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Banksy Does New York
Opens April 23 2015

NOVA EXCLUSIVE! On Oct. 1, 2013, the elusive British street artist known as Banksy launched a self-proclaimed month-long residency in New York City, posting one unique exhibit a day ... more

Opens April 23 2015

Stet, a troubled and angry 11-year-old from a small Texas town, ends up at a prestigious East Coast music school after the death of his single mother. Completely out of his element, ... more

Testament of Youth
Opens April 23 2015

A passionate biographical drama, TESTAMENT OF YOUTH brings to life the celebrated memoirs of Vera Brittain, a daring British writer who documented the harsh experiences of being a wo... more

Opens April 24 2015

Recognised as one of the finest Australian films of all time, winner of 8 AFI awards and starring a host of Australia's finest actors including Mel Gibson and Mark Lee, Peter Weir’... more

Arrows Of The Thunder Dragon
Opens April 30 2015

Australian filmmaker Greg Sneddon will be joined by the lead female actor, Tshering Zangmo (aka “Ketii”) who has travelled from her home in a faraway village in Bhutan for a Q&A ... more

Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter
Opens April 30 2015

The enchanting and powerfully affecting new film from David & Nathan Zellner, inspired by true events, KUMIKO, THE TREASURE HUNTER tells the story of a young woman’s extraordinary ... more

Opens April 30 2015

NOVA EXCLUSIVE! From the multi award winning director of The Hours, Billy Elliot and The Audience, Stephen Daldry, comes a thrilling suspense based on the novel by Andy Mulligan. Set... more

Blade Runner: The Final Cut
Opens May 1 2015

Limited Event Screenings! Remastered by the British Film Institute and presented in its full Cinemascope glory, BLADE RUNNER: THE FINAL CUT is a must for every fan of this seminal c... more

The Room
Opens May 2 2015

SCREENS FIRST SATURDAY OF EVERY MONTH, LATE. Written, directed and starring Tommy Wiseau, The Room is like no other film you’ve seen. Johnny (Tommy Wiseau) seems to have it all- a... more

Clouds of Sils Maria
Opens May 7 2015

A stellar turn from both Juliette Binoche and Kristen Stewart, CLOUDS OF SILS MARIA is a beautiful and emotionally engaging drama set to the backdrop of the village of Sils Maria, Sw... more

Ex Machina
Opens May 7 2015

NOVA EXCLUSIVE! From acclaimed writer/director Alex Garland (screenwriter of 28 Days Later, Sunshine and Never Let Me Go) comes EX MACHINA, a chilling vision of the not-too-distant f... more

Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck
Opens May 7 2015

Experience the life, art and mind of Kurt Cobain like never before in the first fully-authorized portrait of the generation-defining rock music icon. Director Brett Morgen expertly b... more

Cultastrophe The City Of Lost Children
Opens May 8 2015

In a futuristic city, a daemonic scientist named Krank kidnaps children to tap into their dreams. This highly inventive and subversive work recalls the visuals of Terry Gilliam fused... more

Wake in Fright
Opens May 10 2015

Screening as part of The Ian Potter Museum of Art’s exhibition Weird Melancholy: The Australian Gothic. Believed lost for many years, Wake in Fright has been painstakingly restor... more

A Royal Night Out
Opens May 14 2015

The enchanting A ROYAL NIGHT OUT is a film about one perfect, glorious evening in the lives of two real-life princesses. They are Elizabeth and Margaret Windsor and the night is 8 Ma... more

When Marnie Was There
Opens May 14 2015

ORIGINAL JAPANESE LANGUAGE, ENGLISH SUBTITLES. The newest film from Studio Ghibli, WHEN MARNIE WAS THERE is a moving story of female friendship. Sent from her foster home in the city... more

Wild Tales
Opens May 21 2015

One of the most buzzed about films at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival, Argentinean director Damián Szifrón’s third feature WILD TALES is a blackly comic anthology film, with six sh... more

Woman in Gold
Opens May 21 2015

Academy Award winner Helen Mirren stars in WOMAN IN GOLD, the incredible true story of Maria Altmann, a Jewish refugee who is forced to flee Vienna during World War II. Decades later... more

Opens May 28 2015

Starring Vincent Cassel and premiering at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, Ariel Kleiman's ambitious Australian production is a chilling depiction of a childhood lived under th... more

Cultastrophe Empire Records And Pump Up The Volume
Opens May 29 2015

First up we celebrate the 20th Anniversary of REX MANNING DAY with a screening of the eternal slacker epic EMPIRE RECORDS! Chronicling a day in the life of a group of rag tag record ... more

