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Land of Mine
Opens March 30 2017

Based on extraordinary true events, writer/director Martin Zandvliet’s multi award-winning historical drama tells a gripping story of redemption and forgiveness, as it follows a gr... more

Man Called Ove, A
Opens March 30 2017

A smash hit in Sweden and the U.S., A MAN CALLED OVE makes a hero out of a grumpy old coot who proves the face we show the world can be deceiving. Ove is in mourning for his belove... more

Never Ending Story, The
Opens March 30 2017

NOVA ICONIC! Just in time for the school holidays, Wolfgang Petersen's beloved 1984 adventure of a troubled boy transported into a wondrous fantasy world through the pages of a myste... more

Peppa Pig: Peppa's Australian Holiday
Opens March 30 2017

SCHOOL HOLIDAY SEASON: Peppa Pig is splashing onto the big screen for the first time in Australia! Take part in one whole hour of fun, featuring all brand new episodes as well as exc... more

Zach's Ceremony
Opens March 30 2017

Meet The Filmmaker event: Join the two subjects of documentary ZACH'S CEREMONY, Zach & Alec Doomadgee, as well as director Aaron Petersen, when they come to Cinema Nova for a Q&A scr... more

Room, The
Opens April 1 2017

MELBOURNE'S HOME OF 'THE ROOM' SINCE FEBRUARY 2010! Written, directed and starring Tommy Wiseau, THE ROOM is like no other film you’ve seen. Johnny (Tommy Wiseau) seems to have i... more

Opens April 4 2017

No politics, sport or geography - just cinema! Film buffs unite, Cinema Nova brings you a monthly movie trivia event. Join us in the Nova Bar for a fabulous evening of laughs, drin... more

Aria (1987)
Opens April 6 2017

Nova Iconic! Ten short segments from ten different directors combine to create this remarkable anthology film, returning to the screen for the first time since a limited release in 1... more

Silent Voice, A
Opens April 6 2017

Shoya Ishida starts bullying the new girl in class, Shoko Nishimiya, because she is deaf. But as the teasing continues, the rest of the class starts to turn on Shoya for his lack of ... more

Lion: The Extended Cut
Opens April 7 2017

Fall in love again with the film of the year! With LION continuing its incredibly successful run, Nova presents a special extended edition of the film followed by a Q&A with Oscar n... more

Opens April 13 2017

Anne Hathaway proves that there’s a giant, city-crushing monster in all of us in Nacho Vigalondo’s genre-bending kaiju comedy. Gloria (Hathaway) is a human disaster; unemployed,... more

Opens April 13 2017

Based on the acclaimed book ‘History on Trial: My Day in Court with a Holocaust Denier’, DENIAL recounts Deborah E. Lipstadt’s legal battle against David Irving, who charged he... more

Opens April 13 2017

The latest film from French director François Ozon (Swimming Pool, 8 Femmes), FRANTZ is a hypnotic tale of love, omission and remembrance set in the aftermath of the First World War... more

Personal Shopper
Opens April 13 2017

The second collaboration between Kristen Stewart and French auteur Olivier Assayas after Clouds of Sils Maria is an unconventional ghost story that creeps up on its audience with chi... more

Doctor Who: The Pilot
Opens April 16 2017

Featuring exclusive cinema-only content, Doctor Who returns to the cinema screen for a new adventure starring Peter Capaldi, Matt Lucas and Pearl Mackie. Doctor Who: The Pilot, see... more

Berlin Syndrome
Opens April 20 2017

MEET THE FILMMAKER: Advance screening followed by a Q&A with director Cate Shortland (Somersault, Lore), local bestselling author Melanie Joosten and producer Polly Staniford. Hosted... more

Opens April 20 2017

IN CONVERSATION EVENT Premiere screening followed by a panel featuring Emma Westwood, Clem Bastow, Barbara Creed, Philippa Hawker and Cerise Howard, discussing 'horror in the eyes of... more

Their Finest
Opens April 20 2017

BILL NIGHY LIVE AT NOVA! Join Bill Nighy, star of THEIR FINEST, when he appears live at Nova for an extended introduction of the film, followed by an advance screening. Tuesday April... more

Free Fire
Opens April 27 2017

Executive produced by Martin Scorsese Free Fire is an electrifying dark comedy-thriller about an arms deal that goes spectacularly and explosively wrong. Set in a colorful yet gritt... more

Rules Don't Apply
Opens April 27 2017

Back in the director’s seat for the first time in over fifteen years, Warren Beatty dishes up a quirky romance between two people working for one of the most eccentric of bosses: r... more

