Category: film

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…

Mads Mikkelsen drinking from a bottle

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…

The stars of Occupation Rainfall

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…

Underground Cinema: The Grand Budapest Hotel

Underground Cinema’s (UGC) immersive experiences are the type of event that we live for at The Plus Ones. Alternate worlds and immersive spaces where you are a part of the experience. This iteration of UGC, its final one for the…

Russian Film Festival

Russian Resurrection Film Festival 2019: The Plus Ones’ Guide

When it comes to world cinema, we Melburnians are spoiled for choices. After recently plunging into British, Jewish, Spanish, Italian, Japanese and Polish Film Festivals, this week we’re sailing away to Russia with Russian Resurrection Film Festival (RRFF) on its…

What to see at Melbourne International Film Festival 2019

It’s that time of the year again when cinema lovers of Melbourne brave the arctic weather for a nice big glass of red wine and some truly excellent cinema. Running continuously since 1952, MIFF is the leading film festival in…