Tertiary Links


melbourne international film festival

Posted 8 Jul 2014 @ 6:55pm

The Melbourne International Film Festival have unveiled a gargantuan program for their 2014 incarnation. 


Opening with the Australian premiere of the Spierig Brothers’ new feature Predestination, this year MIFF will include well over 300 films from around the globe, including 17 program strands, 28 world premieres, 168 Australian premieres, 19 talking pictures events, 24...

Posted 4 Jul 2014 @ 1:39pm

More venues have jumped on board to be a part of the 2014 Melbourne International Film Festival.


RMIT Capitol Theatre, Melbourne IMAX and the Planetarium have all announced that they are joining year's cinema lineup. They join the likes of the previously announced Forum Theatre, ACMI and more.
It's also been announced that the MIFF Premiere Fund co-financed film...

Posted 13 May 2014 @ 4:05pm

The 63rd Melbourne International Film Festival will open with the Australian premiere of the Spierig Brothers’ new feature Predestination.


Based on Robert A Heinlein’s All You Zombies and starring Ethan Hawke, Noah Taylor and Sarah Snook, Predestination is the story of a temporal agent on the trail of a terrorist, in an intricate web of twists and secrets. 

Posted 12 May 2014 @ 11:26am

Want to be a part of the 2014 Melbourne International Film Festival?


Each year MIFF engages an exceptional team of volunteers to undertake tasks that directly contribute to the efficient and successful delivery of their events.
Primary activities include queue control, ticket scanning and cinema ushering, however they may also require assistance with pre-festival...

Posted 8 May 2014 @ 3:00pm

The Melbourne International Film Festival has announced that they are now accepting applications for their inaugural Critics Campus.


The Campus is an intensive week-long lab, giving up to eight emerging Australian film critics the chance to develop their skills in a live festival setting. Participants will take part in mentoring sessions and panels with key Australian industry...

Posted 23 Jul 2013 @ 1:19pm

The upcoming MIFF will screen 310 films from 63 countries with over 445 sessions. I asked MIFF programmer Al Cossar to give me a few of his personal favourites. Ten minutes later, I felt like Gob Bluth from Arrested Development: ‘I’ve made a huge mistake’. The man’s passion for the upcoming films at MIFF is impossibly overwhelming to include in a 900 word article. Along with outlining some...

Posted 5 Jul 2013 @ 12:43pm

After much hype, the Melbourne International Film Festival have finally released their full program for 2013. Featuring over 300 films, 17 program strands, 176 premieres and over 50 guests.


Opening the festival will be Pedro Almodóvar’s I’m So Excited, a contemporary satire on Spanish society and closing the festival will be the contrary...

Posted 1 Jul 2013 @ 12:15pm

The Melbourne International Film Festival has announced their selection of films lifted from this year’s Cannes Film Festival.


The MIFF team ended up selecting eight titles that will captivate all film aficionados next month. Included in the list is FIPRESCI Prize Winner Blue Ruin by Jeremy Saulnier, a film that brings a new, more sinister voice to independent American cinema....

Posted 5 Jun 2013 @ 1:11pm

It’s the 62nd anniversary of the Melbourne International Film Festival this year and to commemorate it, the festival has provided an exciting sneak peek at this year’s program.


Representing home-grown talent, Tim Winton’s The Turning will feature David Wenham, Cate Blanchett and many more, in a poignant re-telling of Winton’s best-selling historical short story collection...

Posted 10 Jul 2012 @ 6:54pm

The Melbourne International Film Festival has just launched its 61st program, announcing P.J. Hogan’s Mental will close the festival on Saturday August 18. 


Mental reunites writer-director P.J. Hogan with his original leading lady Toni Collette for the first time since Muriel's Wedding. Over 300 films make up the 61st Melbourne International Film Festival program, the largest...


Subscribe to RSS - melbourne international film festival