54: The Director's Cut
Opens June 11 2015

NOVA EXCLUSIVE! In 1998, director Mark Christopher created a cinematic monument to the famous New York nightclub Studio 54, an ostentatious mixture of Art Deco and plush, frivolous 1... more

Walking The Camino: Six Ways To Santiago
Opens June 11 2015

500 miles on foot. Bunk-beds. Blisters. Stunning landscapes. World-class snorers. Hot searing sun, freezing cold rain. Debilitating mental grief and physical injury. Unexpected roman... more

Cultastrophe The Wicker Man Final Cut And Manitou
Opens June 12 2015

It’s occult night at Cultrastophe with two 70s shockers that summon spirits and honour gods! First up we travel to a remote UK location where a small girl has gone missing and all ... more

Love and Mercy
Opens June 25 2015

We all know the music, but few know the true story of musical genius Brian Wilson and his struggles with brilliance and balance. LOVE & MERCY paints an unconventional portrait of the... more

Cultastrophe The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
Opens June 26 2015

The buzz is still going after 40 years! The all-time horror cinema grand pappy, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre is as unsettling, subversive and terrifying as it was in 1974. Following a... more

Awake: The Life Of Yogananda
Opens July 2 2015

An enlightening documentary, AWAKE: THE LIFE OF YOGANANDA is about Hindu mystic Paramahansa Yogananda who brought yoga and meditation to the West in 1920. Yogananda was the author of... more

Women He's Undressed
Opens July 16 2015

Orry-Kelly was Golden Age Hollywood’s most celebrated costume designer. Winner of three Academy Awards and responsible for the costumes of films as iconic as Some Like It Hot, Casa... more

Nt Live Behind The Beautiful Forevers
Opens April 25 2015

A new play by David Hare, based on the book by Katherine Boo. Meera Syal (The Kumars, Goodness Gracious Me, Rafta Rafta at the National) returns to the National Theatre, directed by... more

Met Opera Iolants And Duke Bluebeards Castle
Opens May 2 2015

Intriguing double bill, consisting of an enchanting fairy tale (Iolanta) followed by an erotic psychological thriller (Duke Bluebeard’s Castle). On the heels of her triumphant Met ... more

Nt Live A View From The Bridge
Opens May 9 2015

Nominated for 7 Olivier Awards, including Best Revival, Best Director (Ivo van Hove), Best Actor (Mark Strong) and Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Phoebe Fox). Don’t miss a ste... more

Nt Live The Hard Problem
Opens May 23 2015

Acclaimed playwright Tom Stoppard (Shakespeare in Love, Arcadia, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead) returns to the National Theatre with his highly-anticipated new play The Hard ... more

Opens May 24 2015

Watch the Grand Final of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna, Austria on the big screen at Nova. Take all the fuss and bother out of organising your own Eurovision party and ... more

Elaine Paige - I'm Still Here
Opens May 27 2015

The incomparable Elaine Paige brings her sell-out Farewell Concert from the Royal Albert Hall to the big screen accompanied by a live set featuring special guests. Filmed for cinema,... more

Exhibition: The Impressionists
Opens May 30 2015

Featuring work by Monet, Renoir, Cezanne, Degas, Pissarro and many more. This unique film secured unparalleled access to a major new exhibition focusing on the man credited with inve... more

Met Opera: La Donna Del Lago
Opens June 13 2015

Met premiere production conducted by Michele Mariotti. Bel canto superstars Joyce DiDonato and Juan Diego Flórez join forces for this Rossini showcase of vocal virtuosity, set in th... more

Bolshoi Ballet Ivan The Terrible
Opens June 20 2015

As young Ivan IV is crowned, he has to choose one of the 13 Boyar daughters to be his wife and tsarina. He selects Anastasia, and the two eventually fall deeply in love. When the Boy... more

Nt Live Man And Superman
Opens June 27 2015

Academy Award nominee Ralph Fiennes (The English Patient, Schindler’s List; Oedipus at the National Theatre) plays Jack Tanner in this exhilarating reinvention of Shaw’s witty, p... more

Met Opera Cavalleria Rusticana And Pagliacci
Opens July 4 2015

Opera’s most enduring tragic double bill returns in an evocative new production from Sir David McVicar, who sets the action across two time periods but in the same Sicilian village... more

Met Opera La Traviata
Opens August 1 2015

WINTER HIGHLIGHTS By Giuseppe Verdi. Natalie Dessay puts on the red dress in Willy Decker's stunning production, in her first Violetta at the Met. Matthew Polenzani sings Alfredo, ... more

Nt Live Everyman
Opens August 8 2015

BAFTA winner and Academy Award® nominee Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave) takes the title role in this dynamic new production of one of English drama’s oldest plays, directed by... 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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