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Wonderland

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TERROR NULLIUS

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Wonderland Late Nights

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ACMI Conversations

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Screen Worlds

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ART+FILM

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Series Mania Melbourne

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Wonderland Low Sensory Exhibition Visits

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Wonderland Descriptive Tour

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Cinemas


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We screen the best of contemporary and classic cinema from Australia and around the world. Find out what's showing now, or explore our upcoming festivals and seasons, including the regular matinees and family films programs.

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Valerie and Her Week of Wonders & Kusama's Self-Obliteration

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Juliet of the Spirits & At Land

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The Wizard of Oz & Garden of Chromatic Disturbance

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Little Fugitive & Wonderland USA

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Bye Bye Germany

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Matilda

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Stalking Tarkovsky

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Alice Is Everywhere

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Short films

Chasing the Train: The Shorts of Thom Andersen

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Eadweard Muybridge, Zoopraxographer

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Red Hollywood

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Mojo Film Festival

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Monkey Business: The Adventures of Curious George's Creators

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Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

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Shame

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Melancholia

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James and the Giant Peach

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Redoubtable

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White Material

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Alice in Wonderland

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L'eclisse

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Contempt (Le Mépris)

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Victoria & Abdul

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Japón

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The Color of Pomegranates

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No Date, No Signature

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Wednesday, May 9

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Diary of a Country Priest

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Elementary

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Heat and Dust

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Autobiography of a Princess

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Boom for Real: The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat

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Festivals & seasons

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Melbourne Cinémathèque

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Alice Is Everywhere

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Matinees

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Family Films

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ART+FILM

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Melbourne Filmoteca

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Little Big Shots

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Essential Kaurismäki: Selected by David Stratton

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Melbourne International Animation Festival

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Sara Driver: NYC

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Melbourne International Film Festival

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Melbourne Writers Festival

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Korean Film Festival Melbourne

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Environmental Film Festival Australia

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Iranian Film Festival Australia

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Japanese Film Festival

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Past film screenings

Ideas

Inside the themes
behind the screens

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Looking to discover more about the big ideas behind your favourite moving image moments? Here you’ll find articles on all the things we love, from film and TV to video games and art, as well as recorded talks and upcoming events.   

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Articles

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The Cinema of Andrei Tarkovsky

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Imperfect reflections: a defence of bad queer representation

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Why Homecoming Queens' nuanced portrayal of chronic illness is vital

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Who is Alice?

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Narrative prosthesis: how disability as metaphor is shaping on-screen casting diversity

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Where has the zoom gone?

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Ecological magic in My Neighbour Totoro

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Soda_Jerk's Theatre of Ghosts

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The future is behind you: the new life of retrogaming

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The view from here is impossible

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Abandoned Alice

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The evolution of Alice

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That’s the Great Puzzle: Who Am I?

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The curious tale of psychedelic Alice

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12 films to see before TERROR NULLIUS

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Reverent fidelity: early adaptations of Alice

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Alice finds her voice

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The omnipresent Alice

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How VCE Media helped me nail my dream job

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How to get your VCE film noticed

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The changing face of the Console War

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Amazing Amateurs: Nicoll Family Home Movies

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The rise of narratives in video games

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Recorded talks

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ACMI Conversations

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Events

Film & talk

Christian Thompson

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Wonderland High Tea

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Wonderland Late Nights

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Family Sundays

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Women & Non-Binary Gamers Club

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Wonderland Low Sensory Exhibition Visits

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Freeplay Independent Games Festival 2018

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Talk

The Pleasure of Pixels

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Talk

Interpreting Alice

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Talk

Mainstreaming Disability and Appearance Diversity on Screen

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Empathy Machines

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Wonderland Descriptive Tour

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