acmi cinemas sampler open house event

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The Magic Pudding
Saturday 5 November

Pick and choose from more than a week's worth of regular ACMI Cinemas programs, jam-packed into one delicious day of big-screen entertainment.

Special Open House Prices > All Tickets $5

10.30am kids' flicks

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the magic pudding

The classic bush tale by Norman Lindsay is brought to life by the voice talent of a bumper crop of Aussie stars.

11am seniors' cinema

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my fair lady

Audrey Hepburn starred in the role of Eliza Higgins, a down-on-her-luck Cockney plucked from Covent Garden by the urbane Professor Higgins.

2pm great australian cinema

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the shiralee

The Shiralee, based on D'Arcy Niland's much loved novel, marked Peter Finch's return to Australian cinema.

3.30pm digital cinema

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boats out of watermelon rinds

Ahmet Uluçay directs the absolutely charming Boats out of Watermelon Rinds, a return to the romance, vigour and sweet dreams of adolescence.

4pm great australian cinema

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the sundowners

This tale of the vagabond droving life delights in Aussie bush rituals.

7.30pm digital cinema

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the aggressives

Charts a journey into the world of the 'Aggressives': a group of New York butch lesbians who participate in an underground "'ball' scene".

10pm freaky fridays: late night cult

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The Ordeal

This Belgian-made thriller is a highly effective venture into the 'Backwoods Brutality' genre, as popularised by 1970s films like Deliverance.

Sat 5 Nov 2005
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