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September 2019

“The True Cost” – Cinema Screening and Fashion Exchange

September 13 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Jetty Memorial Theatre,
Harbour Drive, Harbour Drive, NSW 2450 Australia

Join Coffs Harbour City Council as we explore the environmental and human costs of fast fashion, then join in on a fun, and sustainable fashion exchange. This is a story about clothing. It’s about the clothes we wear, the people who make them, and the impact the industry is having on our world. The price of clothing has been decreasing for decades, while the human and environmental costs have grown dramatically. The True Cost is a groundbreaking documentary film that…

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OnScreen Film – The Lehman Trilogy – National Theatre Live

September 3 @ 12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Manning Entertainment Centre,
Manning Street, Taree, NSW 2430 Australia

The story of a family and a company that changed the world, told in three parts on a single evening. Academy Award-winner Sam Mendes (Skyfall, The Ferryman) directs Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Ben Miles who play the Lehman Brothers, their sons and grandsons. On a cold September morning in 1844 a young man from Bavaria stands on a New York dockside. Dreaming of a new life in the new world. He is joined by his two brothers and…

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August 2019

Film Screening Mawurndjul

August 31
Glasshouse Regional Gallery,
Crn Clarence/Hat Sts, Port Macquarie, NSW 2444 Australia

The full length documentary, John Mawurndjul: I am the old and the new (2018) was shot on Country at a number of significant sites on the artist’s Kurulk clan estate, including around Mawurndjul’s home at Milmilngkan, and also at Maningrida Arts and Culture, Maningrida. John Mawurndjul discusses his prolific art practice, which he balances alongside his responsibilities as Djunkay (cultural manager) for his traditional homelands. Detailing the significance of rarrk (cross-hatching), doloppo bim (bark painting), ochres and sculptural works, this…

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Travelling Film Festival – Sawtell

August 30 - September 1
Majestic Cinemas,
Corner of Horton and Clarence Streets, Port Macquarie,

The Travelling Film Festival (TFF), the regional tour of Sydney Film Festival, will return to Sawtell from 30 August – 1 September. The program will showcase the most electrifying films direct from the 66th Sydney Film Festival at Majestic Cinemas. More information at: https://www.sff.org.au/tff/

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OnScreen Film – Small Island – National Theatre Live

August 13 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Manning Entertainment Centre,
Manning Street, Taree, NSW 2430 Australia

Adapted by Helen Edmundson. Based on the novel by Andrea Levy. Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel Small Island comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation. Experience the play in cinemas, filmed live on stage as part of National Theatre Live’s 10th birthday. Duration: 3 hrs 10 mins Small Island embarks on a journey from Jamaica to Britain, through the Second World War to 1948 – the year the HMT Empire Windrush docked at Tilbury, England. The play follows…

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July 2019

OnScreen Film – Matthew Bourne’s SWAN LAKE

July 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Manning Entertainment Centre,
Manning Street, Taree, NSW 2430 Australia

Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake comes to cinemas with a fresh look for the 21st century and is ‘as bold and beautiful as ever’ (★★★★★ Telegraph). This thrilling, audacious and witty production is perhaps still best known for replacing the female corps-de-ballet with a menacing male ensemble, which shattered convention, turned tradition upside down and took the dance world by storm. Duration: 2 hrs 30 mins, including interval

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From Hidden Valleys – Film Premiere & Gala Concert

July 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Manning Entertainment Centre,
Manning Street, Taree, NSW 2430 Australia

Take in the sights and sounds of our majestic Manning Valley on the big screen. Experience a bird’s-eye view, journeying from Barrington Tops to the coast. Tallowdale Music & FilmWorks Media present this short nature film, with soundtrack by composer, Jonathan Billingham. This will follow a rich program of live music featuring international prize-winning pianist, Samuel Dharma, and friends.  

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OnScreen Film – THE AUDIENCE – Encore Screening starring Helen Mirren

July 23 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Manning Entertainment Centre,
Manning Street, Taree, NSW 2430 Australia

For sixty years, Queen Elizabeth II has met with each of her twelve Prime Ministers in a private weekly meeting. This meeting is known as The Audience. No one knows what they discuss, not even their spouses. From the old warrior Winston Churchill, to the Iron Lady Margaret Thatcher, Tony Blair right up to today’s meetings with the current incumbent David Cameron, the Queen advises her Prime Ministers on all matters both public and personal. Through these private audiences, we…

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New Narratives presented by HiBall

