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Restrung Festival finds its home at Metro Arts!

The three-day program features a dazzling program of celebrated and emerging talent, packed with bespoke events, unique collaborations and bold new works. Festival Curator and award-winning cellist Danielle Bentley said, “I’m so excited to announce the fourth edition of Restrung Festival has found its home at the incredible new Metro Arts venue this October.” “For the uninitiated, this is an experience for the savvy listener and the curious at heart. The 2021 festival will be ...

New spring dates for the 2021 St. ALi Italian Film Festival!

The highly anticipated Festival will be an antidote to current lockdown woes with new start dates planned for October 20th in Brisbane, Adelaide, Byron Bay and Canberra, October 21st in Perth, October 28th in Sydney and October 29th in Melbourne. As previously announced, the Festival will open with the Australian premiere of Daniele Luchetti’s THE TIES (Lacci) which opened last year’s Venice Film Festival and also include 2021 Cannes Directors' Fortnight winner TO CHIARA (A Chiara), ...

Pixar Animation Film Festival these school holidays at Denday Cinemas!

From September 18 until October 3, you can keep the kids and the kids-at-heart entertained with a great line-up of Pixar Films playing throughout the school holidays.   //   The Pixar Film Festival line-up includes the action-packed superhero movie, The Incredibles, heart-warming titles like, Inside Out and UP, everyone’s favourite robot, Wall-E, the classic Finding Nemo and the magical road trip adventure film, Onward - you're not going to want to miss it! Head to ...

The Big Bike Film Night!

Don’t miss your chance to catch the screening this Monday 13th September, 7:00 pm- Majestic Cinemas Wynnum! Showcasing the 2021 collection that has everything a cycle-centric audience could want – action, drama, humour, and plenty of inspiration; the evening is unashamedly and utterly, utterly, utterly designed and devised for the two wheel devotee!   //   This year’s treasure chest of films includes one man’s mission to ride EVERY street across New Zealand, ...

Ghost Stories: Spirits, Hauntings and Worlds Beyond is coming to GOMA!

Among the richest and most dynamic screen symbols, ghosts and spirits have played many different roles throughout cinema history. They can be allegories for inescapable memories, overwhelming grief, and love so powerful that it transcends earthly bounds. They can lurk in the shadows of gothic mansions, join their living families for dinner, and even train Shaolin monks to fight. ‘Ghost Stories’ presents a selection of films that showcase the many fascinating interpretations of spirits ...

Undercover Artist Festival is coming to Brisbane this September

With bold, daring and entertaining performances from international, national and local artists with disability, this trailblazing event is not to be missed.   //   Undercover Artist Festival 16 – 18 September, 2021 Queensland Theatre, South Brisbane, Brisbane www.undercoverartistfest.com

Airship Orchestra is coming to the Brisbane Festival!

With galaxy-streaked skin and stardust-like voices, they beckon visitors inside...   //   Made from mesmerising inflatables, some as high as six metres, these mystical travellers light up as they perform an arresting choir score that will transport you to another world. If you find eyes following your every move, never fear – they mean no harm. Landing on Brisbane’s Art Boat for the first two weeks of the Festival before grounding at Northshore, Hamilton for the ...

RED is coming to the Brisbane Festival!

Tens of thousands of years ago, a genetic mutation gave rise to red hair in humans. Now, like many, they are endangered.   //   Dancenorth uses the plight of its dancers as an allegory for a contracting world; a world where biodiversity is progressively being suffocated and silenced. Epic and intimate, RED illuminates the universal challenge of our survival. Time is running out. RED 8 - 12 September The Warehouse, Northshore, Hamilton www.brisbanefestival.com.au

The Big Bike Film Night is riding into Brisbane this September!

This year’s treasure chest of films includes one man’s mission to ride EVERY street across New Zealand, an unusual Victorian pastime taking place in modern London; an Australian female rider who goes back in time to carry the stories of the past into the future; a rider who has a burden of blindness and its vulnerabilities to contend with while undertaking a gruelling self-supported fat bike race across the frozen tussocks of Finland; four adventurers bikerafting and exploring histori...

The 2021 St. ALi Italian Film Festival returns this spring!

With a focus on contemporary cinema that tells the stories from today’s Italy, plus a selection of classics honouring the country’s filmmaking tradition, this edition features a sensational line-up of much-loved stars and exciting emerging talent. The first highlights of the ST ALi Italian Film Festival offer a glimpse into the programme which celebrates Italian cinema and filmmakers at their very best: The Festival will open with the Australian premiere of THE TIES (Lacci) which ...