Museum


Film
TV
Videogames
Digital culture
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Our exhibitions are now closed until 2020 while we undertake our renewal.

Find out about our upcoming events and VR experiences below, or check out what's playing in the cinemas.

Virtual reality

Dr Christian Thompson AO: Bayi Gardiya (Singing Desert)

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Event

Women & Non-Binary Gamers Club

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ACMI Cafe & Bar

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Cinemas


Contemporary
Independent
Classic
Australian

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Our Fed Square cinemas are open until 23 May.

From 24 May during our redevelopment, catch a film at one of our beautiful and historic temporary cinema homes.


At The Capitol you'll find:

At Treasury Theatre you'll find:

For maps and accessibility information visit ACMI Cinemas off-site.

See what's on today

Film

The Last Movie

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Matinees

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Melbourne Cinémathèque

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Festival

Human Rights Arts & Film Festival 2019

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Melbourne Filmoteca

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Season

Viva Varda

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Film

Our Time

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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 videogames and art, as well as recorded talks and upcoming events.  

Articles

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Foot in the Door: Hannah Samuel

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Gemma Pepper on starting out in creative tech

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The uncompromising works of Carlos Reygadas

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Christian Petzold's cinema of haunted figures

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Living in an oppressive system

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Making it in Melbourne's film industry: A student's guide

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"You want to talk about boards? I want to talk about how some women can't get a job." and other provocations from #IWD2019

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What to watch if you loved The Clock

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How to see the most of The Clock

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"What's the time?"

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AIDC's Alice Burgin on making a career in the world of non-fiction film

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An introduction to Alfonso Cuarón’s Roma

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Xanthe Dobbie: Internet art to heal your queer heart

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Editor's note: Nayuka Gorrie on Cleverman

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“Well, nobody’s perfect”: Billy Wilder's cynical, classic cinema

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Five tips for rising above the haters as a woman in games

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Imperfect reflections: a defence of bad queer representation

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Screen It to Steam: interview with Bradley Hennessey

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Looping on repeat

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

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All articles

Recorded talks

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Recorded talks: Dystopia on Screen

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Forgotten Rebels: From Book to Screen

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Recorded Talks: Mainstreaming Disability and Appearance Diversity on Screen

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Recorded Talks: The Decolonising of Aboriginal Representation on our Screens

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Recorded Talks: The Pleasure of Pixels

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Recorded Talks:Electric Girlhoods and Alices Past and Future

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Recorded Talks: Art, Politics and Protest

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Recorded talks: Preserving the Artefacts of the Future

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ACMI Conversations

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Events

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Women & Non-Binary Gamers Club

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