3 March
Location informationArc Cinema
Event cost$14/$12

The NFSA is proud to present the breathtaking Tanna, the film that has delivered Australia's first ever nomination for Best Foreign Language Film at the Academy Awards.

Set on a remote Pacific Island, covered in rainforest and dominated by an active volcano, this heartfelt story tells of a sister's loyalty, a forbidden love affair and the pact between the old ways and the new.

Spoken in native Nauvhal with English subtitles.

* Nominee - Foreign Language Film at the 89th Academy Awards

* Best Film - Venice International Film Critics' Week, Venice International Film Festival (Audience award Premio del Pubblico Pietro Barzisa – 30. Settimana Internazionale della Critica)

* Best cinematography - FEDEORA (Federation of Film Critics of Europe and the Mediterranean), Venice International Film Critics’ Week

Drinks and nibbles available prior to the screening, from 5.30pm.