Marcello Mastroianni

FILM: MARCELLO MASTROIANNI: LOVER AND LEGEND

27 Oct 2016
6:30pm welcome drinks
7:30pm film screening

Celebrate Marcello Mastroianni, one of the greatest Italian actors, in a retrospective dedicated to some his most brilliant roles.

FILM: KEMIRA: DIARY OF A STRIKE

3 Mar 2018
1.00pm - 3.00pm

Tom Zubrycki is hosting a special screening of his famous political documentary Kemira: Diary Of A Strike, which documents the trials of the 300 Wollongong steel workers who lost their jobs in the closing of the Port Kembla Steelworks in 1982.

FILM: JAPAN FOUNDATION PRESENTS: CRAYON SHIN CHAN: BRAVO! SAMURAI BATTLE

3 Feb 2018
11.30am - 1.05pm

Crayon Shin-chan, also known as Shin Chan, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yoshito Usui.

FILM: JAPAN FOUNDATION PRESENTS: CRAYON SHIN CHAN: BRAVO! SAMURAI BATTLE

28 Jan 2018
12.30pm - 2.05pm

Crayon Shin-chan, also known as Shin Chan, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yoshito Usui.

FILM: JAPAN FOUNDATION PRESENTS: BAKUMAN

28 Jan 2018
3.00pm - 5.00pm

What does it take to be a manga star? Akito, the class genius convinces Moritaka to join forces and create manga with him. Can the pair beat their rival, get the girl AND achieve their ultimate goal?

FILM: JAPAN FOUNDATION PRESENTS: MISS HOKUSAI

3 Feb 2018
1.30pm - 3.00pm

Master printmaker Hokusai, famous for centuries to come, had an artistically gifted and utterly outspoken daughter. This is her tale.Rating - Unclassified 15+

FILM: ITALIAN FILM SERIES: VINODENTRO

21 Mar 2018
7.30pm - 9.00pm

While Giovanni is put under pressure by Inspector Sanfelice, he reflects on the last 3 years of his life, dominated by one and only mad passion: wine.

tony vilar

FILM: ITALIAN FILM SERIES: THE TRUE LEGEND OF TONY VILAR

4 May 2017
7.30pm - 9.00pm

This musical mock-documentary highlights a man's quest to discover the truth about Italian singer, Tony Vilar by tracing his journey from Italy to Buenos Aires and New York.

FILM: ITALIAN FILM SERIES: STAI LONTANA DA ME

25 Oct 2018
7.30pm - 9.10pm

Jacopo is a very unlucky man, until he meet Sara at a wedding party. And then his whole life changes. And so hers. Especially hers.

FILM: ITALIAN FILM SERIES: PADRONI DI CASA

1 Nov 2018
7.30pm - 9.00pm

Cosimo and Elia travel from Rome to a remote town to renovate the villa of a popular singer. Their arrival causes conflicts with the town's inhabitants especially because of the love stories they are having with two locals.

FILM: ITALIAN FILM SERIES: NOI CREDEVAMO

2 Nov 2017
6.30pm - 10.15pm

Noi Credevamo highlights the story of three young men who sought to address the repression of the Bourbon reign in 1828 by joining Giuseppe Mazzini's Young Italy movement.

FILM: ITALIAN FILM SERIES: LEOPARDI

3 Aug 2017
7.30pm - 9.50pm

This story was inspired by the richness found in Italian philosopher Giacomo Leopardi's short, yet fascinating life.