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 Opera House, a new film by award-winning documentary filmmaker Susan Froemke, surveys a remarkable period of the Metropolitan Opera’s ... more

Aug 16th, 2018

Eames: The Architect and the Painter

Opening Date: Sunday, 19 Aug 2018

The husband-and-wife team of Charles and Ray Eames are widely regarded as America's most important designers. Perhaps best remembered for ... more

Aug 19th, 2018

Jimmy Barnes: Working Class Boy

Opening Date: Thursday, 23 Aug 2018

He is Australia’s most beloved rock star, but to truly know Jimmy Barnes and his work, you must understand the ... more

Aug 24th, 2018

Juliet, Naked

Opening Date: Thursday, 6 Sep 2018

ADVANCE SCEENING - Tickets only $13.00 Wednesday August 29th - 6.30pm. On sale below Nova Exclusive! We’ve all known one: the music-tragic ... more

Aug 29th, 2018

Grease Sing-A-Long

Opening Date: Friday, 17 Aug 2018

Friday 17 August, 7pm event screening: Celebrate the first screening in our GREASE sing-a-long season with a special 'Grease is ... more

Aug 17th, 2018

West of Sunshine

Opening Date: Thursday, 23 Aug 2018

MEET THE FILMMAKER EVENT - Tuesday August 21st - 6.45pm. Q&A with director Jason Raftopoulos and actors Damian Hill and ... more

Aug 21st, 2018


Opening Date: Thursday, 27 Sep 2018

MEET THE FILMMAKER Q&A, Tuesday 25 September, 6.45pm: Join director Benjamin Gilmour and lead actor Sam Smith for a discussion ... more

Sep 25th, 2018

Ladies in Black

Opening Date: Thursday, 20 Sep 2018

Director BRUCE BERESFORD live at Nova! Join the filmmaker for an in-depth discussion with Text Publishing's Michael Heyward about Beresford's ... more

Sep 13th, 2018


Opening Date: Friday, 21 Sep 2018

The sophomore feature from experimental genre filmmaker Panos Cosmatos (BEYOND THE BLACK RAINBOW) has been called everything from “batshit crazy” ... more

Sep 21st, 2018
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