July 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Jetty Memorial Theatre,
337 Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour,
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A night of film celebrating the new wave of independent filmmakers. The works have been selected by the creative studio HIBALL, to showcase alongside their new short film ‘A Nice Place To Stop’, shot entirely in Coffs Harbour. ‘Hiball Presents: New Narratives’ is focused on presenting emerging independent Australian filmmakers. The six film works presented have been selected for their highly stylized approach to filmmaking and the unique perspectives they offer.   FILMMAKERS: HIBALL – A Nice Place To Stop…

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OnScreen Film – All My Sons – National Theatre Live

July 16 @ 10:00 am - 1:20 pm
Manning Entertainment Centre,
Manning Street, Taree, NSW 2430 Australia

All My Sons by Arthur Miller Directed by Jeremy Herrin. Filmed live from The Old Vic in London, Academy Award-winner Sally Field (Steel Magnolias, Brothers & Sisters) and Bill Pullman (The Sinner, Independence Day) star in Arthur Miller’s blistering drama All My Sons. America, 1947. Despite hard choices and even harder knocks, Joe and Kate Keller are a success story. They have built a home, raised two sons and established a thriving business. But nothing lasts forever and their contented…

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Undermined – Tales From The Kimberley

July 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jetty Memorial Theatre,
Harbour Drive, Harbour Drive, NSW 2450 Australia

A Naidoc Week Celebration Screening D. Nicholas D. Wrathall| Rated M Mega-mines and pastoral development threaten not only the Kimberley region’s vast and unspoiled beauty, but the Indigenous communities’ sacred links to Country. Follow Traditional Owners such as Bardi activist and musician Albert Wiggan and Yimardoowarra academic Dr Anne Poelina as they question what meaningful negotiation looks like, whilst industry pressure exposes the limits of land rights. Award-winning documentarian Nicholas Wrathall (Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia) investigates the…

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At Eternity’s Gate

July 4 @ 10:30 am - 6:00 pm
The Jetty Memorial Theatre,
337 Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour,
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D. Julian Schnabel | 110mins | M | UK, USA In English and French with English subtitles SWIFF’19 ENCORE Painter-turned-director, Julian Schnabel (The Diving Bell and the Butterfly) offers a luminous present-tense drama about the last days of Vincent van Gogh, and in the process revivifies our sense of the artist as a living, feeling human being. Schnabel has stated that he didn’t want to make a film about Van Gogh, but a film where the viewer is Van Gogh.…

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June 2019
$12.50

Destroyer

June 27 @ 10:30 am - 6:00 pm
The Jetty Memorial Theatre,
337 Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour,
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“Nothing Nicole Kidman has done in her career can prepare your for Destroyer” – Variety When a new case uncovers traumas from a past undercover operation, an LAPD detective (Nicole Kidman) is forced to face her personal and professional demons, in this genre-defining work from Karyn Kusama (Æon Flux, Girlfight). From Dirty Harry, to John McClane, to Jimmy McNulty, cowboy cops have been enjoyed and cheered on throughout the history of film. Nicole Kidman as Erin Bell can be added to…

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OnScreen Film – All About Eve – National Theatre Live

June 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Manning Entertainment Centre,
Manning Street, Taree, NSW 2430 Australia

All About Eve tells the story of Margo Channing. Legend. True star of the theatre. The spotlight is hers, always has been. But now there’s Eve. Her biggest fan. Young, beautiful Eve. The golden girl, the girl next door. But you know all about Eve…don’t you…? Lifting the curtain on a world of jealousy and ambition, this new production, from one of the world’s most innovative theatre directors, Ivo van Hove (NT Live: A View from the Bridge), asks why…

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May 2019

Movie Night – Casablanca

May 23 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
National Cartoon Gallery @The Bunker, Coffs Harbour,
1 John Champion Way, Coffs Harbour,

Casablanca, the 1942 classic with two unforgettable and iconic movie stars at the helm: Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman. This Best Picture Academy Award winner tells the story of a cynical American expatriate’s struggles to decide whether or not he should help his former lover and her fugitive husband escape French Morocco. Join us at the National Cartoon Gallery @the Bunker, Coffs Harbour on Thursday 23 May and enjoy the movie all over again, or maybe for the first time.…

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April 2019

Next Wave Film Festival – Youth Week Screenings

April 10 @ 8:00 am - April 17 @ 5:00 pm
Various

Nextwave Youth Film Festival shines a spotlight on young filmmakers throughout Regional Australia, giving young people aged 12-25 an opportunity to tell their stories, to have their voices heard, to develop as a filmmaker, to be recognised, to win some amazing prizes! During Youth Week 2019, films from the 2018 Festival are being screened all across the Mid North Coast at the following venues Coffs Central food court, Wed Apr 10 @ 5.30pm. Contact:  Headspace Coffs Harbour (02) 6652 1878…