Things to Come
Opens April 27 2017

After Father Of My Children, Goodbye First Love and Eden, acclaimed writer/director Mia Hansen-Løve’s poignant new feature is a resonant and affecting portrait of a fifty-somethin... more

Emo The Musical
Opens May 4 2017

Based on the 2014 Berlinale award-winning short film, EMO THE MUSICAL is an irreverent and satirical high school musical. Emo Ethan has just been expelled from private school after ... more

Opens May 4 2017

Early advance screening Friday April 21, 7pm - tickets now on sale! Chris (Daniel Kaluuya) and his girlfriend Rose (Alison Williams) have reached the meet-the-parents milestone of d... more

Zookeeper's Wife, The
Opens May 4 2017

The real-life story of one working wife and mother who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. In 1939 Poland, Antonina (Jessica Chastain) and her husband, Dr. Jan Zabinski (J... more

Opens May 11 2017

Brett Whiteley is an Australian cultural icon. Nearly a quarter century after his death, there has never been anyone like Whiteley in the history of Australian art. WHITELEY is a vis... more

Sense Of An Ending, The
Opens May 18 2017

From Ritesh Batra, the director of The Lunchbox, comes a drama of regret and the ambiguities of memory starring Jim Broadbent and Charlotte Rampling. Tony Webster (Broadbent) is div... more

Opens May 25 2017

A glorious mix of history and imagination, NERUDA is the new film from multi award-winning director Pablo Larraín (No, Jackie), a lavishly mounted and grandly entertaining depiction... more

Norman: The Moderate Rise And Tragic Fall Of A New
Opens May 25 2017

Norman Oppenheimer is a small time operator who befriends a young politician at a low point in his life. Three years later, when the politician becomes an influential world leader, N... more

Opens May 25 2017

Adapted from the graphic novel by Daniel Clowes, Woody Harrelson stars as a chattering misanthrope who discovers he may have something worth living for after all in the oddball WILSO... more

Hounds Of Love
Opens June 1 2017

A bold debut from Australian director Ben Young that completely reinvents the serial killer horror film, HOUNDS OF LOVE is a chilling tale with enough resemblance to notorious real l... more

Quiet Passion, A
Opens June 15 2017

Cynthia Nixon gives a career-best performance as the legendary poet Emily Dickinson in the luminous and intensely moving new film from award-winning filmmaker Terence Davies. Born i... more

Innocents, The
Opens June 22 2017

In 1945 Poland, a young French Red Cross doctor who is sent to assist the survivors of the German camps discovers several nuns in advanced states of pregnancy during a visit to a nea... more

Opens June 22 2017

The secrets of the past threaten to unravel two lives in UNA, adapted from David Harrower’s play Blackbird. Rooney Mara stars as Una, a young woman desperately attempting to recla... more

Hotel Coolgardie
Opens June 29 2017

On a dusty highway between Australia's most isolated city and its largest gold pit lies Coolgardie - where the arrival every three months of a new pair of foreign backpackers to work... more

Lady Macbeth
Opens June 29 2017

The feature film debut from acclaimed theatre director William Oldroyd, LADY MACBETH is a Gothic tale of a young woman trapped in a marriage of convenience in 19th century England, w... more

Monster Calls, A
Opens June 29 2017

A visually spectacular drama from director J.A. Bayona (The Orphanage), A MONSTER CALLS adapts Patrick Ness’ beloved award-winning novel about a young boy learning to deal with the... more

Secret Scripture, The
Opens June 29 2017

A woman keeps a diary of her extended stay at a mental hospital. more

Nt Live: Hedda Gabler
Opens April 1 2017

“I’ve no talent for life.” Just married. Bored already. Hedda longs to be free... Hedda and Tesman have just returned from their honeymoon and the relationship is already in ... more

Stage Russia: Eugene Onegin
Opens April 8 2017

Eugene Onegin has often been referred to as an encyclopedia of 19th century Russian life. Rimas Tuminas’ reimagining unfolds in the memory and imagination of Pushkin’s characters... more

Met Opera: Rusalka
Opens April 22 2017

Conductor: Sir Mark Elder Production: Mary Zimmerman Set Designer: Daniel Ostling Costume Designer: Mara Blumenfeld Lighting Designer: T.J. Gerckens Choreographer: Austin McCormick ... more

Aus Ballet: Coppelia
Opens April 29 2017

Transporting you from the everyday to a magical world, Coppélia is a spectacular production, set to Leo Delibes’ cheery score, that’s perfect for the whole family. Meet the lov... more

Ted2017: The Future You Opening Event
Opens May 3 2017

You’ve seen TED Talks, the global phenomenon propelled by ideas that are transforming the world. Now in 2017 you’ll have the opportunity to join the worldwide TED conversation wh... more

