Canberra International Film Festival

Date information26-28 October
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Location informationArc Cinema
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CIFF proudly returns in 2018 with a special 3-day retrospective film event featuring gems from the past, with special guests, Q&As and panels, and an emphasis on Australian cinema. In addition, CIFF presents the Australian premiere of two outstanding new films exploring cinema history.

This three day event is a prelude to a full 10-day festival in 2019.


The Third Man - 26 October, 7.30pm

Cinema: A Public Affair - 27 October, 11.00am

The Criminal (AKA The Concrete Jungle) - 27 October, 1.30pm

Searching for Ingmar Bergman - 27 October, 4.30pm

Sunday Too Far Away - 27 October, 7.30pm

The Films of Lee Whitmore - 28 October, 11.00am

Le Crime de M. Lange - 28 October, 1.30pm

El Cid - 28 October, 4.00pm