Watch the trailer for French Exit – in Aussie cinemas March 18!
Her husband Franklin has been dead for 12 years and with his vast inheritance gone, she cashes in the last of her possessions and resolves to live out her twilight days anonymously in a borrowed apartment in Paris, accompanied by her directionless son Malcolm (Lucas Hedges) and a cat named Small Frank—who may or may not embody the spirit of Frances’s dead husband.
French Exit starts Michelle Pfeiffer, Lucas Hedges, Valerie Mahaffey, Imogen Poots, Danielle ...
The Directors’ Cut – currently screening at Dendy Coorparoo!
The film festival, titled THE DIRECTOR’S CUT, takes us back in time with an exciting array of films, shown exactly as the Directors’ intended. From cult-classics to modern films, join us for our special sessions of Midsommar, Alien + Aliens, The Godfather Coda: The Death of Michael Corleone, Lion, The Wicker Man, Apocalypse Now, Blade Runner, Blood Simple, Close Encounters of the Third Kind and The Exorcist.
Head to www.dendy.com.au for more information and to ...
Watch the trailer for Unsound – screening exclusively at Dendy Coorparoo from March 18!
Clashing with his mother over old wounds, Noah seeks solace elsewhere, and soon finds himself swept up in the vibrant, passionate life and of a young, trans-man, Finn, who is a proud, Auslan-only speaker who works and runs a local centre and nightclub for his deaf community. Together, the pair traverse new ground, sharing their languages – Noah’s music and Finn’s signs – with one another.
They move carefully, as this is Finn’s first relationship while he ...
Watch the trailer for About Endlessness – screening exclusively at Dendy Coorparoo from March 4!
We wander, dreamlike, gently guided by our Scheherazade-esque narrator. Inconsequential moments take on the same significance as historical events: a couple floats over a war-torn Cologne; on the way to a birthday party, a father stops to tie his daughter’s shoelaces in the pouring rain; teenage girls dance outside a cafe; a defeated army marches to a prisoner-of-war camp. Simultaneously an ode and a lament, ABOUT ENDLESSNESS presents a kaleidoscope of all that is eternally human, an ...
The Moro Spanish Film Festival Returns this April!
Screening nationally from 20 April, the following films are our first sneak peek into the programme which will screen nationally at Palace Cinemas.
From Spain, the selection includes:
Internationally acclaimed director Alejandro Amenábar’s (The Others, The Sea Inside) exposé of the 1936 Spanish coup WHILE AT WAR (Mientras dure la Guerra). Filmed across Spain and Argentina, it reveals the personal side of politics through the eyes of writer Miguel de Unamuno.
Trapped inside a ...
Watch the trailer for Judas and the Black Messiah – in cinemas March 11!
A career thief, O’Neal revels in the danger of manipulating both his comrades and his handler, Special Agent Roy Mitchell (Jesse Plemons). Hampton’s political prowess grows just as he’s falling in love with fellow revolutionary Deborah Johnson (Dominique Fishback).
Meanwhile, a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul. Will he align with the forces of good? Or subdue Hampton and The Panthers by any means, as FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover (Martin Sheen) commands...
Two Man Tarantino is returning to the Brisbane Powerhouse this March!
From Pulp Fiction to Kill Bill, Django to Jackie Brown, and every other cult classic – Two Man Tarantino brings every film and character of the iconic director to life in 70 hilarious minutes!
Set in the last video store in Australia on its final night of trading, the shopkeeper and customer get caught in a game that leaves them scrambling to recreate every Quentin Tarantino film in 60 minutes, using only the items left around them.
Two Man Tarantino is a ...
Win tickets to a very special screening of Girls Can’t Surf!
It’s the 1980s and the world of professional surfing is a circus of fluoro colours, peroxide hair and radical male egos.
GIRLS CAN’T SURF follows the journey of a band of renegade surfers who took on the male-dominated professional surfing world to achieve equality and change the sport forever.
Featuring surfing greats Jodie Cooper, Frieda Zamba, Pauline Menczer, Lisa Andersen, Pam Burridge, Wendy Botha, Layne Beachley and more, GIRLS CAN’T SURF is a wild ...
Boss Level Movie Review
It’s a groundhog day scenario that is peppered with ever-increasing levels of gratuitous violence that ultimately end with Roy’s very unpleasant demise every time. This is until he figures things out and sets out to right quite a few wrongs that exist in his life. He has to reconnect with his son, save his ex-wife Jemma (Naomi Watts) from her evil boss Col. Clive (Mel Gibson), and then save the world, You know, easy stuff.
The science-fiction elements of the ...
Scale New Heights at the 32nd Alliance Française French Film Festival!
Awash with high-octane drama, seductive romance, nail-biting suspense, historical tales that will enthral and comedies guaranteed to elevate your spirits, the 2021 Alliance Française French Film Festival will showcase multiple Première screenings and special events to be revealed today when the Festival’s website goes live at: http://www.affrenchfilmfestival.org
Presented by the Alliance Française in association with the Embassy of France in Australia and the wonderful support of their ...