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Shakespeare Live
Opens May 6 2016

A unique Captured Live two-hour event marking the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death, David Tennant hosts this stage spectacular on Shakespeare’s birthday from Stra... more

The Room
Opens May 7 2016

SCREENS FIRST SATURDAY OF EVERY MONTH, LATE. MELBOURNE'S HOME OF 'THE ROOM' SINCE FEBRUARY 2010! Written, directed and starring Tommy Wiseau, The Room is like no other film you’v... more

First Monday In May, The
Opens May 12 2016

SPECIAL EVENT - WED 4 MAY, 6.30PM. Dress to impress in party gowns and evening wear and be the first to see the incredible new documentary THE FIRST MONDAY IN MAY. An opportunity for... more

Green Room
Opens May 12 2016

NOVA EXCLUSIVE! Winner of Audience Awards across the globe, Jeremy Saulnier's brilliantly crafted and wickedly fun thriller has been called by critics: "an unforgiving slice of break... more

Opens May 15 2016

The Grand Final of the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest comes to Cinema Nova and here’s your chance to catch all the action on the big screen (sort of) live from Stockholm, Sweden, che... more

Harry & Snowman
Opens May 19 2016

Harry paid eighty dollars for the horse and named him Snowman. In less than two years, Harry & Snowman went on to win the triple crown of show jumping, beating the nations blue blood... more

Highly Strung
Opens May 19 2016

Oscar nominated director SCOTT HICKS live at Nova! Join Scott for a screening of his musical documentary HIGHLY STRUNG, followed by a live Q&A. Thursday May 12, 6.20pm, hosted by Car... more

Meddler, The
Opens May 19 2016

Susan Sarandon, Rose Byrne and JK Simmons star in a late in life coming-of-age comedy written and directed by Lorene Scafaria. Marnie (Sarandon), an widow from New York City, follows... more

Chasing Asylum
Opens May 26 2016

SAT 28 MAY, 3PM - EVA ORNER LIVE AT CINEMA NOVA for a Q&A to discuss CHASING ASYLUM, her explosive documentary which exposes the impact of Australia’s offshore detention policies a... more

Hunt For the Wilderpeople
Opens May 26 2016

From the director of Boy and What We Do In The Shadows, Taika Waititi, comes a cross-country comedy adventure based on Barry Crump's popular book. Ricky Baker (Julian Dennison) is a... more

Opens June 2 2016

A candy-coloured journey through Americana, sustainable illumination and a fading craft, Lawrence Johnston’s entertaining documentary traces how neon lights have created beauty, ro... more

Queen Of The Desert
Opens June 2 2016

The true story of Gertrude Bell, a traveller, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer, and political attaché for the British Empire at the dawn of the twentieth century, QUEEN... more

Umbrellas Of Cherbourg, The
Opens June 2 2016

NOVA ICONIC limited season. A young girl separated from her lover by war faces a life altering decision. SPECIAL EVENT co-presented with Heide Museum of Modern Art, Wednesday 18 Ma... more

Donnie Darko
Opens June 9 2016

Celebrate the 15th anniversary of the mysterious and mind-bending cult classic DONNIE DARKO. Donnie Darko is a disturbed adolescent from a semi-functional, upper-middle class family... more

Second Mother, The
Opens June 9 2016

When the estranged daughter of a hard-working live-in housekeeper suddenly appears, the unspoken class barriers that exist within the home are thrown into disarray. more

Young Girls Of Rochefort, The
Opens June 9 2016

Nova Iconic: Delphine and Solange Garnier live in the small town of Rochefort, twin sisters who teach music and dance to children. One day, Etienne and Bill arrive in town; they ask ... more

Opens June 16 2016

Sometimes the path to redemption is paved in sin. James, 18, has been released from juvenile detention after serving time for his involvement in the suspected drowning of a young boy... more

Miles Ahead
Opens June 16 2016

NOVA EXCLUSIVE! Miles Davis was one of the greatest visionaries and most important figures in jazz history. He’s a man who deserves more than your standard biopic, so that’s exac... more

Everybody Wants Some
Opens June 23 2016

Richard Linklater, director of the Oscar winning Boyhood, Before Midnight and Bernie, returns with a spiritual sequel to his 1993 cult classic Dazed and Confused. It’s the final da... more

Opens June 23 2016

Early summer in a village in Northern Turkey. Five free-spirited teenaged sisters splash about on the beach with their male classmates. Though their games are merely innocent fun, a ... more

Opens June 30 2016

Selected as the Opening Night film of the 2016 Sydney Film Festival, GOLDSTONE sees director Ivan Sen return to the world of his 2013 film Mystery Road with a fusion of Australian th... more

Mr. Gaga
Opens June 30 2016

Ohad Naharin is one of the most prominent, innovative and productive choreographers in the world. The film follows Naharin between Japan, Holland, Sweden and Israel - through the unc... more

