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A Walk in the Woods
Opens September 3 2015

Adapted from the memoir of celebrated travel writer Bill Bryson, A WALK IN THE WOODS is a wilderness buddy comedy featuring two old friends tackling an epic and formidable trek that ... more

Gayby Baby
Opens September 3 2015

EXTRA Q&A SESSION ADDED BY POPULAR DEMAND: Wed Sept 2, 8.45pm - Extrended Q&A introduction by director MAYA NEWELL and producer CHARLOTTE MARS, followed by the feature. Book now! (W... more

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
Opens September 3 2015

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize and the Audience Award at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, ME AND EARL AND THE DYING GIRL is a hilarious, moving film about creativity, friendship, and... more

The Room
Opens September 5 2015

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

Life
Opens September 10 2015

Anton Corbijn (Control, A Most Wanted Man) directs Dane Dehane as James Dean in this intimate drama based around the actor's friendship with LIFE magazine photographer Dennis Stock (... more

People Places Things
Opens September 10 2015

EXCLUSIVE! Will (Jemaine Clement) is a graphic novelist, a professor at the School of Visual Arts and the father of beautiful twin girls. His seemingly picture-perfect Brooklyn life ... more

Tangerine
Opens September 10 2015

Prize Winner: Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, Palm Springs International Film Festival. EXCLUSIVE! Breaking down the doors of the motion picture establishment by shooting ... more

The Duke Of Burgundy
Opens September 10 2015

EXCLUSIVE! From director Peter Strickland (Berberian Sound Studio) comes a chronicle of a lesbian S&M relationship, an erotic melodrama, a heartwarming romance, and an homage to '60s... more

Love Live: The School Idol Movie
Opens September 12 2015

REEL ANIME presents a new feature based on this hit Japanese anime series! Although Muse, the defending champions of the school idol tournament, plans to dissolve their group after t... more

Another Country
Opens September 17 2015

Meet director MOLLY REYNOLDS and producer ROLF DE HEER following an advance screening Sun Sept 13, 3pm! “This film is about you as much as me and my people. It is about place and... more

Graceful Girls
Opens September 17 2015

In the beautiful yet physically demanding world of calisthenics, there is one title that every competitor dreams on having bestowed on them: Most Graceful Girl. For 26-year-old prima... more

How To Change The World
Opens September 17 2015

EXCLUSIVE! In 1971 a brave group of young activists set sail from Vancouver in an old fishing boat. Their mission: to stop President Richard Nixon's atomic bomb tests in Amchitka, a ... more

Cut Snake
Opens September 24 2015

Meet The Filmmaker Q&A Thursday Sept 17, 6.45pm with director TONY AYRES following a screening of CUT SNAKE. Hosted by film writer and critic, Thomas Caldwell. Set in Melbourne in ... more

Diary Of A Teenage Girl
Opens September 24 2015

Like most teenage girls, Minnie Goetze (Bel Powley) is longing for love, acceptance and a sense of purpose in the world. So, Minnie begins a complex love affair with her mother's (Kr... more

London Road
Opens September 24 2015

Hailed as a remarkable, ground-breaking work during two sell-out runs at the National Theatre, the feature film adaptation of LONDON ROAD reunites the award winning team, with script... more

Sicario
Opens September 24 2015

From director Denis Villeneuve (Prisoners, Incendies) comes an explosive crime thriller about the war on drugs. On the streets of Ciudad Juárez, just across the Rio Grande from El P... more

Roger Waters' The Wall Live On Stage
Opens September 29 2015

From the creator of the classic Pink Floyd album comes the groundbreaking tour seen by over 4 million fans worldwide. Coming to cinemas worldwide for one night only, commencing at 8.... more

Macbeth
Opens October 1 2015

From the director of Snowtown, Australian director Justin Kurzel, comes the critically acclaimed adaptation of William Shakespeare's Scottish Play starring Michael Fassbender and Mar... more

Putuparri And The Rainmakers
Opens October 1 2015

EXCLUSIVE! Tom ‘Putuparri’ Lawford’s people have lived in the desert of Western Australia for over forty thousand years. They lived a nomadic life knowing they could always ret... more

