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Allied

A fantastic old-school espionage thriller that recalls the likes of Casablanca, Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard set the screen aflame in Robert Zemeckis’ film about loyalty and doubt in the midst of war. In 1942, intelligence officer Max Vatan (Pitt) enco... more

Aquarius

Retired music critic Clara lives in the Aquarius apartment building which sits on the oceanfront in Recife, Brazil. Clara’s family have owned the apartment for decades, and all she wants is to spend the rest of her days there, entertaining, playing record... more

Arrival

From multi-award-winning director Denis Villeneuve (Sicario, Incendies, Prisoners) comes a grippingly intelligent science fiction drama based on a short story by Ted Chiang. Insular linguistics professor Dr Louise Banks (Amy Adams) watches with the world ... more

Birds, The

Co-presented by The Ian Potter Museum of Art as part of their exhibition 'Sister Corita’s Summer of Love'. Film will be followed by a Q&A panel discussing Sister Corita's friendship with Alfred Hitchcock. Alfred Hitchcock’s masterpiece, THE BIRDS: A w... more

Coming War On China, The

Nova exclusive! From journalist provocateur John Pilger comes a compelling political documentary that highlights the growing likelihood of a second cold war, this time between the United States and China. A nuclear war between the United States and China ... more

David Stratton: A Cinematic Life

Meet The Filmmaker Q&A screening with DAVID STRATTON! Join David Stratton live at Nova for a Q&A screening of his highly anticipated cinematic memoir on Tuesday March 7, 6.45pm. Book now! Take a compelling personal journey with David Stratton as he relates... more

Elle

Paul Verhoeven, the legendary filmmaker behind such cinema classics as Basic Instinct, Robocop and Black Book, returns with an edgy revenge thriller starring Isabelle Huppert (The Piano Teacher) as Michele Leblanc, a successful if ruthless business woman wi... more

Family, The

For years on a property outside Melbourne, Anne Hamilton-Byrne ruled over The Family, a cult that the glamorous guru grew around her by convincing people that she was a literal god. Hamilton-Byrne conned her followers into handing over their assets, propert... more

Fences

Adapted from August Wilson’s classic play, and seeing Denzel Washington direct himself and Viola Davis in the stage roles they made iconic, FENCES is an emotional drama of secrets revealed and relationships rocked. In 1950s Pittsburgh, Troy Maxson (Washin... more

Gold

Kenny Wells (Matthew McConaughey) may have made business his life, but that doesn’t mean he’s any good at it. After going through one failing venture after another, Kenny cottons on to one last scheme – head into the jungles of Indonesia to uncover go... more

Hacksaw Ridge

Mel Gibson is back in the director’s seat for HACKSAW RIDGE, the extraordinary true story of Desmond Doss who, during the Battle of Okinawa saved 75 men without firing or carrying a gun. Portrayed by Andrew Garfield, Doss was the only American soldier in... more

Hell Or Highwater

From the writer of Sicario, HELL OR HIGH WATER is a gripping action-thriller about family, crime and justice starring Chris Pine, Ben Foster and Jeff Bridges. After years of estrangement, Texan brothers Toby (Pine) and Tanner (Foster) decide to rob the bran... more

Hidden Figures

Think you know everything about the people who took humankind to space? Think again. HIDDEN FIGURES is the untold story of the spectacularly intelligent scientists and mathematicians who were the brains behind NASA missions, and who didn’t get their due b... more

I, Daniel Blake

Winner of the Palme d'Or at this year's Cannes Film Festival, director Ken Loach's moving drama explores the experiences of individuals and families facing uncertainty as they navigate the bureaucracy of social services. Daniel Blake (Dave Johns) has worke... more

Jackie

The assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963 was a moment that defined a generation. That this handsome, charismatic leader with a beautiful wife and two young children could have his life ended so brutally, defied comprehension. With JACKIE, di... more

La La Land

A huge hit with audiences and critics, Whiplash director Damien Chazelle's La La Land is an exhilarating music-filled romance starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone. In modern day Los Angeles, two ambitious artists who fall in love – one a dedicated musicia... more

Lion

Meet The Filmmaker Q&A with LION director Garth Davis live at Cinema Nova! Join us Sunday Feb 19 at 4.30pm for a unique chance to hear from the filmmaker on his film's box office success, the thrill of award-season and the making of a new Australian film cl... more

