So, you all got a bit critical for MIFF and Portable Film Festival’s ‘Everyone’s a Critic’ competition...half stars were awarded, discerning looks were made, arguments sparked, and a range of promos were sent through for our (and your) consideration...
Both sessions of Inglourious Basterds have now sold out!
Need help with choosing which film to see at MIFF09?
No time to read the Festival Guide to see what films might take your fancy?
Overwhelmed by the amount of choice?
Well we have just the passes for you! All the stress of selecting films will be a thing of the past if you choose to purchase one of MIFF's newly created Director's Pick or First Take Passes. FURTHER INFORMATION.
The 2009 MIFF Festival Program has been released and tickets are now onsale. Get your copy of the Guide in today's copy of The Age! Or dive into the website and start choosing your films now! Enjoy the read!
The full program will be released via The Age and on the MIFF website from 11am on Friday 10 July. Tickets to films and special events will go onsale at that time via the website, from the MIFF Box Office @ The Forum and via phone sales on 03) 9662 3722.
Please note that media accreditation for MIFF 2009 is now closed.
Check out our fabulous trailers for MIFF09 created by our great friends at Badjar Ogilvy. Emos, astronauts, wrestlers... Everyone's a critic!
Cult movie director Quentin Tarantino and East Timorese President Jose Ramos-Horta are among the celebrity guests who will attend the 2009 Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF).
President Ramos-Horta will join Australian actors Anthony LaPaglia, Gyton Grantley and Nathan Phillips at the world premiere of Balibo, about the deaths of five Australian-based journalists in East Timor, on Friday, July 24 - the opening night of the festival. READ MORE @ theage.com.au
Our Opening Night is now sold out however we are currently offering a waiting list in the event of any cancellations. To register on our waiting list please click here. Closing Night tickets to Bran Nue Dae and Festival Passes are still available. These are selling fast so we urge you to book early to avoid disapointment! Book Closing Night tickets HERE.
Applications to volunteer for MIFF 09 are now closed. Thank you to everyone who has applied. The Venues Coordinator will be in touch with you soon.
Ever wondered what it’s like to travel the world attending festivals such as Berlin, Cannes, Rotterdam and Toronto? Do you ponder about how films are selected for MIFF each year? What the selection criteria is or what makes a film relevant? Or do you want to know what the must-see films of MIFF 09 are? If these thoughts have crossed your mind then come along to this MIFF Members ONLY special event where you will hear Michael Agar talk at length to MIFF’s Executive Director, Richard Moore, and Senior Programmer, Michelle Carey. Not a member? Join now!Read More