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Opens Sep 4, 2014

Winner: People's Choice - MIFF (1st place)! Richard Linklater ( Before Sunrise, Before Midnight, Bernie ) one of cinema's most humane filmmakers, made his masterful and emotional Boyhood... more

Opens Sep 4, 2014

Q&A events on Wed Sept 3rd are now sold out. From Taika Waititi and Jemaine Clement ( Flight of the Conchords ) comes this hilarious mockumentary set in a share-house occupied entirely... more

Opens Sep 4, 2014

Opening Night: Berlin Film Festival. Hong Kong auteur Wong Kar-wai's acclaimed drama based on Bruce Lee's famous trainer, Ip (Tony Leung), explores the life of an elegant intellectual... more

Opens Sep 4, 2014

Based on the international cult bestseller by Charlotte Roche, Wetlands follows the adventures of Helen, an eccentric young woman with a particular obsessive fascination with sex, her bodily... more

Opens Sep 6, 2014

Art. Treasure. History. Revolution. The story of Russia’s legendary museum. Directed by BAFTA Award-winning film and television director Margy Kinmouth. The State Hermitage Museum in... more

Opens Sep 11, 2014

From master filmmaker James Gray (Two Lovers, The Yards) comes powerful period drama THE IMMIGRANT, starring Marion Cotillard (La Vie En Rose, Inception), Joaquin Phoenix (Her, The Master) and... more

Opens Sep 11, 2014

Writer-director Mike Cahill reteams with his Another Earth star Brit Marling for an involving meditation on science versus religion. Ian Gray (Michael Pitt) is a PhD student studying molecular... more

Opens Sep 11, 2014

Ten years after the international hit Garden State , Zach Braff returns with his second feature, largely funded through a very successful Kickstarter campaign. Exuding a similar quirky charm as... more

Opens Sep 11, 2014

One of the most distinctive and talented directors of contemporary American cinema, Kelly Reichardt ( Meek's Cutoff , Wendy and Lucy ; Old Joy ) directs Jesse Eisenberg, Peter Sarsgaard and... more

Opens Sep 14, 2014

Join director Hugh Sullivan for a Q&A as he discusses his original time-travel comedy/romance, and hit of the SXSW Film Festival, The Infinite Man. Starring Josh McConville (The... more

Opens Sep 18, 2014

Unanimously acclaimed upon its premiere at the SXSW Film Festival, Hugh Sullivan’s independent Australian comedy is a uniquely original travel romance. Control-freak inventor Dean (Josh... more

Opens Sep 18, 2014

The story of legendary cult film director Alejandro Jodorowsky’s staggeringly ambitious but ultimately doomed film adaptation of the seminal science fiction novel DUNE. In 1974, Chilean... more

Opens Sep 20, 2014

FROM TATE MODERN LONDON An intimate, behind-the-scenes tour of the blockbuster Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs exhibition. A giant of modern art, this landmark show explores the final... more

Opens Sep 24, 2014

Film buffs unite, it’s Cinema Nova’s movie trivia event! Hosted by Lee Zachariah. Join us in the decadent surrounds of Nova’s Bar for a fabulous evening of laughs, drinks, food,... more

Opens Sep 25, 2014

It's easy to see why The Skeleton Twins won the US Dramatic Screenwriting Award at this year's Sundance Film Festival. It's a fearless, funny drama that isn't afraid to have... more

Opens Sep 25, 2014

Land Of The Bears provides an unforgettable 3D vision of Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula, a region famous for its rich and dynamic population of  brown bears. Offering an exclusive... more

Opens Sep 25, 2014

Q&A event with director and star Josh Lawson - Wednesday September 17. For tickets and info click here Actor Josh Lawson ( Anchorman 2 , The Campaign , House of Lies ) brings... more

Opens Sep 25, 2014

Jennifer Aniston, Tim Robbins and John Hawkes star in this wildly entertaining caper, adapted from a book by Elmore Leonard, about two ex-cons whose plan to kidnap a real estate developer’s... more

Opens Sep 25, 2014

This popular web series that has received over a million views on YouTube, comes to the big screen for one night only, followed by a Q&A with Tony Rogers, Rob Hibbert, Tim Parrington and Jason... more

Opens Oct 2, 2014

Winner: MIFF People's Choice - 2nd place! Donna Stern (Jenny Slate, Parks & Recreation) is a 27-year-old Brooklyn comedian whose unapologetically lewd, warmhearted wit is pretty... more

Opens Oct 5, 2014

This global stage phenomenon will be broadcast from London’s West End and onto the big screen at Nova.  Filmed live on September 28 and screened for one day only. The internationally... more

Opens Oct 8, 2014

Session on Wednesday will be followed by a Q&A with director Mark Hartley. Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films is a hilarious thrill... more

Opens Oct 9, 2014

The co-founder of the legendary Studio Ghibli, director Isao Takahata, is perhaps not as well-known as his younger colleague, Hayao Miyazaki. His talents, however, are no less remarkable. In... more

Opens Oct 9, 2014

On Election Day 2008, California voters pass Proposition 8, a change to the law that will prevent same-sex couples from getting married. A court case ensues. The plaintiffs are two loving... more

Opens Oct 16, 2014

Winner Jury Prize – Un Certain Regard, Festival de Cannes 2014. When an avalanche comes rumbling toward Tomas and his family in the middle of a skiing holiday, he follows his first... more

Opens Oct 16, 2014

Q&A with director Kel Dolen to follow screening on Thursday October 16 - book tickets below. CULTASTROPHE EVENT SCREENINGS! Some call him a hero. Some call him a villain. He’s... more

Opens Oct 22, 2014

A rare opportunity to see the multi-award-winning comedian, actor, presenter, writer and raconteur on stage giving a one-man comic tour de force. To celebrate the release of his latest... more

Opens Oct 23, 2014

"A muscular and accomplished work of kinetic cinema built around two tremendous acting performances" - Salon. Following it's breathtaking debut at the Sundance Film Festival,... more

Opens Oct 30, 2014

Most well known for his iconic work with the late Hunter S. Thompson, Ralph Steadman is one of the world's most distinctive illustrators. Combining the morbidly satirical with the giddily... more

Opens Oct 30, 2014

With an award-winning, all-star ensemble cast including Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Dominic West, Andrew Scott and Paddy Considine, PRIDE is an uplifting British comedy drama inspired by a... more