Manchester By The Sea

After the death of his older brother Joe, Lee Chandler (Casey Affleck) is shocked that Joe has made him sole guardian of his teenage nephew Patrick. Taking leave of his job as a janitor in Boston, Lee reluctantly returns to Manchester-by-the-Sea, the fishin... more

Monsieur Mayonnaise

Artist and filmmaker Philippe Mora is producing a graphic novel about his late father, Georges Mora, widely known in Melbourne as a beloved contemporary art patron and owner of bohemian eateries Mirka Café, Café Balzac and the Tolarno Restaurant and Galle... more

Moonlight

"A flat-out masterpiece" - Rolling Stone. A timeless story of human connection and self-discovery, MOONLIGHT chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough nei... more

Mystery Movie 3

Take a punt on Nova and join us for an advance screening of a film we really think you’re going to enjoy – but you won’t know what the film is until you’re in the cinema and the opening credits roll! With previous Mystery Movie screenings that feat... more

Nocturnal Animals

For those who have been eagerly awaiting director and fashion designer Tom Ford’s follow-up to the acclaimed A Single Man, succour is here in NOCTURNAL ANIMALS, an artful, slow-boiling drama of what happens when the past wields a poisoned pen. Susan Morr... more

Paterson

Go on a ride with Jim Jarmusch in PATERSON, the director’s latest gentle meditation on art, relationships, poetry, and how life is lived in the small details. Paterson (Adam Driver) lives in the town of Paterson, New Jersey with his wife Laura (Golshift... more

Room, The

MELBOURNE'S HOME OF 'THE ROOM' SINCE FEBRUARY 2010! 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 beautiful fiancée, Lisa, great friends and a job with a promotio... more

Rosalie Blum

Julien Rappeneau’s enchanting directorial debut ROSALIE BLUM is a warm, witty and impeccably performed comedy about a random encounter that has unexpected and far-reaching consequences. Thirty-something Vincent Machot (Kyan Khojandi) is a hairdresser. Li... more

Silence

A culmination of thirty years work by Martin Scorsese, SILENCE is the master director’s passion project, adapted from Shusaku Endo’s epic novel about Portuguese missionaries in 16th century Japan. Jesuit priests Sebastião Rodrigues (Andrew Garfield) ... more

T2: Trainspotting

The original filmmakers and cast behind the acclaimed cult hit of 1996 reunite for T2 TRAINSPOTTING. Based on Irvine Welsh's original novel and its follow-up Porno, Oscar winning filmmaker Danny Boyle directs a script by John Hodge (Shallow Grave, Trainspot... more

Toni Erdmann

The biggest critical smash hit at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival, TONI ERDMANN is the third film from German writer/director Maren Ade, and portrays a dysfunctional relationship between a father and daughter that is equal parts screwball comedy, and a sublim... more

United Kingdom, A

The love affair that shook an empire, A UNITED KINGDOM is the extraordinary true story of Seretse Khama, a Prince of Bechuanaland (now modern day Botswana), who caused an international scandal when in 1947 he fell in love with and married office worker Ruth... more

Your Name (english Subtitles)

The No. 1 Japanese box office smash hit that is now on the way to becoming one of the top ten highest grossing films of all time in Japan, YOUR NAME is a magical anime adventure about a mysterious connection between two students from opposite ends of Japan.... more

Zach's Ceremony

Meet The Filmmaker event: Join the two subjects of documentary ZACH'S CEREMONY, Zach & Alec Doomadgee, when they come to Cinema Nova for a Q&A screening of Aaron Petersen's acclaimed film. Book now! NOVA EXCLUSIVE! Growing up isn’t easy, especially for Z... more

Artist’s Garden, The: American Impressionism

“An artist’s interest in gardening is to produce pictures without brushes.” Anna Lea Merritt Following the smash hit Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse comes a new film based on the hugely popular exhibition ‘The Artist’s Garden: Ameri... more

Aus Ballet: Coppelia

Transporting you from the everyday to a magical world, Coppélia is a spectacular production, set to Leo Delibes’ cheery score, that’s perfect for the whole family. Meet the lovers Swanilda and Franz and their neighbour Dr Coppelius, an eccentric toy m... more

Cinetrivia

No politics, sport or geography - just cinema! Film buffs unite, Cinema Nova brings you a monthly movie trivia event. Join us in the Nova Bar for a fabulous evening of laughs, drinks, food, games, surprises and of course trivia. We’ll test your knowledg... more

I, Claude Monet

“My head is bursting- I want to paint it all.” Claude Monet In this striking film from award-winning director Phil Grabsky, we take a new look at arguably the world’s favourite artist – through his own words. Using letters and other private writing... more

