Filmmaker Screenings & Special Events

Meet the people behind new films showing at Cinema Nova. Get an early look at some of the most anticipated titles of the year at our advance screenings. Join us for special events that celebrate films in a whole new way. If you love movies, we'll be seeing you soon at Nova.

THE TESTAMENTS, Margaret Atwood’s highly anticipated sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, will be revealed in a global cinematic event. With ... more

Sep 19th, 2019


Opening Date: Thursday, 26 Sep 2019

Join us for an advance screening followed by a Q&A with director/writer Rodd Rathjen in discussion with Kate Skattang, a ... more

Hearts and Bones

Opening Date: Thursday, 26 Sep 2019

Meet The Filmmaker advance screening: Ben Lawrence live in-cinema! Thursday Sept 26 at 6.30pm. In Ben Lawrence’s beautifully acted debut feature, ... more

Sep 26th, 2019

Green Light

Opening Date: Thursday, 10 Oct 2019

Q&A PANEL EVENT Tuesday October 1- 6.45pm. Tickets on sale below Join director Ned Donohoe, the film’s subjects Nicholas and Luke, and ... more

Oct 1st, 2019

Portal, The

Opening Date: Thursday, 17 Oct 2019

Meet The Filmmaker Q&A! Makers of THE PORTAL will be live in cinema discussing their documentary on Tuesday 15th October, ... more

Oct 15th, 2019

Billy Connolly: The Sex Life of Bandages

Opening Date: Friday, 18 Oct 2019

Hailed as the UK’s most influential comedian of all time, legendary Scot Billy Connolly is coming to cinemas with this ... more

Oct 18th, 2019

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories

Opening Date: Saturday, 19 Oct 2019

Helen Mirren presents ANNE FRANK: PARALLEL STORIES, marking the 90th birthday of Anne Frank. One secret diary. One imaginary friend. ... more

Oct 19th, 2019

Eternity - 25th Anniversary Restoration

Opening Date: Sunday, 20 Oct 2019

Meet The Filmmaker event screening: Join director Lawrence Johnston and producer Susan MacKinnon for an anniversary screening of ETERNITY, followed ... more

Oct 20th, 2019


Opening Date: Thursday, 24 Oct 2019

ADVANCE SCREENING Brunetti and Cinema Nova present an advance screening with free morning tea. Ticket includes a box of Brunetti handmade ... more

Oct 20th, 2019

After the Wedding

Opening Date: Thursday, 24 Oct 2019

PRIVILEGE MEMBER ADVANCE SCREENING: Thursday 17 October, 8.30pm $13 tickets! On sale now! Michelle Williams, Julianne Moore and Billy Crudup helm Bart ... more

Oct 17th, 2019

Happy Sad Man

Opening Date: Thursday, 31 Oct 2019

MEET THE FILMMAKER: Sunday 20 October, 4.00pm Award-wining Aussie filmmaker Genevieve Bailey joins us in cinema to chat about the long-awaited ... more

Oct 20th, 2019
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