Friday 9 December - Sunday 18 December 2005
|King Kong. Courtesy: British Film Institute and Effie Holdings|
Surrender to this mega-movie season coinciding with the opening of Academy Award-winner Peter Jackson's much-anticipated King Kong
. Kiss of the Beast
explores the origins and influences of Kong, from early animation, through cinematic interpretations of Darwinian theory, to the many incarnations of the 'Beauty and the Beast' tale in Hollywood movies.
Curated by Kathryn Weir for the launch of the Australian Cinémathèque at the Queensland Art Gallery, in association with an exhibition co-curated with Dr Ted Gott.
Full $13 Concession $10
Six session pass: Full $60 Concession $48