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Meet Ali (Osamah Sami), the charming son of a Muslim cleric who despite the best of intentions, just can’t seem to make the right life choices. Ali dreams big – he wants to be with the girl he loves, but he’s been promised to another girl at his father’s mosque. ... more

Edgar Wright, director of Hot Fuzz and Shaun of the Dead, returns with a full-throttle caper that is equal parts car chase thriller, tender love story, and toe-tapping, singalong musical. Baby (Ansel Elgort) is a talented getaway driver working for a band of thieves masterminded by the shady Doc (Kevin ... more

Sunday, 22nd October

Emma Stone and Steve Carell star as Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs, two tennis champions who in 1973 participated in a 'woman vs man' match that would transfix the globe and play an integral role in the fight for women's liberation. The 1973 tennis match between King and Riggs became ... more

Sunday, 22nd October

Nova Exclusive! Salma Hayek is the commanding lead presence of BEATRIZ AT DINNER, a ferocious drama of a dinner party war of words by writer/director team Mike White and Miguel Arteta (The Good Girl). Beatriz (Salma Hayek) is a compassionate massage therapist and holistic healer from an immigrant background, living ... more

Comedian Kumail Nanjiani and writer Emily V. Gordon put their own real-life relationship on screen in this charming romantic comedy about an American-Pakistani stand-up comic coming to terms with family expectations. Kumail (Nanjiani playing a version of himself) is striving to find success in comedy while also constantly negotiating with his ... more

Sunday, 22nd October

From Oscar nominated director Denis Villeneuve (Arrival, Incendies), executive producer Ridley Scott (Blade Runner, Alien) and screen writer Hampton Fancher (Blade Runner) comes the hugely anticipated BLADE RUNNER 2049. Thirty years after the events of Blade Runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling) unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to ... more

From space, our planet appears as a tiny blue dot in the vastness of space, our oceans dominating from afar. But the seas are under threat. The ecological destruction that has occurred in the oceans over the last century is unprecedented and warns of an impending mass extinction. Tackling themes ... more

Sunday, 22nd October

Brigsby Bear

Opening Date: Thursday, 26 Oct 2017

The Nova Film Club hosts an advance screening of BRIGSBY BEAR: Tuesday, 17 October at 6.45pm. Film passes, drink specials and conversations to follow in the Bar after the film - all included in the ticket price! Come and meet some new Novaphiles. Book now! A young man goes ... more

Sunday, 22nd October

From Christopher Nolan, director of Inception, Interstellar and Memento, comes a chilling wartime thriller set around the allied evacuation from Dunkirk at the height of World War II. With Nazi soldiers closing in on the coastline of France as allied forces from Belgium, the British Empire, Canada and France, wait to ... more

Sunday, 22nd October

“That's the terrible thing: the more one works on a picture, the more impossible it becomes to finish it.” - Alberto Giacometti In 1964, while on a short trip to Paris, the American writer and art-lover James Lord (Armie Hammer) is asked by his friend, the world-renowned artist Alberto Giacometti (Geoffrey ... more

Sunday, 22nd October

Winner of multiple Best Film awards, Francis Lee's feature debut is a heartfelt and sexy drama of a Yorkshire sheep farmer coming to terms with both family obligations and his own conflicted sexuality. Sure to be a fixture throughout the awards season. Spring. Yorkshire. Young farmer John Saxby (Josh O'Connor) ... more

Sunday, 22nd October

Official selection: Cannes Film Festival. Celebrated filmmakers Josh and Ben Safdie return to the mean streets of New York City with GOOD TIME, a hypnotic crime thriller that explores with bracing immediacy the tragic sway of family and fate. After a botched bank robbery lands his younger brother in prison, Constantine ... more

Sunday, 22nd October

Midwife, The

Opening Date: Thursday, 26 Oct 2017

The new film from César-winning writer/director Martin Provost (Séraphine), THE MIDWIFE marks the remarkable pairing of two of French cinema’s most beloved stars, Catherine Deneuve and Catherine Frot. Gifted midwife Claire (Frot) has led a quiet, focused life, dedicated to her profession and to the raising of her son as a ... more

Sunday, 22nd October

From the director of Black Swan and Requiem For A Dream, Darren Aronofsky, comes a nightmare vision of humanity that promises to be one of the year's most discussed and divisive films. Living an idyllic life in an idyllic home, a poet (Javier Bardem) and his muse (Jennifer Lawrence) are hoping ... more

A unique cinematic and musical collaboration between the Australian Chamber Orchestra and BAFTA-nominated director Jennifer Peedom, MOUNTAIN is a dazzling exploration of our obsession with mountains. Only three centuries ago, climbing a mountain would have been considered close to lunacy. The idea scarcely existed that wild landscapes might hold any ... more

Adrift in New York City, a recent college graduate seeks the guidance of an eccentric neighbour as his life is upended by his father’s mistress in the sharp and witty coming-of-age story THE ONLY LIVING BOY IN NEW YORK, directed by Marc Webb (500 Days of Summer, Gifted). Thomas Webb (Callum ... more

Sunday, 22nd October

A must-watch for all green thumbs, THIS BEAUTIFUL FANTASTIC spins the tale of a reclusive, oddball young woman whose world expands when she transforms her garden with the help of a crotchety neighbour. Bella (Jessica Brown Findlay) lives a compulsive existence where everything in her life and home has a ... more

Sunday, 22nd October

Three Summers

Opening Date: Thursday, 2 Nov 2017

MEET THE FILMMAKER: Internationally renowned writer, director and comedian Ben Elton discusses his new ensemble comedy THREE SUMMERS, following an advance screening. Sunday 22 October at 3.30pm. Tickets on sale below! From writer/director Ben Elton comes THREE SUMMERS, an ensemble comedy that embraces the diversity of modern Australia. At a summer ... more

Sunday, 22nd October

NOVA EXCLUSIVE! From filmmaker Dome Karukoski, TOM OF FINLAND is the long-awaited biography of artist Touko Laaksonen, the man behind the iconic signature ‘Tom of Finland’, and the events that influenced his iconic homoerotic drawings. After the trauma of serving in WWII, Tuoko (Pekka Strang) finds no peace at home as ... more

A spiritual sequel to Mrs. Brown, the film that catapulted Judi Dench to the world stage as Queen Victoria, Stephen Frears directs another story of an unlikely friendship between the monarch and one of her servants. In the year of the Golden Jubilee, Indian clerk Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal) is chosen ... more

Sunday, 22nd October

Acclaimed screenwriter Taylor Sheridan writes and directs the final film in his trilogy of screenplays on the American frontier, including Sicario and Hell or High Water. Jeremy Renner is Cory Lambert, a local game tracker who stumbles upon the body of a murdered teenage girl, frozen in the desolate wilderness ... more

Sunday, 22nd October

WINNER - Best Revival - 2017 Olivier Awards! WINNER - Best Actress (Billie Piper) - 2017 Olivier Awards! The incredible Billie Piper (Penny Dreadful, Great Britain, Doctor Who) returns in her award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s ... more

Sunday, 22nd October