Filmmaker Screenings & Special Events

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.

Just Between Us

Opening Date: Thursday, 31 May 2018

NOVA EXCLUSIVE! Meet The Filmmaker screening Wednesday June 6, 6.00pm - Join members of the cast and crew for a ... more

May 31st, 2018


Opening Date: Thursday, 14 Jun 2018

ADVANCE SCREENING: Tuesday 5 June at 6.30pm. Tickets on sale now. From Chilean director Sebastián Lelio (A Fantastic Woman, Gloria), ... more

Jun 5th, 2018

Opera House, The

Opening Date: Thursday, 9 Aug 2018

The Opera House, a new film by award-winning documentary filmmaker Susan Froemke, surveys a remarkable period of the Metropolitan Opera’s ... more

Aug 11th, 2018

Eames: The Architect and the Painter

Opening Date: Sunday, 19 Aug 2018

The husband-and-wife team of Charles and Ray Eames are widely regarded as America's most important designers. Perhaps best remembered for ... more

Aug 19th, 2018

Jill Bilcock: Dancing the Invisible

Opening Date: Thursday, 5 Jul 2018

Q&A WITH JILL BILCOCK AND SPECIAL GUESTS Thursday July 5 - 6.15pm. Tickest on sale below NOVA EXCLUSIVE! The life and work ... more

Jul 5th, 2018

Border Politics

Opening Date: Thursday, 14 Jun 2018

Q&A EVENT WITH JULIAN BURNSIDE Wednesday June 13 - 6.30pm (Sold Out) and 7.00pm (Tickets available!) Border Politics follows human rights barrister ... more

Jun 13th, 2018


Opening Date: Thursday, 14 Jun 2018

MEET THE FILMMAKER: Tuesday 12 June at 7pm - join Leigh Whannell for a Q&A following an advance screening. ... more

Jun 12th, 2018


Opening Date: Wednesday, 6 Jun 2018

Monster Fest Presents OCCUPATION. Join the cast and crew for a special screening of this Aussie sci-fi thriller on Wednesday ... more

Jun 6th, 2018


Opening Date: Thursday, 31 May 2018

Director NASH EDGERTON live at Nova for an exclusive Melbourne Q&A screening of all-star black comedy GRINGO! Friday June 15, ... more

Jun 15th, 2018

Best F(r)iends

Opening Date: Thursday, 21 Jun 2018

GREG SESTERO RETURNS TO NOVA! Melbourne premiere screenings plus Q&A with Greg, live in cinema. Thursday 21 and Friday 22 ... more

Jun 21st, 2018

Lost Gully Road

Opening Date: Tuesday, 24 Jul 2018

MEET THE FILMMAKER: Tuesday 24 July at 6.40pm. Tickets on sale now! Lucy travels to an isolated house in the ... more

Jul 24th, 2018

Mystery Movie 8

Opening Date: Friday, 6 Jul 2018

Take a punt on Nova and join us for an advance screening of a film we really think you’re going ... more

Jul 6th, 2018
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