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Combining the work of a contemporary filmmaker and an experimenta…
Lina Wertmüller’s films are bold, boundary-pushing and irrever…
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What was life in Australia like 50 years ago? Enjoy a look at our cities in the 1960s.
Lina Wertmüller’s films are bold, boundary-pushing and irreverent, and not to be missed on the big screen.
Lina Wertmüller was the first woman nominated for Best Director at the Academy Awards.
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A melancholy farmer and an anarchist sex worker plot to assassinate Mussolini.
Mimi must juggle the complexities of his wife, his lover… and the Mafia.
How can we break the cycle of poverty, inequality and social injustice for marginalised people?
Vinyl lovers, come and share your favourite records and requests.
A disillusioned musician becomes swept up in the life of a young deaf trans man.
The prehistoric Croods face their biggest challenge of all: another family.
A free monthly program of film screenings in partnership with the National Gallery of Australia.
A documentary about the colourful life – and mysterious death – of Florence Broadhurst.
The untold story of how a band of renegade female surfers in the 1980s changed surf culture forever.
Barry York shares his vast collection of celebrity memorabilia, gathered since the 1960s.
A short season of acclaimed documentaries about what makes a great photographer.
An intriguing look at one of America’s most insightful – and unknown – street photographers.
An invigorating observation of the life and work of photographer Sebastião Salgado.
The last in a long line of wild beekeepers must fight to save the bees and restore natural balance.
A captivating portrait of the dedicated photographer and chronicler of New Yorkers and what they wear.
See David Lynch’s cult 80s science-fiction mind trip in 35mm on the big screen.
This 15-part monthly series offers a comprehensive yet personal take on the history of cinema.
This episode looks at cinema in the 2000s and considers innovations that are driving film into the future.
An astounding cinematic technical achievement that still impresses and mesmerises audiences today.
Starring Peter Finch as the Australian labourer who wanders the outback with his irrepressible young daughter.
Abbas Kiarostami was an undisputed master of contemporary cinema.
The first Iranian film to win the Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival boasts a daring and memorable ending.
This poetic tale about a young boy returning a schoolbook brought Abbas Kiarostami to international fame.
The second film in the Koker trilogy is set against a backdrop of destruction but brims with life and vitality.
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