Celebrating 30 Years of Nova

Cinema Nova. Melbourne's favourite independent cinema since 1992.

It's Nova's 30th birthday! From August 25-31, revisit thirty years of Cinema Nova favourites with a curated retrospective of popular features that Melbourne movie-lovers took to their hearts. Plus, for one day only, on Monday August 29 we'll be reverting to our early 90s Discount Day prices with movie tickets at $5 all day long!

Parasite

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! Cinema Nova has a long affinity with director Bong Joon Ho, having screened The Host ... more

Aug 25th, 2022

Grand Budapest Hotel, The

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! Until PARASITE surged to the top of the Cinema Nova box office during a 9 ... more

Aug 29th, 2022

Jojo Rabbit

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! Nova-favourite writer/director Taika Waititi (Boy, Hunt For The Wilderpeople) brings his signature style of humour to ... more

Aug 29th, 2022

Lygon Street: Si Parla Italiano

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! Re-visit the longest running documentary at Nova! If you’ve ever eaten Italian food in Melbourne, ... more

Aug 29th, 2022

Lobster, The

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! Directing his first film entirely in the English language, Greek filmmaker Yorgos Lanthimos’ THE LOBSTER ... more

Aug 29th, 2022

Piano, The

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! Winner of the Palme d'Or (tied with Farewell My Concubine) and Best Actress at the ... more

Aug 30th, 2022

Call Me by Your Name

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! Nova’s KC remembers: “It was the night after the opening of the 2017 Melbourne International ... more

Aug 29th, 2022

Samson & Delilah

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! Director Warwick Thorton's SAMSON & DELILAH is set in a small, isolated community in the ... more

Aug 29th, 2022

Margaret

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! Kenneth Lonergan’s 2000 drama You Can Count On Me had scored the filmmaker an Oscar ... more

Aug 27th, 2022

Muriel's Wedding

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! Capturing the hearts of Australians upon release in 1994, PJ Hogan's MURIEL'S WEDDING launched the ... more

Aug 31st, 2022

Dressmaker, The

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! Based on the best-selling novel by Rosalie Ham, Jocelyn Moorhouse (Proof) directs a bittersweet comedy ... more

Aug 31st, 2022

Square, The

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! Before Ruben Ostlund won the coveted Palme d'Or for Triangle Of Sadness in May 2022, ... more

Aug 27th, 2022

Donnie Darko

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! Struggling upon it's initial USA release due to the cultural uncertainty following of the events ... more

Aug 28th, 2022

Life Is Beautiful

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! Winner of Best Actor, Best Foreign Language Film and Best Score at the 1999 Academy ... more

Aug 27th, 2022

Bend It Like Beckham

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! The year was 2002 and the whole world seemed to be obsessed with one man: ... more

Aug 28th, 2022

Favour, The Watch and the Very Big Fish, The

Opening Date: Thursday, 25 Aug 2022

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF NOVA! Returning to Cinema Nova after being one of the first two films to screen when ... more

Aug 27th, 2022
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