Buongiorno amici! Today we are chatting cinema Italiano as we delve into the 2017 Lavazza Italian Film Festival program. The Festival runs from 21 September to 11 October with screenings at Cinema Paradiso and Luna on SX. We’ve scoured the program to bring you our top picks for the season. Enjoy!
Francophiles and cinema lovers rejoice as the 2017 Alliance Française French Film Festival returns to Cinema Paradiso, Luna on SX and Windsor Cinema from 15 March to 5 April.
Presenting the very best of Italian cinema new releases plus a smattering of worthy classics, the Lavazza Italian Film Festival will take over Cinema Paradiso and Luna on SX from 22 September to 12 October 2016.
1. WIN I Do I Don’t Tickets
Truthful, compassionate and warmly funny, I Do I Don’t is a story for everyone with a less-than-nuclear family and a secret love of pop songs. It is showing at the Blue Room Theatre from 16 August to 3 September and we have a double pass to give away!
1. WIN Tickets to The Caucasian Chalk Circle
The Caucasian Chalk Circle is a new production based on an old Chinese fable The Circle of Chalk, and it will show at the State Theatre Centre of WA from 30 July to 14 August. This exciting co-production from our own Black Swan State Theatre Company with the National Theatre of China is an epic masterpiece that will be presented in a unique ‘Beijing Opera’ style that includes over 60 masks and 80 costumes with surtitles in Mandarin.
Revelation Film Festival opens tonight, and over the next 11 days Luna Leederville and surrounds, Luna on SX and Cinema Paradiso will present a gem of a program that will attract filmmakers and film lovers alike. There are so many events that we have chalked down in our calendar, but we have picked an unmissable five for this special edition of Treats for Your Thursday.
The 2016 Scandinavian Film Festival is set to roll into Cinema Paradiso in Northbridge from 21 July to 3 August. The program features more than 20 individual titles from Sweden Denmark, Norway, Finland and Iceland – all fresh titles that have enjoyed successful releases in their home countries as well as worldwide, critical acclaim.
1. Hunt for the Wilderpeople Ticket Giveaway
Thanks to MADMAN Entertainment we’re giving away 5 x in-season double passes to Hunt for the Wilderpeople, directed by Taika Waititi (Boy, Thor 3), starring Julian Dennison (Paper Planes) and Sam Neill (Jurassic Park). Two rebels. One million hectares of untamed wilderness. The hunt is on. This hilarious adventure comedy officially opens May 26.
The Alliance Française French Film Festival is coming to town from 16 March to 7 April and you’re all invited. The Perth leg of the Festival will take place at Cinema Paradiso, Luna on SX and Windsor Cinema with the best of new French cinema on offer – and we have 5 double passes up for grabs so that you can go to the movies on us!
1. Spear Talking Pictures
If you missed the screening of Spear at the State Theatre Centre during PIAF then don’t despair – you have another chance to catch this groundbreaking work at Luna Outdoor tonight and tomorrow night.