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Intermission: Who is Miss Roder?

02/08/2008

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A narrative in three parts where Miss Roder may or may not be revealed. Late at night in an old warehouse in Flinders Lane, Melbourne, a search will be conducted. Employing tactics of confusion, observation, surveillance, and confession, we look for the answers to the question; Who is Miss Roder? Come and see Program 3 tonight. Further information.

Rain of the Children

01/08/2008

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Come and see renowned Maori actor Temuera Morrison present Rain of the Children, a documentary about the tragedies an elderly Maori tribeswoman has lived through in the 80 years of her life. (Saturday 2 August 2.45pm at Forum). There will be a Q&A session after the screening with Temuera.

Schedule Change

01/08/2008

2008_lotd.jpgDue to the archival nature of the print, Land of the Dead will now screen at the Forum (not Greater Union as advertised). It will still be at the same time of 11.30pm.

The film may commence 5-10 mins later than the advertised time to allow those who turn up to Greater Union to make their way down to Forum in time for the start of the film.

MIFF Footy Shorts - More Seats Available!

31/07/2008

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Due to the overwhelming demand for MIFF Footy Shorts tickets, an extra cinema has been allocated at ACMI for the 7 August screening at 7pm. If you missed out on tickets the first time... don't miss out again! Buy now

Two for One Tickets!

31/07/2008

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Two tickets for the price of one available today for the following sessions (Offer available at the Box Office or phone only not online):
Trip to Asia - The Quest For Harmony (session 2034) - 5.00pm Greater Union
Men's Group - (session 5035) - 7.00pm ACMI
Christopher Columbus - The Enigma - (session 6036) - 9.00pm RMIT Capitol

More Mini Passes On Sale!

30/07/2008

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Due to unprecented demand we are producing and releasing a very limited number of Mini passes. These passes will be available for sale from 12pm today, and can be picked up from the Forum after 5pm today. Limited Passports still available in addition to single tickets. Order online or call our box office on (03) 9662 3722 now!

MIFF Under the Stars....

29/07/2008

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Come and see Young @ Heart (Audience favourite at SFF) at Melbourne's favourite outdoor cinema venue - The Rooftop Cinema. This screening is to help raise money and awareness for the Melbourne Citymission.

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George A. Romero Signing!

28/07/2008

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GEORGE A. ROMERO will be holding a one-off signing prior to the screening of MARTIN tonight! Monday 28 July – 4.45pm-5.15pm @ the ACMI Lounge. DVDs will be available for purchase courtesy of Umbrella Entertainment. Double pass giveaways to Night of the Living Dead and to The Crazies will also be given away at the signing. Come along all you zombies!

The Chant of Jimmy Blacksmith

28/07/2008

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MIFF patron Geoffrey Rush presents a film that had a formative experience on him, Fred Schepisi’s The Chant of Jimmy Blacksmith. Come and see Geoffrey tonight in a Q&A session with Fred Schepisi which will follow the screening. Book here.

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Son of a Lion

27/07/2008

sonoflion.jpgDon't miss the Australian/Pakistani film Son of a Lion tonight at 7pm at the RMIT Capitol Theatre with special guests director Benjamin Gilmour, producer Carolyn Johnson, executive producer Hayat Shinwari and actor Niaz Shinwari attending.
"Benjamin Gilmour's Son of a Lion was the revelation of the Berlin fringe. When not scarily entertaining - in the depiction of the guerilla mindset that prefers Taliban tyranny to American intrusion - it is scarily funny."
The Financial Times

MIFF Merchandise Available Now!

24/07/2008

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Check out our great range of merchandise available for sale online now or from the Coopers Festival Lounge.

Coopers Festival Lounge hours:
Friday 25 July: open from 6.30pm
Saturday 26 July: open from 6pm
Sunday 27 July: open from 6.30pm
Mon - Fri: 2pm till late
Sat/Sun: 12pm till late

The Wave - Further Tickets Released!

23/07/2008

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By popular demand we have released further tickets to the Friday screening of the Next Gen film The Wave. Book now to secure your seat!
Friday 25 July, 1pm ACMI.
Further information and to book tickets.

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