Flickerfest Australia’s leading Academy® Award accredited and BAFTA-recognised Short Film Festival returns to Camelot Outdoor from Feb 28 - Mar 2 with the Best Of Australian Shorts, EU Short Film Showcase & Short Laughs ... more
A sweet, naïve young woman trying to make it on her own in New York City, Frances (Chloë Grace Moretz) doesn’t think twice about returning the handbag she finds on the subway to its rightful owner. That owner is Greta (Isabelle Huppert), an eccentric French piano teacher with a love for classical music and an aching loneliness. ... more
Sir Michael Caine leads an all-star cast including Jim Broadbent and Tom Courtenay in this darkly funny and incredibly true caper about the unlikely gang of retirees that pulled off the Hatton Garden jewellery heist of 2015.
From The Theory of Everything’s James Marsh, the film tells the story of the epic multi-million-pound ... more
The most personal project to date from Academy Award winning director and writer Alfonso Cuarón (Gravity, Children of Men, Y Tu Mama Tambien), ROMA follows Cleo (Yalitza Aparicio), a young domestic worker for a family in the middle-class neighborhood of Roma in ... more
Oslo, 1987. Seventeen-year-old Euronymous is determined to escape his idyllic Scandinavian hometown and create "true Norwegian black metal" with his band, MAYHEM. He's joined by equally fanatical youth - Dead and Varga. Believing that they're on the cusp of a musical revolution, the group gets even darker driven by the black metal ... more
Penélope Cruz and Javier Bardem star in the tense psychological thriller that opened this year’s Cannes competition, from the two-time Oscar-winning director of A Separation and The Salesman, Asghar Farhadi.
Revered Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi (The Salesman, The Past, A ... more
A SXSW Audience Award winner, THE DAWN WALL is as epic as it gets: a true big-screen experience that puts you right on the cliff face with Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson as they attempt rock-climbing history.
For most people, being captured and held hostage by Kyrgyzstani terrorists would be more than enough adventure for ... more
The recipient of both furious walkouts and a boisterous standing ovation at its premiere at Cannes earlier this year, THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT is the controversial new work from arch provocateur Lars von Trier.
USA in the 1970s. We follow the highly intelligent Jack (Matt Dillon) through 5 incidents and are introduced ... more
As the finest works of our age become the playthings of the ultra-rich, how do we define the value of art?
Headlines blare the latest obscene price paid for an artwork, sold to nameless bidders, who squirrel them away in high-security warehouses. The eternal question ‘What is art?’ is now answered in nine-figure ... more
The Backlot Films presents REFLECTIONS IN THE DUST a powerful allegory for the epidemic of violence against women in Australia and is dedicated to the countless women who continue to lose their lives on a weekly basis at the hands of a male. The Australian government deemed the film was too extreme for audiences and strongly ... more
The Met: Live in HD, the Metropolitan Opera’s award-winning series of live high-definition cinema simulcasts, will begin its 13th season with the Met’s grand production of Verdi’s Aida, starring one of the world’s most acclaimed sopranos, Anna Netrebko.
Dev Patel, Armie Hammer, Nazanin Boniadi (Homeland), and Anupam Kher (The Big Sick) star in Australian director Anthony Maras’s debut feature, HOTEL MUMBAI, based on the true story of the devastating terrorist attack on the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in 2008.
The terrifying assault brings together the guests and ... more
Able to blend charming gruffness and winning affability with just the raise of an eyebrow, Bill Nighy has long proven himself one of Britain’s best character actors, and now he stars alongside Sam Riley and Alice Lowe in this stylish and heartfelt comedy-drama about a tailor searching for a lost son.
When a new case uncovers traumas from a past undercover operation, an LAPD detective (Nicole Kidman) is forced to face her personal and professional demons, in this genre-defining work from Karyn Kusama (Jennifer's Body).
From Dirty Harry, to J.J. Gittes, to John McClane, to Jimmy McNulty, cowboy cops have been enjoyed and cheered on ... more
SWIMMING WITH MEN – hailed ‘The Full Monty in speedos’ – is a heart-warming comedy about a man in the throes of a mid-life crisis who finds meaning in the most unlikely of places: An all-male, middle-aged, amateur synchronised swimming team.
