Genetic manipulation, ancient beasts, melting permafrost and international intrigue - Join us on Saturday August 4 at 3:45pm for a screening and Q&A on Genesis 2.0.
Festival Co-Founder Simon Weaving will be in conversation with Vicki Locke, Intellectual Property Manager at CSIRO and Professor Thomas Faunce from the ANU College of Law. Read More
Selma Vilhunen is a multi-talented Finnish writer/director of both fiction and documentary films. Her latest is Hobbyhorse Revolution - a feel-good look at the obsessions and delights of Finnish teenage girls immersed in the competitive world of the hobbyhorse… Read More
Who are the cleaners, how much power do they have over what we see or don't see - and what kind of effect does this work have on a person?
In this gripping neon-lit documentary, all these questions and more will be asked, and possibly answered. Stronger Than Fiction's screening of The Cleaners will be introduced by Emerson Sanchez. Read More
Gabrielle Brady’s debut feature is amongst a strong lineage of films about asylum seekers, but it is wholly unlike any of them. Hypnotic and at times surreal, the film focuses on Poh Lin – a trauma therapist working at the Christmas Island Detention Centre. Read More