ideas of its subject, says Adrian Martin. Film Review: I Am Mother is classic sci fi with a lot on its mind A rock solid concept, great production design and expressive performances make this Australian Netflix film well worth your time. First films announced for Melbourne International Film Festival 2019 A slate of new Australian films dominates the first glance at our oldest and biggest festival. (Premium content) Premium content Anthony Morris Monday 5 November, 2018 Two indy comedies out in 2018 - what do they tell us about the State of the Form? Does it really belong on television? This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Join Now for instant access! A subscription to ArtsHub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the arts sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Keep up to date with the latest industry news Access thousands of members-only features, articles and guides Be in the know with upcoming events and exhibitions added daily Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder ... and much, much more. Join Now and join the Australian arts community today Image: promo shot for The Merger nails its essential sweetness. Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Anthony Morris is a freelance film and television writer. He’s been a regular contributor to The Big Issue, Empire Magazine, Junkee, Broadsheet, The Wheeler Centre and Forte Magazine, where he’s currently the film editor. Other publications he’s contributed to include Vice, The Vine, Kill Your Darlings (where he was their online film columnist), The Lifted Brow, Urban Walkabout and Spook Magazine. He’s the co-author of hit romantic comedy novel The Hot Guy, and he’s also written some short stories he’d rather you didn’t mention. You can follow him on Twitter @morrbeat and read some of his reviews on the blog It’s Better in the Dark.