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March 2019

Movie Night – Rear Window

March 21
National Cartoon Gallery @The Bunker, Coffs Harbour,
1 John Champion Way, Coffs Harbour,

Hitchcock. Grace Kelly. James Stewart. Romance. Mystery. Murder. It’s all happening at the National Cartoon Gallery @The Bunker, Coffs Harbour with the screening of “Rear Window”. One night only, with strictly limited seating. Cash bar, movie snacks, $20 per person. Doors open at 6.30 pm for a 7 pm movie start time. Book your ticket at the Gallery or through Eventbrite now!

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Movie Night – Rear Window

March 21
National Cartoon Gallery @The Bunker, Coffs Harbour,
1 John Champion Way, Coffs Harbour,

Hitchcock. Grace Kelly. James Stewart. Romance. Mystery. Murder. It’s all happening at the National Cartoon Gallery @The Bunker, Coffs Harbour with the screening of “Rear Window”. One night only, with strictly limited seating. Cash bar, movie snacks, $20 per person. Doors open at 6.30 pm for a 7 pm movie start time. Book your ticket at the Gallery or through Eventbrite now!

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Vox Lux – Film Screening

March 14 @ 10:30 am - 6:00 pm
The Jetty Memorial Theatre,
337 Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour,
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Vox Lux – Screening Thursday 14th March at Jetty Memorial Theatre Natalie Portman gives a bravura performance in the second feature from actor-director Brady Corbet, which spans decades in the life of a young woman juggling a scandal-ridden music career, a teenage daughter (Raffey Cassidy), and an overbearing if doting manager (Jude Law). Celeste (Raffey Cassidy) is a teenage music prodigy whose talent shines through during a memorial service when she sings a song that touches the hearts of mourners.…

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February 2019

Breakfast at Tiffany’s

February 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
National Cartoon Gallery @The Bunker, Coffs Harbour,
1 John Champion Way, Coffs Harbour,

The National Cartoon Gallery @The Bunker, Coffs Harbour is celebrating all things love with the exhibition, “Love is in the Air” from 8 February to 3 March. And what’s more appropriate than Audrey Hepburn in “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” on 14 February? Come along and enjoy an iconic movie, light refreshments, and cash bar. $20 entry, pre-purchase at the Gallery or through Eventbrite.

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January 2019

SWIFF 2019 – 10th – 25th January

January 14 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Jetty Memorial Theatre,
337 Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour,
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The 4th Screenwave International Film Festival (SWIFF) begins on 10th January, bringing the most expansive feature film program across Regional Australia to the Coffs Coast.  Over 60 features films have been programmed for SWIFF’s fourth festival by Artistic Director Kate Howat, including four Australian premieres, five NSW premieres, and Coffs Harbour’s first ever World Premiere (Becoming Colleen). Half of all features programmed are directed by women.   The festival kicked off with art film collective Soda_Jerk in town from New York…

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Outdoor Cinema – BMX Bandits

January 9 @ 6:00 pm
Morgo Street Reserve,
Urunga, NSW 2454 Australia
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December 20182018

Reaching Distance Screening and Q&A

December 17, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Majestic Cinemas,
Corner of Horton and Clarence Streets, Port Macquarie,

Following a series of theatrical screening and Q&A events around the country, Australian psychological drama REACHING DISTANCE will premiere in Port Macquarie on Monday December 17, with a special Q&A with writer/director David Fairhurst after the screening. Written and directed by David Fairhurst and starring Wade Briggs (Please Like Me, Still Star Crossed), Morgan Griffin (San Andreas, Spin Out), Matt Day (Rake, Muriel’s Wedding), Eddie Baroo (Wolf Creek, Spin Out), Meyne Wyatt (Strangerland, Redfern Now) and Tara Morice (Strictly Ballroom),…

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September 2018

The Travelling Film Festival 2018

September 14, 2018 - September 23, 2018
Various Locations,
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“The Travelling Film Festival is returning to Majestic Cinemas Sawtell and Port Macquarie from the 14th-23rd September with award winning films and audience favourites, fresh from their screenings at Sydney Film Festival! Tickets are selling fast so head to the website to check out the full program: https://www.sff.org.au/tff/ Our Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/travellingfilmfestival/ SEE PROGRAM GUIDE :  TFF_MID_NORTH_COAST_PROGRAM

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