From Danny Boyle, director of Trainspotting and 28 Days Later, comes the story of Jamal Malik (Dev Patel), a penniless eighteen year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai, who is one question away from winning a staggering 20 million rupees on India’s “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?”.
Corpus Christi is the story of a 20-year-old Daniel who experiences a spiritual Transformation while living in a Youth Detention Center. He wants to become a priest but this is impossible because of his criminal record. When he is sent to work at a carpenter’s workshop in a small town, on arrival he dresses up as a priest and ... more
Inspired by Australia’s untold history, HIGH GROUND is a reckoning with the past, set in the stunning landscapes of Arnhem Land.
Set against the stunning landscapes of 1930s Arnhem Land, HIGH GROUND chronicles young Aboriginal man Gutjuk, who in a bid to save the last of his family teams up with ex-soldier Travis to track down ... more
Advance screenings Tue 26 Jan - Tue 26 Jan Starts Thu 28 Jan at: Luna Leederville, Luna On SX, Windsor Cinema, Luna Outdoor, Camelot Outdoor
Innovative director Spike Jonze collaborates with celebrated author Maurice Sendak to bring one of the most beloved books of all time to the big screen in WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE, a classic story about childhood and the places we go to figure out the world we live in.
The film tells the story of Max, a rambunctious and ... more
Join us on Saturday, January 30, 4 pm at Luna Leederville for a post-screening Q&A via Zoom with the director, Sally Ingleton, former Greens Party leader, Bob Brown and 'tree-sitting' GP, Dr Lisa Searle in a panel discussion about the environmental issues highlighted in Wild Things. Hosted by Documentary filmmaker Cathy Henkel, ... more
Three life-long girlfriends travel to Italy together to attend a cooking course in Puglia; there they each find the opportunity to redefine themselves and acknowledge that the most important thing in life is their friendship and that it’s never too late to live a more fulfilling life.
Marie recently found herself abandoned on ... more
Starts Thu 4 Feb at: Luna Leederville, Luna On SX, Windsor Cinema, Camelot Outdoor
Join us for the closest you'll get to Italy in the forseeable future with this completely delightful film and complimentary tastes of Italy from Martineaus before the film washed down with lashings of red wine - your first glass of Amato Vino Rosso is on us! What's not to ... more
The King's Speech tells the story of the man who would become King George VI, the father of the current Queen, Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George 'Bertie' VI reluctantly assumes the throne. Plagued by a dreaded nervous stammer and considered unfit to be King, Bertie engages the help of an unorthodox speech therapist named Lionel ... more
Narrated by Academy Award winner, Dame Helen Mirren and featuring rare footage of endangered animals and interviews with the world’s leading animal welfare and conservation specialists, this pioneering feature explores the critical efforts of zoos and aquariums across the globe as they race to protect and preserve animals on the brink of ... more
A CONCLUSIVE DOCUMENTARY ON THE ITALIAN MAESTRO TO CELEBRATE THE CENTENNIAL OF HIS BIRTH
“If you think that everything about the great director has already been said, then you should see “Fellini of the spirits”, you will discover a new Fellini, revealing his intimate side and bringing us closer to ... more
Starts Sat 13 Feb at: Luna Leederville, Luna On SX
In this 1996 version directed, co-produced, and co-written by Baz Luhrmann and starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes, Shakespeare's famous play is updated to the hip modern suburb of Verona still retaining its original dialogue.
The classic story of Romeo and Juliet, set in a modern-day city of Verona Beach. ... more
Formed in 1989, the Bangarra Dance Theatre is one of Australia’s leading performing arts companies.
In Firestarter directors Blair (The Sapphires, Top End Wedding) and Minchin (Matilda and Me, Making Muriel) tell the story of Bangarra via intimate and revealing interviews with performers and especially the core ... more
Starts Thu 18 Feb at: Luna Leederville, Luna On SX
Deep in the forests of Northern Italy resides the prized white Alba truffle. Desired by the wealthiest patrons in the world, it remains a pungent but rarified mystery. It cannot be cultivated or found, even by the most resourceful of modern excavators. The only souls on Earth who know how to dig it up are a ... more
A family spanning three generations comes together over a weekend at their country house to be with their terminally ill mother, Lily (Susan Sarandon), for the last time. As tensions brew between Lily’s daughters, Jennifer (Kate Winslet) and Anna (Mia Wasikowska), secrets emerge threatening hopes of a peaceful farewell.
Inspired by the popular manga comic series and anime TV series adaptation, Demon Slayer is the number one Japanese box office hit of all time, usurping Spirited Away. Stunningly realised through a variety of anime styles, Haruo Sotozaki's breathtaking non-stop adventure is a must-see for fans of Japanese ... more
Celebrating 30 years, Flickerfest is Australia’s only Academy® Qualifying and BAFTA Recognised short film festival, and the country’s largest Australian and International short film competition, screening the best of shorts from Australia and around the world, hand-picked from 2,700 entries.
Based on the beloved novel by Michael Morpurgo, adapted by Nick Stafford in association with the award-winning Handspring Puppet Company, the critically acclaimed and international smash-hit play War Horse returns to our cinemas for limited encore screenings.
