Wintertime has arrived in Canberra and we’ve got the perfect mix of cinema events, live performances and some regular favourites to keep all ages entertained - and warm!- over the cooler months. So snuggle in with a hot chocolate and start planning, as we walk you through some highlights of our upcoming season.
Download a PDF version of the Winter booklet.
On Friday 2 June we welcome special guest and acclaimed entertainer Christine Anu, as part of our National Reconciliation Week commemorations. Christine will be joined on stage by NFSA sound curator Thorsten Kaeding for an intimate evening of conversation and music, including a selection of acoustic renditions of songs from her career.
On 15 June John Waters joins us for a chat about at his work on the big and small screen, including All The Rivers Run (1983), All Saints (2006), Offspring (2010-14), Rake (2015-), Breaker Morrant (1980) and Attack Force Z (1982) and more than 20 years on the ABC's Play School. Tickets are free (bookings essential).
Also in June, we’ll be showcasing the work of Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa, with a two-week season Essential Kurosawa: Selected by David Stratton. David Stratton will join us for closing night of the season on Friday 30 June.