MDFF: Melbourne Stories Program 2

Featuring a Q&A with directors!

KARTIKA: 9 WAYS OF SEEING
Director: Chris Basile
Runtime: 55 Minutes
Premiere Status: Australian Premiere

A portrait of charismatic and outspoken Indonesian modern artist Kartika Affandi, her remarkable life, and her powerful and controversial paintings and sculpture. The story of Kartika is the story of a woman determined to express herself on her own terms, and to make a career as a modern artist, although she was born into a society and a time in which this was considered an impossible goal for a female.

THE CANDIDATE
Director: Helen Gaynor
Runtime: 1 hour 15 mins
Premiere Status: World Premiere

Featuring a Q&A with Helen Gaynor and Alex Bhathal.

THE CANDIDATE is a feature length observational documentary that follows Greens candidate Alex Bhathal over the final three weeks of her campaign to win a seat in the Australian Federal parliament. In this, her sixth attempt, and with a 1% margin between her and victory, she and her team have good reason to believe that history is finally on their side. But this is no ordinary campaign.
Sunday, 28th July

Legend Deluxe: In-Cinema dining session.
Event: Special event screening, complimentary & discount tickets do not apply
CC & AD: Closed captions or audio description available for individual use for this session, captions DO NOT appear on-screen.

Session times for the new cinema week, commencing each Thursday, will be released the Tuesday afternoon prior

Commences Sunday, 28 Jul 2019
Rating E
Genre Documentary
Running Time 140
Language
D PDF sessions Closed Caption Temporary Wheelchair Access Great British Deluxe Melbourne Documentary Film Festival MET OPERA hAPPY hOUR E Youtube