At the heart of the story is Eric (The Trip’s Rob Brydon ... more
From Disney and visionary director Tim Burton, the all-new grand live-action adventure "Dumbo" expands on the beloved classic story where differences are celebrated, family is cherished and dreams take flight.
Circus owner Max Medici (Danny DeVito) enlists former star Holt Farrier (Colin Farrell) and his ... more
Hal Ashby's obsessive genius led to an unprecedented string of Oscar-winning classics, including Harold and Maude, Shampoo and Being There. But as contemporaries Coppola, Scorsese and Spielberg rose to blockbuster stardom in the 1980's Ashby's uncompromising nature played out as a cautionary tale of art versus ... more
Jordan Peele’s US, is likely the most anticipated genre film of 2019!
After sending shockwaves across contemporary culture and setting a new standard for provocative, socially-conscious horror films with his directorial debut, Get Out, Academy Award®-winning visionary Jordan Peele returns with another ... more
The Cannes award-winning follow-up to Icelandic director Benedikt Erlingsson’s wildly popular festival hit Of Horses and Men tells a funny and warm-hearted musical tale of a woman on a personal environmental crusade.
Middle-aged Halla (Halldóra Geirharðsdóttir) is a modest, beloved choir ... more
Decades in the making, Terry Gilliam’s near-mythical riff on Cervantes’ fantastic tale finally makes its debut, with Adam Driver as a cynical adman trapped in the delusions of an old shoemaker who believes himself to be Don Quixote.
For years, it was thought to be impossible. Legendary filmmaker and ... more
Nuns, guns and cannabis. Meet Sister Kate, former high-flying corporate executive, reborn rebel and founder of Sisters of the Valley, California’s fastest growing marijuana farm, providing medical cannabis to those in need. This is her journey to becoming a voice for the unheard, and possibly the most controversial nun in the ... more
In 1985, President Ronald Reagan publicly acknowledged AIDS for the first time, after more than 5,000 people in the United States, mostly gay men, had already been killed by the disease. It is during this milestone year that director Yen Tan sets his fifth feature film, assembling an outstanding cast to bring his critically-observed period ... more
Radha Mitchell gives a stunning performance in this intoxicating tale of love, betrayal and Schubert set in the remote rainforests of far north Queensland and chosen as part of the Cannes Film Festival’s Atelier incubator for outstanding new talent.
Once upon a time, Celeste was Australia’s most ... more
Set against the backdrop of the tumultuous early 1920’s, THE CHAPERONE is a period drama that is at once a coming-of-age tale and a classic mystery. A Kansas woman (Elizabeth McGovern, Downton Abbey) is forever changed when she chaperones a beautiful and talented 15-year-old dancer named Louise Brooks (Haley Lu Richardson, Split) ... more
Director Kenneth Branagh and screen writer Ben Elton present a multi-faceted and complex rendering of Shakespeare as a human being: a man with great creative strength, capable of sublime wisdom in his work, but an ordinarily flawed individual often struggling to apply those insights in his own life.
What could the future look like if we embraced the best solutions available today?
Award-winning director Damon Gameau (That Sugar Film) embarks on a personal journey to explore what the future could look like by the year 2040 if we embraced the best solutions already available to us to improve our planet and shifted ... more
Academy Award winner Judi Dench and Sophie Cookson (Kingsman: The Secret Service 2014) take on the complex persona and legacy of Joan Stanley, the seemingly demure physicist who was also a long-serving British spy for the KGB.
In a picturesque village in England, Joan Stanley lives in contented retirement. Her tranquil ... more
Advance screenings Sat 1 Jun - Mon 3 Jun Starts Thu 6 Jun at: Luna Leederville, Luna On SX, Windsor Cinema
Loving the pure joy of winter is something we have in common with the late, great Warren Miller who helped create and capture the magic of skiing. This year, “Face of Winter,” the 69th instalment from Warren Miller Entertainment, will bring new and veteran athletes alike together to pay tribute to the man who started it all. more