FILM: NFSA RESTORES: MABO LIFE OF AN ISLAND MAN (1997)

4 Jul 2019
11.00am - 1.00pm

This documentary explores the public and private stories of Eddie Mabo, a man who changed Australia’s legal and political landscape.

FILM: ITALIAN FILM SCREENING: IL SOLE DENTRO

6 Aug 2019
7.30pm - 9.20pm

Two adventures between Europe and Africa. The true story of Yaguine e Fodè. The story of Thabo and Rocco, victims of the football slavery.

FILM: ITALIAN FILM SCREENING: COVER BOY

5 Sep 2019
7.30pm - 9.00pm

The serendipitous encounter of two worlds apart: the travails of a young man, son of the Post-Communist Revolution, who flees his country in search of a better future and the travails of another youth who instead scrapes along the margins of a Western society.

FILM: ITALIAN FILM SCREENING: IL PADRE D'ITALIA

1 Oct 2019
7.30pm - 9.00pm

Paolo and Mia, an introverted clerk and a unconventional pregnant woman, go on a journey looking for the father of Mia's unborn daughter.

FILM: NFSA RESTORES: NEWSFRONT (1978)

17 Oct 2019
11.00am - 1.00pm

In Australia in the late 1940s, before the coming of television, Len Maguire and his young sidekick Chris cover the big news stories for the Cinetone newsreel company.

FILM: ITALIAN FILM SCREENING: CI VUOLE UN FISICO

5 Nov 2019
7.30pm - 9.15pm

Alessandro and Anna meet in a restaurant when they get stood-up by their dates. This causes them to become self-aware and not care about their appearances.

FILM: NFSA RESTORES: MY BRILLIANT CAREER (1979)

21 Nov 2019
11.00am - 1.00pm

On an extended visit to her aristocratic grandmother, she meets Harry Beecham, a well-to-do grazier. Sybylla must decide if love will interrupt her plans for a brilliant career.