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

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Heat and Dust

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Modernism at the Movies

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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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Screen It to Steam: interview with Bradley Hennessey

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Forgotten dreams

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Looping on repeat

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Beyond the lady-washed reboot

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Alice on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

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Making Florence: a craft game studio at work

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Our top three favourite Australian films

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Women’s Work: Spiritualism, Satan, and Hereditary

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Godard's contempt for commerce

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Rebellious Alice

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What to watch next after Tarkovsky

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In search of the world in a drop of water

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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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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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Alice finds her voice

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The omnipresent Alice

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Amazing Amateurs: Nicoll Family Home Movies

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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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Wonderland High Tea

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The View from NYC: Emerging Trends and Issues in Digital Art and Culture

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Preserving the Near Future Symposium

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Wonderland Late Nights

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Women & Non-Binary Gamers Club

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