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After Blue

Opening Date: Thursday, 30 Jun 2022

A CINEMA NOVA EXCLUSIVE. From experimental French director Bertrand Mandico (The Wild Boys) comes AFTER BLUE; a visionary exploration of the ... more

Ali & Ava

Opening Date: Thursday, 30 Jun 2022

Sparks fly after ALI and AVA meet through their shared affection for Sofia, the child of Ali’s tenants whom Ava ... more

Haute Couture

Opening Date: Thursday, 30 Jun 2022

Esther is at the end of her career as Head Seamstress at Dior Avenue Montaigne workshop. One day, she gets ... more

Gone Girl

Opening Date: Tuesday, 5 Jul 2022

SAVE THE DATE! Gone Girl Screening: Tuesday July 5, 8.15pm. North Carthage, Missouri. July 5th, 2012. The day of. To ... more

Compartment No. 6

Opening Date: Thursday, 7 Jul 2022

Winner of the Grand Prix at the Cannes Film Festival, a young Finnish woman leaves her Russian girlfriend behind to ... more

Kurt Vonnegut: Unstuck in Time

Opening Date: Thursday, 7 Jul 2022

A CINEMA NOVA EXCLUSIVE. A dazzling, worthy tribute to author Kurt Vonnegut and a compelling introduction for the uninitiated. This feature ... more

Sundown

Opening Date: Thursday, 7 Jul 2022

When a distant emergency summons the wealthy Bennett family back to the U.K., disrupting a vacation on the Mexican coast ... more

Doctor Who Dalek Double Feature

Opening Date: Sunday, 10 Jul 2022

Brand new restorations of the two classic Doctor Who feature films starring award-winning actor Peter Cushing: DR. WHO AND THE ... more

Amelie

Opening Date: Thursday, 14 Jul 2022

SAVE THE DATE! Bastille Day Screening: Thursday 14 July, 6.45pm. Vive la France! This Bastille Day, we’re playing the classic ... more

Canaletto and the Art of Venice

Opening Date: Thursday, 14 Jul 2022

From one of the world’s largest art collections, The Royal Collection, comes the remarkable story of Canaletto and the city ... more

Falling for Figaro

Opening Date: Thursday, 14 Jul 2022

Danielle Macdonald (Patti Cake$, Dumplin) stars in the charming musical romantic-comedy FALLING FOR FIGARO from director Ben Lewin (The Sessions). Millie ... more

Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, A Journey, A Song

Opening Date: Thursday, 14 Jul 2022

“A rousing portrait of the power of expression, something that Leonard Cohen perfected more than most songwriters that ever lived.” ... more

Miami Connection

Opening Date: Thursday, 14 Jul 2022

35th ANNIVERSARY SCREENINGS! When a kick-arse rock band whose members also happen to be martial arts masters decide to take ... more

Phantom of the Open, The

Opening Date: Thursday, 14 Jul 2022

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPEN tells the remarkable true story of Maurice Flitcroft, a crane operator and optimistic dreamer from ... more

Mystery Movie #3

Opening Date: Sunday, 17 Jul 2022

I'm wicked and dark. I'm adapted for the screen with a macabre arc. I'm July's Mystery Movie! ... more

NT Live: Leopoldstadt

Opening Date: Sunday, 17 Jul 2022

★★★★ ‘Breathtaking, the work of a master’ Time Out Regarded as ‘Britain’s greatest living playwright’ (Times), Tony and Academy Award-winner Tom ... more

Pretty In Pink + Footloose

Opening Date: Sunday, 17 Jul 2022

DOUBLE BILL! Tom Cruise is the biggest movie star on the planet, international tensions between Russia and the USA continue ... more

Nowhere Inn, The

Opening Date: Thursday, 21 Jul 2022

Cult musician St Vincent stars opposite Carrie Brownstein (Portlandia) in a mockumentary featuring the singer and her closest friend making ... more

Official Competition

Opening Date: Thursday, 21 Jul 2022

PRIVILEGE MEMBER SCREENING: Friday July 15, 6.45pm. Be among the first to witness acclaimed actors Antonio Banderas (Pain and Glory) ... more

Where the Crawdads Sing

Opening Date: Thursday, 21 Jul 2022

GALA SCREENING: Thursday July 14, 6.30pm. Immerse yourself in Delia Owens’ world at our gala screening of WHERE THE CRAWDADS ... more

NT Live: Prima Facie

Opening Date: Saturday, 23 Jul 2022

Jodie Comer (Killing Eve) makes her West End debut in the UK premiere of Suzie Miller’s award-winning play. Tessa (Comer) is ... more

Talented Mr Ripley + Good Will Hunting

Opening Date: Sunday, 24 Jul 2022

DOUBLE BILL! Matt Damon gives two of his finest performances in a high-end Oscar-nominated double feature of THE TALENTED MR ... more

Forgiven, The

Opening Date: Thursday, 28 Jul 2022

Speeding through the Moroccan desert to attend an old friend’s lavish weekend party, wealthy Londoners David and Jo Henninger (Ralph ... more

