Filmmaker and Event Screenings

Meet the people behind new films showing at Cinema Nova. Get an early look at some of the most anticipated titles of the year at our advance screenings. Join us for special events that celebrate films in a whole new way. If you love movies, we'll be seeing you soon at Nova.

David Gilmour Live At Pompeii

Opening Date: Wednesday, 13 Sep 2017

45 years after Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour filmed ‘Live At Pompeii’ in the legendary Roman Amphitheatre there, he returned for two spectacular shows, part of his year-long tour in support of his No.1 album ‘Rattle That Lock’. The performances were the first-ever rock concerts for an audience in the stone ... more

Sep 13th, 2017

John le Carre - An Evening with George Smiley

Opening Date: Saturday, 30 Sep 2017

Captured live from London's Royal Festival Hall, join us for a celebration of one of the world’s greatest writers as he shares the secrets behind the creation of his most beloved character. From his extraordinary Cold War novels – such as The Spy Who Came in from the Cold and ... more

Sep 30th, 2017

Ali's Wedding

Opening Date: Thursday, 31 Aug 2017

MEET THE FILMMAKER: Meet star and writer Osamah Sami, who discusses his delightful and touching new film. Friday September 1, 6.30pm, tickets available below. Meet Ali (Osamah Sami), the charming son of a Muslim cleric who despite the best of intentions, just can’t seem to make the right life choices. Ali ... more

Sep 1st, 2017

Namatjira Project

Opening Date: Thursday, 7 Sep 2017

The legendary Archie Roach will be performing live in cinema before an advance screening of the NAMATJIRA PROJECT! Tuesday 5 September, 6.45pm. Book now! From the remote Australian desert to the opulence of Buckingham Palace – this is the iconic story of the Namatjira family, tracing their quest for justice. Albert Namatjira ... more

Sep 5th, 2017

Killing Ground

Opening Date: Thursday, 24 Aug 2017

Meet The Filmmaker Opening Night: Director Damien Power and star Harriet Dyer will be in-cinema to discuss their terrifying new film. Thursday August 24, 6.45pm. Tickets on sale now! When young urbanites Ian and Sam decide to go camping, they arrive ... more

Aug 24th, 2017

Steven Soderbergh returns to the big screen with a star-spangled caper about two brothers looking to change their family’s fortunes by undertaking a daring heist. Channing Tatum and Adam Driver play the Logan brothers, members of a hardscrabble West Virginian family who are renowned for their spectacularly bad run of luck ... more

Aug 21st, 2017

Beatriz at Dinner

Opening Date: Thursday, 21 Sep 2017

The Nova Film Club launches with an advance screening: Tuesday, 19 September at 6.30pm. Film passes, drink specials and conversations to follow in the Bar after the film - all included in the ticket price! Come and meet some new Novaphiles. Book now! Nova Exclusive! Salma Hayek is the ... more

Sep 19th, 2017

Go-Betweens, The: Right Here

Opening Date: Thursday, 28 Sep 2017

From acclaimed director Kriv Stenders, THE GO-BETWEENS: RIGHT HERE is a feature length documentary about the people who created the seminal rock band the Go-Betweens. It is a heartfelt story of discovery, exploring the intensely passionate, creative and fraught relationships that formed one of the most loved and influential bands in ... more

Sep 28th, 2017

Neon Spectrum, The

Opening Date: Thursday, 30 Nov 2017

MEET THE FILMMAKER: Join the cast and crew for an in-cinema discussion following a one-of screening of THE NEON SPECTRUM! Tuesday 28 November, 6.30pm. Tickets on sale now! Indie Melbourne filmmaker Lee Galea (winner - Best Film at the 2013 Melbourne Queer Film Festival for Monster Pies) returns with ... more

Nov 28th, 2017

Monsieur Mayonnaise

Opening Date: Sunday, 10 Sep 2017

Monsieur Mayonnaise - Fundraiser for Deborah Cass Prize Monsieur Mayonnaise presents an artist’s epic adventure into his family’s secret past. Australian artist and film-maker, Philippe Mora, investigates his father Georges' clandestine role in the French Résistance in World War Two and his mother Mirka’s miraculous escape en route to Auschwitz. Philippe, ... more

Sep 10th, 2017