M Mature themes, violence and coarse language
Lynn, a genius high school student who makes money by cheating tests, receives a new task that leads her to set foot on Sydney, Australia. In order to complete the millions-Baht task, Lynn and her classmates have to finish the international STIC(SAT) exam and deliver the answers back to her friends in Thailand before the exam takes place once again in her home country.
A handful of anonymous Syrian activists banded together after their city of Raqqa was taken over by ISIS in 2014. A harrowing and hopeful testament to the power of journalism. Arabic with English subtitles.
A ticket for both films - Bad Genius & The Teacher
A ticket for both films - City of Ghosts & The Midwife
A ticket for both films - God's Own Country & Patti Cake$
A ticket for both films - In Between & City of Ghosts
A ticket for both films - Patti Cake$ & School Life
A ticket for both films - The Midwife & Gods Own Country
A ticket for both films - The Teacher & Bad Genius
Double session of What if it works & In Between
Johnny works long hours in brutal isolation on his family’s remote farm in England’s north. When a handsome Romanian migrant worker arrives, Johnny soon finds himself wrestling with emotions he has never felt before.
An empowering tale of three young Arab Israeli women who share an apartment in Tel Aviv. A window into the largely invisible lives of a younger Palestinian generation, as they balance youth culture with traditional expectations. Arabic and Hebrew with English subtitles.
Join us for the Launch of the Northern Territory Travelling Film Festival!
The launch includes a full run through of the program of films.
Synopsis: For three weeks in 2018, some of Australia's most sunburnt lands and tropical paradises will be transformed into spectacular outdoor movie theatres, showcasing the very best in local short films and ancestral stories as part of the inaugural Northern Territory Travelling Film Festival (NTTFF).
MCoarse language and sexual references
PATTI CAKE$ introduces Australian actress Danielle Macdonald in a breakout role, as aspiring rapper Patricia Dombrowski, a.k.a. Killa P, a.k.a. Patti Cake$. Fighting an unlikely quest for glory in her downtrodden hometown in Jersey where her life is falling apart, Patti tries to reach the big time in the hip hop scene with original and affecting music. Cheered on by her grandmother (Cathy Moriarty) and only friends, Jheri (Siddharth Dhananjay) and Basterd (Mamoudou Athie), Patti also shoulders her mother's (Bridget Everett) heartaches and misfortunes.
This delightful documentary follows a year in the lives of two inspirational teachers at Headfort, the only primary-age boarding school in Ireland. Amidst the chaos, the unthinkable looms: what would retirement mean? What will keep them young if they leave?
MMature themes, sex scenes and coarse language
No freebies to this one, sorry! It's a fundraiser for SPARK Film Initiative. All ticket proceeds go toward SPARK - a program that funds local short films and premieres them at Darwin International Film Festival 2018.
1975: A 200-ton blue whale gets washed up on a local beach and the kids think it’s the biggest thing that’s ever happened in Australia. Behind closed doors, the Mums and Dads of a quiet suburban street are going to celebrate in their own special way, by joining the sexual revolution and throwing a wife-swapping key party. And like the rotting whale, it’s all about to go spectacularly wrong.
PGMild Themes and Coarse Language
Claire is a midwife in a maternity hospital. She is humane and helpful and gives herself entirely to her patients. But her life is not a bed of roses for all that. Her maternity is about to close its doors and the devoted woman is determined not to work in the new modern hospital she regards as a "baby factory". Her personal life is no triumph either: she is single and does not make friends easily. To make matters worse, her student son Simon is gradually leaving home, as he is developing a relationship with his new sweetheart Lucie. It is the moment that chooses Béatrice, her dead father's former mistress, to resurface. The eccentric, spendthrift, sensual, amoral woman (her exact opposite in fact) is really the last kind of person she needs to mix with. But Béatrice soon informs her that the suffers from brain cancer and she has nobody else to turn to. Torn between rejection and duty, what is Claire going to do ?
Mfor mature themes, coarse language and brief nudity
Since the arrival of the new teacher, Maria Drazdechova, to a Bratislava suburban school in the year of 1983, life has turned upside down for students and parents. The teacher's corrupted behavior and one of the students' suicide attempt that could be related to that matter, makes the school Principal call the students' parents for an urgent meeting that will suddenly put the future of all the families at stake. They are asked to sign a petition to move Miss Drazdechova out of the school. The teacher's high connections within the Communist Party makes everyone feel threatened, but at his point they have no choice but to make a decision: will they dare to go against Miss Drazdechova and stand up for what they believe in at any risk, or will they just remain silent and let things be?
MMature themes, coarse language and sexual references
Adrian, an irrepressibly chirpy tech nerd, has OCD.
Grace, a beautiful street artist, has Multiple Personality Disorder.
As new neighbours in an edgy, graffitied suburb of Melbourne, they find themselves in therapy with the same psychiatrist and crash into each other one afternoon. As Adrian becomes aware of a threat to Grace lurking in the form of a fellow street artist 'Sledgehammer', Adrian knows he should help Grace. But he struggles to break free of his OCD in order to do it.
Will he overcome his biggest fear? It's a love story that seems impossible.
But what if it works?