Simshar
Opens October 1 2015

Malta’s first official submission to the Best Foreign Film category at the Oscars, SIMSHAR is a taut drama that draws upon true events in its exploration of the refugee crisis in t... more

Wrecking Crew, The
Opens October 1 2015

EXCLUSIVE! They were the studio musicians behind some of the biggest hits in the 1960s and '70s. From "Be My Baby" to "California Girls;" "Strangers in the Night" to "Mrs. Robinson;"... more

Learning to Drive
Opens October 8 2015

Wendy (Patricia Clarkson) is a fiery Manhattan author whose husband has just left her for another woman; Darwan (Ben Kingsley) is a soft-spoken taxi driver from India on the verge of... more

Kenny
Opens October 11 2015

Cinema Nova hosts the Guardian Australia Film Club’s screening of KENNY followed by a panel discussion on Sunday 23 August at 12:30pm. Hosted by film critic Luke Buckmaster with ... more

LEGEND
Opens October 15 2015

Written and directed by Oscar winning screenwriter Brian Helgeland, LEGEND is based on the true story of the rise and fall of the notorious Kray twins, Ronnie and Reggie (both played... more

Lobster, The
Opens October 22 2015

Winner of this year’s Cannes Jury Prize, the English-language debut from idiosyncratic Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos (Dogtooth, Alps) sees the filmmaker taking his obsession with... more

Sam Klemke's Time Machine
Opens October 25 2015

Meet the Filmmaker Q&A event with director Matthew Bate and Sam Klemke. From director Matthew Bate (Shut Up Little Man! An Audio Misadventure), SAM KLEMKE'S TIME MACHINE follows two... more

Dressmaker, The
Opens October 29 2015

Based on the best-selling novel by Rosalie Ham, Jocelyn Moorhouse returns to direct a bittersweet comedy set in early 1950s Australia. Tilly Dunnage (Kate Winslet), after many years ... more

Mistress America
Opens October 29 2015

Noah Baumbach and Greta Gerwig team up again for the first time since Frances Ha in MISTRESS AMERICA, the story about a college freshman and wannabe writer who gains a mentor and mus... more

Assassin, The
Opens November 5 2015

EXCLUSIVE! The return of master Taiwanese filmmaker Hou Hsiao-hsien (A Time to Live, A Time to Die; Flight of the Red Balloon) that won him the Best Direction award at this year’s ... more

He Named Me Malala
Opens November 12 2015

Chronicling the amazing life thus far of the globally beloved education and children’s rights campaigner Malala Yousafzai, HE NAMED ME MALALA is a touching documentary about one of... more

99 Homes
Opens November 26 2015

With the backdrop of the 2008 housing market collapse, 99 HOMES in a modern thriller examining what happens when a desperate and honest man is pushed by dire circumstance to hand out... more

Belier Family, The
Opens December 26 2015

In the Bélier family, everyone is deaf, except sixteen-year-old Paula (newcomer Louane Emera). She acts as an indispensible interpreter for her parents and younger brother, especial... more

Suffragette
Opens December 26 2015

Sarah Gavon's thrilling drama tracks the story of the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement; women who were forced underground to pursue a dangerous game of cat and mouse with... more

Youth
Opens December 26 2015

From the Oscar winning director of The Great Beauty, Paolo Sorrentino, YOUTH finds two old friends on vacation at the foot of the Alps. Fred (Michael Caine), a composer and conductor... more

Carol
Opens January 14 2016

Set in 1950s New York, two women from very different backgrounds find themselves in the throes of love in CAROL. As conventional norms of the time challenge their undeniable attracti... more

The Daughter
Opens March 3 2016

Acclaimed actor and stage director Simon Stone makes his highly impressive debut in feature filmmaking with this adaptation of his award-winning play The Wild Duck. In the last days... more

Met Opera: The Merry Widow
Opens September 12 2015

WINTER HIGHLIGHTS By Franz Lehár. The great Renée Fleming stars as the beguiling woman who captivates all Paris in Lehár’s enchanting operetta, seen in a new staging by Broadw... more