Murder Party

Opening Date: Thursday, 28 Jul 2022

Prepare for the most delicious, devious and most dazzling murder mystery of this, or any other year. MURDER PARTY is ... more

Oldboy

Opening Date: Thursday, 28 Jul 2022

NOVA FILM CLUB SCREENING: Thursday July 28, 6.45pm. Hosted by Koko! Debrief with a post-film conversation. Drink specials, film passes ... more

Twilight Saga - 5 Movie Marathon

Opening Date: Saturday, 30 Jul 2022

All five films from the TWILIGHT SAGA, screened together for an all-night movie marathon event! "Where the hell have you ... more

Bullet Train

Opening Date: Thursday, 4 Aug 2022

In BULLET TRAIN, Brad Pitt stars as Ladybug, an unlucky assassin determined to do his job peacefully after one too ... more

Juniper

Opening Date: Thursday, 4 Aug 2022

MONTHLY MATINEE: Thursday July 21, 10.30am. Join our resident film critic, Jan Epstein, in conversation with a special guest ahead ... more

Conference, The

Opening Date: Thursday, 11 Aug 2022

On the morning of the 20th of January 1942, in a villa on the lakefront of the Wannsee in Berlin, ... more

Princess, The

Opening Date: Thursday, 11 Aug 2022

Premiering at Sundance, Ed Perkins' documentary retells the story of Princess Diana exclusively through contemporaneous archive, news footage, and other ... more

Good Luck to You, Leo Grande

Opening Date: Thursday, 18 Aug 2022

Nancy Stokes (Emma Thompson), a retired school teacher and widow, is yearning for some adventure, some human connection, and some ... more

Blaze

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

Acclaimed Archibald Prize-winning Australian artist Del Kathryn Barton makes her stunning feature debut, combining live action, puppetry and animation and ... more

Hit the Road

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

Follows a chaotic, tender family that is on a road trip across a rugged landscape and fussing over the sick ... more

You Won't Be Alone

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

Set in an isolated mountain village in 19th century Macedonia, YOU WON'T BE ALONE follows a young girl who is ... more

Andre Rieu Happy Days Are Here Again

Opening Date: Saturday, 27 Aug 2022

The wait is over! After 2 long years, maestro André Rieu is performing from his hometown of Maastricht once again! ... more

Flux Gourmet

Opening Date: Thursday, 15 Sep 2022

A sonic collective who can't decide on a name takes up a residency at an institute devoted to culinary and ... more

NT Live: Straight Line Crazy

Opening Date: Saturday, 17 Sep 2022

Ralph Fiennes stars as master manipulator Robert Moses in a blazing new play from David Hare (Skylight) and directed by ... more

Avatar

Opening Date: Thursday, 22 Sep 2022

To whet audiences’ appetites for the long-awaited sequel, James Cameron's AVATAR will be back onscreen this September at Nova. ... more

Munch: Love Phantoms and Lady Vampires

Opening Date: Saturday, 8 Oct 2022

There is no painter in the world both more famous and less known than Edvard Munch. The debt contemporary culture ... more

Taste of Hunger, A

Opening Date: Thursday, 13 Oct 2022

Sweet. Sour. Salt. Fat. Heat. Carsten and his wife Maggi are hungry for great food and even hungrier for a ... more

Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris

Opening Date: Thursday, 20 Oct 2022

MRS. HARRIS GOES TO PARIS is the enchanting tale of a seemingly ordinary British housekeeper whose dream to own a ... more

Avatar: The Way of Water

Opening Date: Thursday, 15 Dec 2022

Set more than a decade after the events of the first film, director James Cameron's AVATAR: The Way of Water ... more

MDFF: Eternal Spring

Opening Date: Wednesday, 20 Jul 2022

Facing denunciations of their banned faith in the Chinese state media, an engineer named Liang and a hulking grain worker ... more

MDFF: Patou: In Black and White

Opening Date: Thursday, 21 Jul 2022

With a career that spans over four decades and across the globe, Jamaican singer Pat Powell (PATOU) is one of Australia’s ... more

MDFF: Australia My Home: An Albanian Migration

Opening Date: Friday, 22 Jul 2022

*Australian Premiere* The instability and horrors that accompanied the 20th Century were a major cause of human exodus, and Australia became ... more

MDFF: Garden of Evil, The

Opening Date: Saturday, 23 Jul 2022

This is a story of two environmentalists Sir Peter Blake and eco-warrior Pete Bethune, who were brutally attacked in the ... more

MDFF: Shorts Session 1

Opening Date: Saturday, 23 Jul 2022

STITCHED TOGETHER: In a small town outside Melbourne, a community of unlikely activists fight climate change with their sewing machines ... more

MDFF: Shorts Session 2

Opening Date: Saturday, 23 Jul 2022

PHOSPHERENES: The colours we see when you close your eyes tightly or press them with your fingers. Inviting you to ... more