Met Opera Idomeneo

Conductor: James Levine Production: Jean-Pierre Ponnelle Set and Costume Designer: Jean-Pierre Ponnelle Lighting Designer: Gil Wechsler Cast: Elza van den Heever (Elettra), Nadine Sierra (Ilia), Alice Coote (Idamante), Matthew Polenzani (Idomeneo), Alan Op... more

Met Opera La Traviata

Conductor: Nicola Luisotti Production: Willy Decker Set and Costume Designer: Wolfgang Gussmann Lighting Designer: Hans Toelstede Choreographer: Athol Farmer Cast: Sonya Yoncheva (Violetta Valéry), Michael Fabiano (Alfredo Germont), Thomas Hampson (Giorgio... more

Met Opera Nabucco

Conductor: James Levine Production: Elijah Moshinsky Set Designer: John Napier Costume Designer: Andreane Neofitou Lighting Designer: Howard Harrison Cast: Liudmyla Monastyrska (Abigaille), Jamie Barton (Fenena), Russell Thomas (Ismaele), Plácido Domingo... more

Met Opera Romeo Et Juliette

Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda Production: Bartlett Sher Set Designer: Michael Yeargan Costume Designer: Catherine Zuber Lighting Designed By: Jennifer Tipton Choreographer: Chase Brock Cast: Diana Damrau (Juliette), Vittorio Grigolo (Roméo), Elliot Mador... more

Met Opera Rosenkavalier, Der

Conductor: James Levine Production: Robert Carsen Set Designer: Paul Steinberg Costume Designer: Brigitte Reiffenstuel Lighting Designers: Robert Carsen, Peter Van Praet Cast: Renée Fleming (Marschallin), El?na Garan?a (Octavian), Erin Morley (Sophie)... more

Met Opera: Eugene Onegin

Conductor: Robin Ticciati Production: Deborah Warner Set Designer: Tom Pye Costume Designer: Chloe Obolensky Lighting Designer: Jean Kalman Video Designers: Finn Ross and Ian William Galloway Choreographer: Kim Brandstrup Cast: Anna Netrebko (Tatiana), E... more

Met Opera: Rusalka

Conductor: Sir Mark Elder Production: Mary Zimmerman Set Designer: Daniel Ostling Costume Designer: Mara Blumenfeld Lighting Designer: T.J. Gerckens Choreographer: Austin McCormick Cast: Kristine Opolais (Rusalka), Katarina Dalayman (The Foreign Princess),... more

Michelangelo: Love And Death

“I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.” – Michelangelo To coincide with a glorious new exhibition at the National Gallery of London, this film offers a full and fresh biography of Michelangelo who, with Leonardo, is considere... more

NT Live: Amadeus

Lucian Msamati (Luther, Game of Thrones, NT Live: The Comedy of Errors) plays Salieri in Peter Shaffer’s iconic play, captured live from the National Theatre, and with orchestral accompaniment by Southbank Sinfonia. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, a rowdy youn... more

Nt Live: Angels In America Part 1

Angels In America Part One: Millenium Approaches. America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. Andrew Garfield (Silence, Hacksaw ... more

Nt Live: Angels In America Part 2

Angels In America Part Two: Perestroika America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. Andrew Garfield (Silence, Hacksaw Ridge) pla... more

Nt Live: Hedda Gabler

“I’ve no talent for life.” Just married. Bored already. Hedda longs to be free... Hedda and Tesman have just returned from their honeymoon and the relationship is already in trouble. Trapped but determined, Hedda tries to control those around her, o... more

Nt Live: No Man's Land

Following their hit run on Broadway, Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart return to the West End stage in Harold Pinter’s NO MAN’S LAND, broadcast live to cinemas from Wyndham’s Theatre, London. One summer's evening, two ageing writers, Hirst and Spooner... more

Nt Live: Obsession

Jude Law (The Young Pope, Closer, The Talented Mr. Ripley) stars in the stage production of Obsession, broadcast live from the Barbican Theatre in London. Ivo van Hove (NT Live: A View from the Bridge, Hedda Gabler) directs this new stage adaptation of Luch... more

Nt Live: Rosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead

Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter, The Woman in Black), Joshua McGuire (The Hour) and David Haig (Four Weddings and a Funeral, The Witness for the Prosecution) star in Tom Stoppard’s brilliantly funny situation comedy, captured live from The Old Vic theatre ... more