NT Live: Skylight
Opens September 19 2015

ENCORE SCREENINGS! Carey Mulligan (The Great Gatsby) and Bill Nighy (The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel) star in David Hare’s (The Reader, The Hours) Olivier Award winning play. Direct... more

Met Opera: Aida
Opens October 3 2015

WINTER HIGHTLIGHTS By Giuseppe Verdi. “The combined fervor of Olga Borodina as Amneris and Fabio Luisi at the helm of a fired-up orchestra made for an electrically charged and en... more

Nt Live The Beaux Stratagem
Opens October 10 2015

Simon Godwin (Man and Superman) directs George Farquhar's wild comedy of love and cash. The 'Beaux': Mr Aimwell and Mr Archer, two charming, dissolute young men who have blown their... more

Met Opera Il Trovatore
Opens October 24 2015

(Verdi) Conductor: Marco Armiliato Production: Sir David McVicar Set Designer: Charles Edwards Costume Designer: Brigitte Reiffenstuel Lighting Designed By: Jennifer Tipton Choreog... more

Rsc Othello
Opens October 24 2015

Othello is the greatest general of his age. A fearsome warrior, loving husband and revered defender of Venice against its enemies. But he is also an outsider whose victories have cre... more

Nt Live Hamlet
Opens November 7 2015

The fastest selling ticket in theatre history! Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game) stars in the title role of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedy: HAMLET. D... more

Met Opera Otello
Opens November 14 2015

(Verdi) NEW PRODUCTION Conductor: Yannick Nézet-Séguin Production: Bartlett Sher Set Designer: Es Devlin Costume Designer: Catherine Zuber Lighting Designer: Donald Holder Project... more

Rsc Henry V
Opens November 21 2015

Henry IV is dead and Hal is King. With England in a state of unrest, he must leave his rebellious youth behind, striving to gain the respect of his nobility and people. Laying claim ... more

Met Opera Tannhauser
Opens December 5 2015

(Wagner) FIRST TIME IN HD Conductor: James Levine Production: Otto Schenk Set Designer: Günther Schneider-Siemssen Costume Designer: Patricia Zipprodt Lighting Designer: Gil Wec... more

NT Live: Coriolanus
Opens December 12 2015

National Theatre Live's 2014 broadcast of the Donmar Warehouse's production of Coriolanus returns to cinemas by popular demand. Shakespeare's searing tragedy of political manipulati... more

Met Opera Lulu
Opens February 6 2016

(Berg) NEW PRODUCTION / FIRST TIME IN HD Conductor: James Levine Production: William Kentridge Co-Director: Luc De Wit Projection Designer: Catherine Meyburgh Set Designer: Sabine... more

Nt Live Jane Eyre
Opens February 13 2016

The acclaimed re-imagining of Bronte’s masterpiece was first staged by the Bristol Old Vic. Director Sally Cookson now brings her celebrated production to the National, presented a... more

Met Opera Les Pecheurs De Perles
Opens March 5 2016

(Bizet) NEW PRODUCTION, FIRST TIME IN HD Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda Production: Penny Woolcock Set Designer: Dick Bird Costume Designer: Kevin Pollard Lighting Designer: Jen Schri... more

Nt Live As You Like It
Opens March 19 2016

William Shakespeare’s glorious comedy of love and change comes to the National Theatre for the first time in over 30 years, with Rosalie Craig (London Road, Macbeth at MIF) as Rosa... more

Met Opera Turandot
Opens April 2 2016

(Puccini) Conductor: Paolo Carignani Production: Franco Zeffirelli Set Designer: Franco Zeffirelli Costume Designers: Anna Anni, Dada Saligeri Lighting Designer: Gil Wechsler Choreo... more

Met Opera Manon Lescaut
Opens April 30 2016

(Puccini) NEW PRODUCTION Conductor: Fabio Luisi Production: Sir Richard Eyre Set Designer: Rob Howell Costume Designer: Fotini Dimou Lighting Designer: Peter Mumford Choreographer:... 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

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

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