At the outbreak of World War One, Albert’s beloved horse, ... more
Starts Sat 27 Feb at: Luna Leederville, Luna On SX
UNIT20 celebrated 20 years of UNIT. OCT 2017. The only performance Regurgitator did to deconstruct this concept. Co-produced with Trent Weekes, and performed at the Gold Coast Convention Centre for the EB GAMES 20th anniversary games conference.
Screening for 1 night only at the Luna Outdoor on Wed 3rd March : Doors 6:45pm for a ... more
NOMADLAND, which stars Frances McDormand as a woman roaming the midwest in an RV, won both the Golden Lion at Venice and the TIFF audience award and now The New York Film Critics Circle (NYFCC), Best Director award.
Frances McDormand explores the vast landscape of the American West, in Chloé ... more
Starts Thu 4 Mar at: Luna Leederville, Luna On SX, Windsor Cinema, Luna Outdoor
In the summer of 1939, school teacher Thomas Miller (Eddie Izzard) takes a last-minute role teaching English at the Augusta-Victoria College, Bexhill-on-Sea, a finishing school on the south coast of England. Despite the political storm clouds forming across Europe, daughters of influential families in Nazi Germany learn deportment, Shakespeare ... more
Starts Sat 6 Mar at: Luna Leederville, Luna On SX, Windsor Cinema
Cycling royalty, the prince of the peloton, the lord of the lycra-clad
Phil Liggett: The Voice of Cycling's filmmakers Eleanor Sharpe and Nickolas Bird spent a total of 11 weeks in South Africa, the UK, Australia and France chronicling the 51-year career of Liggett, the 76-year-old English cycling ... more
Based on the best-selling novel by Rosalie Ham, The Dressmaker is a bittersweet, comedy-drama set in early 1950s Australia.
Tilly Dunnage (Kate Winslet), a beautiful and talented misfit, after many years working as a dressmaker in exclusive Parisian fashion houses, returns home to the tiny middle-of-nowhere town of Dungatar ... more
42ND STREET, the legendary Broadway musical theatre classic, is a ‘glorious’ (★★★★★ Express) and ‘utterly moreish extravaganza of glitz’ (★★★★★ Times). Telling the story of Peggy Sawyer, a talented young performer with stars in her eyes who gets her big break on ... more
Starts Sat 13 Mar at: Luna Leederville, Luna On SX
BADASS WOMEN MAKING WAVES Over 30 years they had one goal
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 ... more
Advance screenings Sun 7 Mar - Sun 7 Mar Starts Sun 14 Mar at: Luna Leederville, Luna Outdoor, Camelot Outdoor
Experiential cinema in its purest form, GUNDA chronicles the unfiltered lives of a mother pig, a flock of chickens, and a herd of cows with masterful intimacy. Using stark, transcendent black and white cinematography and the farm's ambient soundtrack, Master director Victor Kossakowsky invites the audience to slow down and experience life as ... more
Fuelled by a fiendishly clever screenplay and an all-star cast, Perfect Strangers gathers a group of good friends around the dining table – three 30-something couples and a bachelor – where one suggests they make all SMSs and phone calls public across the course of the night. The reason: to prove they have ... more
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is a darkly comedic drama from Academy Award® winner Martin McDonagh.
After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter’s murder case, Mildred Hayes (Academy Award® winner Frances McDormand) makes a bold move, commissioning three signs leading into her town with ... more
The story of Christ’s death and resurrection has dominated western culture for the past 2000 years. It is perhaps the most significant historical event of all time, as recounted by the gospels but, equally, as depicted by the greatest artists in history.
From the triumphant to the savage, the ethereal to the tactile, some of ... more
Acclaimed writer and director Rian Johnson (Brick, Looper, Star Wars: The Last Jedi) pays tribute to mystery mastermind Agatha Christie in Knives Out, a fresh, modern-day murder mystery where everyone is a suspect.
When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) is found ... more
Director, David Bickerstaff gives us a unique opportunity to see, as never before, this series of spectacular paintings, featuring five of the famous Arles Sunflowers from collections in London, Philadelphia, Tokyo, Munich and Amsterdam.
Vincent van Gogh’s Sunflowers are among his most famous works and are some of the most iconic ... more
Leonardo da Vinci is acclaimed as the world’s favourite artist. Many TV shows and feature films have showcased this extraordinary genius but often not examined closely enough is the most crucial element of all: his art.
Leonardo’s peerless paintings and drawings will be the focus of Leonardo: The Works, as ... more
Pompeii is a unique, enchanting place in the world, drawing over 4 million visitors a year from all over the globe. It was a city enlivened by violent passions and endowed with a flair that was in a class of its own. The power games, sexual appetites, unrestrained ambition and creative genius could be felt in the streets, breathed in the ... more
Starts Sat 24 Jul at: Luna Leederville, Luna On SX
For the first time in history the Royal Academy of Arts in London, in collaboration with the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, is bringing together Lucian Freud’s self-portraits. The exhibition will display more than 50 paintings, prints and drawings in which this modern master of British art turned his unflinching eye firmly on ... more