Film festivals, Q&As and Halloween all feature heavily in this edition of the CBR Film Guide!
Wednesday, October 19
‘A Flickering Truth’ is New Zealand’s candidate for the Oscars’ Best Foreign Language Film. A riveting doco about three men trying to save over 8,000 hours of Afghanistan’s film archive. This will be the film’s Canberra premiere and is followed by a Q&A with Andrew Pike, Ray Edmondson and Alice Taylor (hosted by Cris Kennedy).
Thursday, October 20
A free event, Time and Motion showcases first-year student projects, ranging from video and digital animation to stop-motion productions. Come and discover Canberra’s newest talents.
Saturday, October 22
Don’t miss out on this special event, the first drive-in screening in a long time! Two Halloween themed films will be screened back to back, BYO car and friends!
Tuesday, October 25
This massive festival runs for over three weeks from October 25th. With a selection of films traversing fact and fiction it’s a festival not to be missed. The festival opens with the film ‘A United Kingdom’ alongside some British fare and live music.
Thursday, October 27
In its 20th year, CIFF brings a fresh new program to film lovers which includes films produced in the ACT and abroad. The festival runs over 2 weeks at the National Film & Sound Archive with a variety of workshops, Q&As and special events.
Monday, October 31
Come relive this spooky and kooky classic and celebrate the memory of a legend with Dendy’s Halloween screening of Young Frankenstein. Dendy staff will be getting into the spirit of things and there is a door prize for best Halloween costume!