FILM: BLAKE DAY FILM: ALEX AND EVE

3 Jun 2018
1.30pm - 3.45pm

Alex, a Greek Orthodox schoolteacher, falls for Lebanese Muslim lawyer, Eve. The relationship is forbidden by both families, and thus the emotional dilemma of 'Alex and Eve' is created.

WORKSHOPS: SH-KEN-TA WORKSHOP WITH YUHANA NASHMI

9 Jun 2018
10.30am - 11.30am

The artist will be discussing the making and history of Sh-ken-ta. Participants will also get the chance to practice Mandaean scripture, with bamboo implements onto clay tablets.

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FILM: SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTS THE WIFE

9 Jun 2018
7.30pm - 9.10pm

Glenn Close delivers a career-best performance in this thrilling drama, as a wife who has sacrificed her own talent to support her husband’s brilliant literary career.

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EVENTS: 2018 SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL

9 Jun 2018 - 17 Jun 2018
7.30pm - 8.30pm

Sydney Film Festival’s popular series of screenings at Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre returns for a fifth year, bigger, better and bolder than ever!

FILM: SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTS THE POETESS

10 Jun 2018
2.00pm - 3.41pm

The first female finalist to compete in Million’s Poet – an Arabic-language equivalent of the Idol TV franchise – stirs up controversy as she stands for a progressive Islam.

FILM: SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTS DAUGHTER OF THE SUN

10 Jun 2018
2.00pm - 2.11pm

On a writing course, Ánne encounters prejudice because of her Sami ethnicity. A writing assignment gives her the courage to confront a fragile memory, a wound that cuts deep.

FILM: SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTS THE BREAKER UPPERERS

10 Jun 2018
7.00pm - 8.20pm

In this side-splittingly funny film, NZ directors Jackie van Beek and Madeleine Sami star as best friends who run an unconventional business breaking up couples for cash.

FILM: SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTS PICK OF THE LITTER

11 Jun 2018
11.00am - 12.20pm

We follow the two-year journey, from birth through training to graduation, of five cute but determined Labrador puppies, destined to become guide dogs for the blind.

WORKSHOPS: SH-KEN-TA WORKSHOP WITH YUHANA NASHMI

11 Jun 2018
4.00pm - 5.00pm

The artist will be discussing the making and history of Sh-ken-ta. Participants will also get the chance to practice Mandaean scripture, with bamboo implements onto clay tablets.

THEATRE: TREEHOUSE THEATRE AND CASULA POWERHOUSE ARTS CENTRE PRESENT TREE OF LIFE

14 Jun 2018 - 15 Jun 2018
10.00am - 8.30pm

Young refugees perform their own true stories in a symphony of spoken word, music and movement

EVENTS: SH-KEN-TA PICNIC

16 Jun 2018
11.30am - 1.30pm

To celebrate the conclusion of Sh-ken-ta join artist Yuhana Nashmi and his team of volunteers for a farewell picnic. Participants are invited to bring and share food and enjoy conversation and live music. This is a dog friendly event.

FILM: SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTS UNTITLED GROPING REVENGE FAIRYTALE

16 Jun 2018
2.00pm - 2.09pm

A woman (Loren Taylor) pitches a tent on the edge of a forest and starts to collect men.