Wait, The
Opens June 30 2016

Academy-Award winner Juliette Binoche gives one of the finest performances of her career in this dazzling and emotionally rich debut feature from Italian wunderkind Piero Messina. I... more

Maggie's Plan
Opens July 7 2016

Maggie (Greta Gerwig) has never sustained a relationship longer than six months – but desperately wants a baby. She solicits a sperm donation from a friend, but has hardly begun th... more

Perfect Day, A
Opens July 7 2016

As Sophie (Melanie Thierry) and her seasoned Aid Worker colleagues Mambru (Benicio Del Toro) and B (Tim Robbins) race against time to save the water supply for an abandoned community... more

Septembers Of Shiraz
Opens July 7 2016

Prior to the Iranian revolution it was a place where people of all religions were allowed to flourish. This is the story of a prosperous Jewish family who abandon everything before t... more

Sing Street
Opens July 14 2016

Like his earlier films ONCE and BEGIN AGAIN, SING STREET is inspired by writer/director John Carney’s life and love for music, and tells the story of a 14-year-old named Cosmo (Fer... more

Hitchcock Truffaut
Opens July 21 2016

In 1962 filmmakers Alfred Hitchcock and Francois Truffaut locked themselves away in Hollywood for a week to excavate the secrets behind the mise-en-scène in cinema. Based on the ori... more

Love & Friendship
Opens July 21 2016

Beautiful young widow Lady Susan Vernon visits to the estate of her in-laws to wait out the colourful rumours about her dalliances circulating through polite society. Whilst ensconce... more

Opens August 18 2016

From Jean-Marc Vallée (Wild, Dallas Buyers Club) comes a film about the odd emptiness of grief and the pain of rebuilding one’s life after loss. Davis Mitchell (Jake Gyllenhaal), ... more

High Rise
Opens August 18 2016

The newest film from Ben Wheatley (Sightseers), adapted from the acclaimed novel by J.G. Ballard, HIGH-RISE stars Tom Hiddleston as Dr. Robert Laing, the newest resident of a luxurio... more

Opens August 18 2016

In 1951, Marcus, a working-class Jewish student from New Jersey, attends a small Ohio college, where he struggles with sexual repression and cultural disaffection, amid the ongoing K... more

Bolshoi Ballet Don Quixote
Opens May 7 2016

Music: Leon Minkus Libretto: Marius Petipa (after Miguel de Cervantes) Choreography: Alexei Fadeyechev (after Marius Petipa and Alexander Gorsky) Cast: The Bolshoi Principals, Solois... more

Nt Live Hangmen
Opens May 14 2016

Following a sell-out run at London’s Royal Court Theatre, Olivier and Academy Award® winner Martin McDonagh (The Pillowman, The Cripple of Inishmaan, In Bruges) returns to the Wes... more

Painting The Modern Garden: Monet To Matisse
Opens May 28 2016

From the Royal Academy of Arts, London & the Cleveland Museum of Art Monet was an avid horticulturist and arguably the most important painter of gardens in the history of art but he ... more

Met Opera Madama Butterfly
Opens June 4 2016

(Puccini). Conductor: Karel Mark Chichon Production: Anthony Minghella Director and Choreographer: Carolyn Choa Set Designer: Michael Levine Costume Designer: Han Feng Lighting De... more

(3d) St. Peter's And The Papal Basilicas Of Rome
Opens June 18 2016

Experience unveiled treasures in the year of the Extraordinary Jubilee The creators of Florence and the Uffizi Gallery take you on a journey through the four Papal Basilicas in Rome... more

(2d) St. Peter's And The Papal Basilicas Of Rome
Opens June 23 2016

Experience unveiled treasures in the year of the Extraordinary Jubilee The creators of Florence and the Uffizi Gallery take you on a journey through the four Papal Basilicas in Rome... more

Met Opera Roberto Devereux
Opens July 2 2016

(Donizetti) MET PREMIERE/FIRST TIME IN HD Conductor: Maurizio Benini Production: Sir David McVicar Set Designer: Sir David McVicar Costume Designer: Moritz Junge Lighting Designer:... more

Nt Live One Man, Two Guvnors
Opens July 9 2016

For a limited time only, National Theatre Live’s Encore Series brings a selection of award-winning British theatre productions to your local cinema. Featuring a Tony Award-winning ... more

Rsc Hamlet
Opens July 16 2016

Hamlet has the world at his feet. Young, wealthy and living a hedonistic life studying abroad. Then word reaches him that his father is dead. Returning home he finds his world is utt... more

Met Opera Elektra
Opens August 6 2016

(Strauss) NEW PRODUCTION - FIRST TIME IN HD Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen Production: Patrice Chéreau Stage Director: Vincent Huguet Set Designer: Richard Peduzzi Costume Designer:... more

NT Live: A View from the Bridge
Opens August 13 2016

Following its smash-hit original broadcast, the Young Vic’s ‘magnetic, electrifying, astonishingly bold’ production of A View from the Bridge returns to cinemas due to audience... more