NT Live: Amadeus
Opens May 6 2017

Lucian Msamati (Luther, Game of Thrones, NT Live: The Comedy of Errors) plays Salieri in Peter Shaffer’s iconic play, captured live from the National Theatre, and with orchestral a... more

Ted2017: The Future You $1million Prize Event
Opens May 7 2017

You’ve seen TED Talks, the global phenomenon propelled by ideas that are transforming the world. Now in 2017 you’ll have the opportunity to join the worldwide TED conversation wh... more

Ted2017: The Future You Highlights Exclusive
Opens May 10 2017

You’ve seen TED Talks, the global phenomenon propelled by ideas that are transforming the world. Now in 2017 you’ll have the opportunity to join the worldwide TED conversation wh... more

Met Opera La Traviata
Opens May 20 2017

Conductor: Nicola Luisotti Production: Willy Decker Set and Costume Designer: Wolfgang Gussmann Lighting Designer: Hans Toelstede Choreographer: Athol Farmer Cast: Sonya Yoncheva (Vi... more

(3d) Raphael: The Lord Of The Arts
Opens May 27 2017

Beauty comes to life in a crescendo of brushwork - displaying the enduring genius of one of the most talented artists the world has ever known! more

NT Live: Twelfth Night
Opens June 3 2017

Tamsin Greig is Malvolia in a new twist on Shakespeare’s classic comedy of mistaken identity. A ship is wrecked on the rocks. Viola is washed ashore but her twin brother Sebastia... more

Rsc: Julius Caesar
Opens June 10 2017

Caesar returns from war, all-conquering, but mutiny is rumbling through the corridors of power. The Rome season in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre opens with the politics of spin and ... more

Met Opera Idomeneo
Opens June 17 2017

Conductor: James Levine Production: Jean-Pierre Ponnelle Set and Costume Designer: Jean-Pierre Ponnelle Lighting Designer: Gil Wechsler Cast: Elza van den Heever (Elettra), Nadine S... more

Nt Live: Rosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead
Opens June 24 2017

Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter, The Woman in Black), Joshua McGuire (The Hour) and David Haig (Four Weddings and a Funeral, The Witness for the Prosecution) star in Tom Stoppard’s ... more

Rsc: Antony & Cleopatra
Opens July 1 2017

Following Caesar’s assassination and his own rise to power, Mark Anthony chooses a life of decadent seduction with Cleopatra, Queen of Eqypt, where his military brilliance deserts ... more

Stage Russia: Cherry Orchard, The
Opens July 8 2017

First produced in 1904 at The Moscow Art Theatre under the direction of Konstantin Stanislavsky, this production of Anton Chekhov's classic tale of cultural futility, starring Russia... more

Met Opera: Eugene Onegin
Opens July 15 2017

Conductor: Robin Ticciati Production: Deborah Warner Set Designer: Tom Pye Costume Designer: Chloe Obolensky Lighting Designer: Jean Kalman Video Designers: Finn Ross and Ian Will... more

Michelangelo: Love And Death
Opens July 22 2017

“I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.” – Michelangelo To coincide with a glorious new exhibition at the National Gallery of London, this film offers ... more

Nt Live: Obsession
Opens July 29 2017

Jude Law (The Young Pope, Closer, The Talented Mr. Ripley) stars in the stage production of Obsession, broadcast live from the Barbican Theatre in London. Ivo van Hove (NT Live: A Vi... more

Met Opera Rosenkavalier, Der
Opens August 5 2017

Conductor: James Levine Production: Robert Carsen Set Designer: Paul Steinberg Costume Designer: Brigitte Reiffenstuel Lighting Designers: Robert Carsen, Peter Van Praet Cast: R... more

Stage Russia: Anna Karenina
Opens August 12 2017

Directed and choreographed by Angelica Cholina, this Vakhtangov Theatre production of ANNA KARENINA is a modern dance interpretation of Leo Tolstoy's classic novel, originally publis... more

Nt Live: Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?
Opens August 19 2017

Sonia Friedman Productions present Imelda Staunton (Gypsy, Vera Drake, the Harry Potter films); Conleth Hill (Game Of Thrones, The Producers); Luke Treadaway (The Curious Incident of... more

Nt Live: Angels In America Part 1
Opens September 9 2017

Angels In America Part One: Millenium Approaches. America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life a... more

Nt Live: Angels In America Part 2
Opens September 16 2017

Angels In America Part Two: Perestroika America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, ... more

Rsc: Titus Andronicus
Opens September 23 2017

The decay of Rome reaches violent depths in Shakespeare’s most bloody play. Titus is a ruler exhausted by war and loss, who relinquishes power but leaves Rome in disorder. Rape, c... more