Category: film

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MIFF streams into your living rooms this lockdown

Confidence in anything during a pandemic is no mean feat. After setting the benchmark in 2020 with the online-only MIFF 68 1/2, MIFF (Melbourne International Film Festival), our beloved MIFF is back streaming into homes across the country. The only uncertainty is…

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Lido Cinema’s 90s-themed Party for Space Jam: A New Legacy

To celebrate the release of Space Jam: A New Legacy, Lido Cinemas threw a 90s-themed party in the Lido Arcade (the pedestrian walkway through to the ground floor entrance of Lido Cinemas off Glenferrie Road) on the opening night of the…

The Great Barrier Reef at IMAX

Explore the Great Barrier Reef from the comfort of your cinema seat in IMAX’s new documentary, Great Barrier Reef 3D. Narrated by acclaimed actor Eric Bana, and shot by Emmy award-winning cinematographer Richard Fitzpatrick, it follows environmentalist Jemma Craig on…

The Jewish International Film Festival – showing now!

For over 30 years, the Jewish International Film Festival (JIFF) has been giving us a chance to connect with a comprehensive range of Israeli and Jewish themed movies. Think beyond the Holocaust: JIFF gives us the opportunity to really get…

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Anther Round launches in Australian Cinemas

Mads Mikkelsen absolutely shines in director Thomas Vinterberg’s ‘intoxicating’ new film ‘Another Round‘. Having been nominated for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 78th annual Golden Globe awards, we were very excited to see if it lives up to the…

The Coen Brothers Retrospective at Lido and Classic Cinemas

If you’ve got a free Thursday or Friday night and are questioning how to spend it, I’ve got a great idea for you: the Coen Bros Retrospective. Experience their movies on the big screen with Classic and Lido Cinemas. From…

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Occupation: Rainfall launches in Cinemas

It’s not often that we see an Aussie blockbuster, especially with a cast this strong! Set in a wild and war torn dystopian vision of the land down under comes one of the most ambitious sci-fi film produced in Australia…

What to see at Melbourne Queer Film Festival 2020

Melbourne’s beloved Queer Film Festival (MQFF) is celebrating it’s dirty thirties in 2020 and you are all invited! As Australia’s largest and longest running celebration of queer cinema, the hand-picked program has something for all tastes: yes, even your straight…