Nt Live: Saint Joan

Gemma Arterton is Joan of Arc, broadcast live from the Donmar Warehouse. Bernard Shaw’s classic play follows the life and trial of a young country girl who declares a bloody mission to drive the English from France. As one of the first Protestants and na... more

NT Live: Twelfth Night

Tamsin Greig is Malvolia in a new twist on Shakespeare’s classic comedy of mistaken identity. A ship is wrecked on the rocks. Viola is washed ashore but her twin brother Sebastian is lost. Determined to survive on her own, she steps out to explore a new... more

Nzff - Perfect Strangers

The multi award-winning new comedy of manners from Paolo Genovese is a fiendishly clever take on decorum in the age of modern technology, and poses the question: how well do we really know those close to us? The titular perfect strangers are actually seven... more

Rsc: Antony & Cleopatra

Following Caesar’s assassination and his own rise to power, Mark Anthony chooses a life of decadent seduction with Cleopatra, Queen of Eqypt, where his military brilliance deserts him and his passion leads the lovers to their tragic end. more

Rsc: Julius Caesar

Julius Caesar begins the Roman series, with the politics of spin7 and betrayal turning to violence in a race to claim the empire, after the all-conquering Caesar returns from war. more

Rsc: Tempest, The

Simon Russell Beale returns to the RSC after 20 years to play Prospero. In a unique partnership with Intel, we will be using today's most advanced technology in a bold reimagining of Shakespeare's magical play. more

Rsc: Titus Andronicus

The decay of Rome reaches its violent depths in Shakespeare’s bloodiest play. Titus is a ruler exhausted by war and leaves Rome in disarray, with rape, cannibalism and brutality filling the moral void at the heart of a corrupt society. more

Ted2017: The Future You $1million Prize Event

You’ve seen TED Talks, the global phenomenon propelled by ideas that are transforming the world. Now in 2017 you’ll have the opportunity to join the worldwide TED conversation when TED Cinema Experience brings TED’s flagship event, TED2017: The Future... more

Ted2017: The Future You Highlights Exclusive

You’ve seen TED Talks, the global phenomenon propelled by ideas that are transforming the world. Now in 2017 you’ll have the opportunity to join the worldwide TED conversation when TED Cinema Experience brings TED’s flagship event, TED2017: The Future... more

Ted2017: The Future You Opening Event

You’ve seen TED Talks, the global phenomenon propelled by ideas that are transforming the world. Now in 2017 you’ll have the opportunity to join the worldwide TED conversation when TED Cinema Experience brings TED’s flagship event, TED2017: The Future... more

Tff: Age Of Consequences, The

An investigation on the impacts of climate change through the lens of national security and global stability. From the directors of Requiem for the American Dream, The Age of Consequences looks beyond the headlines of the conflict in Syria, the social unres... more

Tff: Bentley Effect, The

A powerful story about the courage and heroism of a community defending their land. When the Northern Rivers community found their home being threatened by gasfield industrialisation, a critical mass of citizens from all walks of life responded to the call.... more

Tff: Freightened

An audacious and fascinating investigation into the mechanics and perils of freight shipping and the phenomenal impact global trade has on our climate and our oceans. The newest film from veteran director Denis Delestrac, reveals an audacious and gripping i... more

Tff: New Economy, A

Can cooperation save the world? A documentary about people building a new way of making a living. Following the journeys of a Brewing Co-op, a Romanian laser physicist, and a social enterprise street farm, among others, the film shows how by rewarding huma... more

Tff: Plastic Ocean, A

A stunningly shot, deeply moving, story about the ubiquity of plastic in our oceans and the havoc it is wreaking on our ecosystems, wildlife and food-chains. By highlighting the severity of the issue and presenting solutions, A Plastic Ocean shows us the le... more

Tff: Power To Change: The Energy Rebellion

A cinematic snapshot of what an energy revolution can look like from one of the world's most inspiring countries. Germany is often celebrated as the 'poster child' for the energy revolution. Power to Change showcases the daily struggles of activists, entrep... more

Tff: University, The

A university with a mission: nurture students to create companies that will impact the lives of over a billion people. Featuring Stephen Hawking, Peter Diamandis, Buzz Aldrin, Shimon Peres, Ashton Kutcher, Will.i.Am, Michio Kaku and more, The University tel... more

Oscars - Big Screen Live Telecast

Please note this is strictly a function for film industry and film media, by invitation only. 2017 Academy Awards - Big Screen Live Telecast and Luncheon. Monday February 27, 12.00pm arrivals. Awards ceremony commences 12.30pm. more