Kbtc Romeo And Juliet
Opens August 27 2016

Reuniting the stars of his celebrated film Cinderella, Kenneth Branagh directs Richard Madden and Lily James as Romeo and Juliet and Derek Jacobi as Mercutio, in Shakespeare’s hear... more

NT Live: Warhorse
Opens September 24 2016

Just in time for the school holidays comes an encore season of the play that took the globe by storm. Based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo, War Horse is the powerful story of a you... more

Rsc Cymbeline
Opens October 22 2016

Cymbeline is ruler of a divided Britain. When Innogen, the only living heir, marries her sweetheart in secret, an enraged Cymbeline banishes him. Distracted by Innogen's marriage Cym... more

Kbtc Entertainer, The
Opens November 19 2016

Cast includes Kenneth Branagh, Jonah Hauer-King, John Hurt, Crispin Letts, Sophie McShera, Greta Scacchi Set against the backdrop of post-war Britain, John Osborne?s modern classic... more

Rsc King Lear
Opens November 26 2016

King Lear has ruled for many years. As age begins to overtake him, he decides to divide his kingdom amongst his children, living out his days without the burden of power. A proud m... more

Gbrff Blithe Spirit
Opens May 12 2016

This stylish English fantasy comedy film of ectoplasmic highjinks was directed by David Lean and is based on producer Noel Coward’s 1941 play. Rex Harrison and Constance Cummings s... more

Gbrff Dr. Strangelove
Opens May 12 2016

Stanley Kubrick’s 1963 political black comedy satirises the Cold War fears of a nuclear conflict between the USSR and the US. Star Peter Sellers was nominated for an Oscar and the ... more

Gbrff Our Man In Havana
Opens May 12 2016

This dryly witty satire of the spy game written by Graham Greene is set in Cuba and makes fun of intelligence services, especially the British MI6, and their willingness to believe r... more

Gbrff Prime Of Miss Jean Brodie, The
Opens May 12 2016

Maggie Smith’s Oscar winning performance as a headstrong young teacher in a private school in 1930s Edinburgh who ignores the curriculum and influences her impressionable 12 year o... more

Gbrff - Lavender Hill Mob, The
Opens May 13 2016

Ealing Studios, planning a bank-robbery film, asked the Bank of England to devise a way in which a million pounds could be stolen from the bank. A special committee was created to co... more

Gbrff Her Majesty, Mrs. Brown
Opens May 13 2016

Judi Dench is brilliant as Queen Victoria who is deeply depressed after the death of her husband, and has disappeared from public. Her servant Mr Brown,played by Billy Connolly adore... more

Gbrff Hobson's Choice
Opens May 13 2016

The winner of the British Film Academy Award Best Film of 1954. A wry comedy classic from David Lean starring Charles Laughton as an overbearing Victorian boot-maker in 1880’s Engl... more

Gbrff Passage To India, A
Opens May 13 2016

David Lean’s final film is adapted from the classic novel by E.M. Forster and deals with the delicate balance between the English and the Indians during the British Raj in the 1920... more

Gbrff Ladykillers, The
Opens May 14 2016

A wonderfully macabre black comedy…a sister picture to KIND HEARTS AND CORONETS. Five diverse oddball criminal types planning a bank robbery rent rooms on a cul-de-sac from an octo... more

Gbrff Life And Death Of Colonel Blimp, The
Opens May 14 2016

This unique romantic drama is another stunner from the British team of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger. It stars Roger Livesey and Deborah Kerr. Playwright David Mamet writes ... more

Gbrff Whisky Galore
Opens May 14 2016

Based on a true story. The inhabitants of an isolated Scottish island in the Outer Hebrides are largely unaffected by wartime rationing, until the supply of whisky runs out. Things t... more

Gbrff Matter Of Life And Death, A
Opens May 15 2016

Also known as 'Stairway To Heaven', this is a deliciously sophisticated romantic fantasy created by the British writing - directing - producing team of Michael Powell and Emeric Pres... more

Gbrff Man In The White Suit, The
Opens May 16 2016

Alec Guinness stars as a humble inventor, who develops a fabric which never gets dirty or wears out. This would seem to be a boon for mankind, but the garment manufacturers don’t s... more

Gbrff Travels With My Aunt
Opens May 16 2016

At his mother’s funeral, a stuffy bank clerk meets his Aunt Augusta, an elderly eccentric with more-than-shady dealings who pulls him along on a whirlwind adventure. George Cukor d... more

Gbrff Odd Man Out
Opens May 17 2016

An acclaimed 1947 British film noir directed by Carol Reed and starring James Mason and Robert Newton. The story is told against a background of political unrest in a city of Norther... more

Gbrff Chariots Of Fire
Opens May 18 2016

Based on a true story, Chariots of Fire is the internationally acclaimed, Oscar-winning drama of two very different men who compete as runners in the 1924 Paris Olympics. “From the... more