MDFF: Where the Water Starts

Opening Date: Saturday, 23 Jul 2022

Listed as a national heritage area in 2008 the Australian Alps is the birthplace of some of our iconic rivers. ... more

MDFF: Living in the Time of Dying

Opening Date: Sunday, 24 Jul 2022

Living in The Time of Dying is an unflinching look at what it means to be living in the midst ... more

MDFF: Shorts Session 3

Opening Date: Sunday, 24 Jul 2022

WALLACE – Directed by Ali Jahani: WALLACE explores a hypothetical final day of his life as he comes into terms ... more

MDFF: Shorts Session 4

Opening Date: Sunday, 24 Jul 2022

A TOUGH GIG – Directed by Cath Murphy: A short documentary about Megan- a Mental Health nurse who describes the ... more

MDFF: Television Event

Opening Date: Sunday, 24 Jul 2022

‘The Kid Stays in the Picture’ meets ‘The Atomic Cafe’ in this archive-based feature documentary that views the dramatic climax ... more

MDFF: Waterman

Opening Date: Sunday, 24 Jul 2022

Surfing legend. Olympic superstar. Hawaiian Icon. American hero. Five-time Olympic medallist and Native Hawaiian Duke Paoa Kahanamoku shattered records and brought ... more

MDFF: In the Court of the Crimson King

Opening Date: Tuesday, 26 Jul 2022

What began as a straightforward documentary about the cult rock band King Crimson as it turned 50, mutated into an ... more

MDFF: Other Fellow, The

Opening Date: Tuesday, 26 Jul 2022

Bond, James Bonds. Can anyone ever live up to that name? An energetic exploration of male identity via the lives, personalities, ... more

MDFF: Green is the New Black

Opening Date: Wednesday, 27 Jul 2022

GREEN IS THE NEW BLACK is a story of passion and purpose behind an ambitious environmental feat of one of ... more

MDFF: Dosed 2: The Trip of a Lifetime

Opening Date: Thursday, 28 Jul 2022

Laurie, a terminally ill cancer patient and loving mother of four, is granted the right to legally use magic mushrooms ... more

MDFF: Aha: The Movie

Opening Date: Friday, 29 Jul 2022

Follows the band on tour, telling the full story of how three young men followed their impossible dream of becoming ... more

MDFF: Art Lovers Unite

Opening Date: Friday, 29 Jul 2022

*World Premiere* Follow activist/fashion designer Vivienne Westwood and artist Dacob as they embark on a journey through art and its history. Vivienne ... more

MDFF: Certain Mother, A

Opening Date: Saturday, 30 Jul 2022

A CERTAIN MOTHER interweaves the stories of four women from across Australia as they navigate the challenges of parenthood - ... more

MDFF: Leigh

Opening Date: Saturday, 30 Jul 2022

Tracking the life of Australian chainsaw artist Leigh Conkie, ‘LEIGH’ is a portrait of a man who has used his ... more

MDFF: Ten Count

Opening Date: Saturday, 30 Jul 2022

With a star-studded cast, including Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, TEN COUNT is a blistering ninety-minute documentary that explores the incredible ... more

MDFF: Ticketyboo

Opening Date: Saturday, 30 Jul 2022

After losing her artist-father to Alzheimer's, journalist Renée Brack confronts her own fears by undergoing medical experiments as a human ... more

MDFF: You Are the Days to Come

Opening Date: Saturday, 30 Jul 2022

The film is set in Beijing in the 1980s during the extraordinary time that led up to Tiananmen Square protests ... more

MDFF: Kimmapiiyipitssini: The Meaning of Empathy

Opening Date: Sunday, 31 Jul 2022

Witness the work of community members with substance-use disorder, first responders, and health professionals in the Kainai First Nation as ... more

In the spring of 1970, Joe Cocker undertook what became the legendary Mad Dogs and Englishmen tour, immortalized in a ... more

MDFF: Memories That Make Us / My Fight

Opening Date: Sunday, 31 Jul 2022

MEMORIES THAT MAKE US is a poetic, ethnographic documentary that draws on the individual and collective memories of ordinary Italian ... more

MDFF: The Healing / Cuba My Soul

Opening Date: Sunday, 31 Jul 2022

Some twenty years after The Buena Vista Social Club, traditional Cuban music lives on, but it's facing a threat from ... more

Met Opera: Turandot

Opening Date: Saturday, 9 Jul 2022

Turandot Duration: 3hrs & 42min, two intermissions. Ukrainian soprano Liudmyla Monastyrska will play Puccini’s icy princess. Tenor Yonghoon Lee is the ... more

Met Opera: Lucia Di Lammermoor

Opening Date: Saturday, 6 Aug 2022

Lucia Di Lammermoor Duration: 3hrs & 44min Soprano Nadine Sierra takes on one of the repertory’s most formidable and storied roles, the ... more

Met Opera: Hamlet

Opening Date: Saturday, 3 Sep 2022

Hamlet Duration: 3hrs & 34min When Australian composer Brett Dean’s Hamlet had its world premiere at the Glyndebourne Festival in 2017, The ... more

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