Transitions Film Festival

The Transitions Film Festival is a visionary festival dedicated to showcasing inspirational documentaries about the social and technological innovations, revolutionary ideas and trail-blazing changemakers that are leading the way to a better world. BULK TICKET RATE (Box Office sales only) - Purchase tickets to eight or more Transitions Film Festival sessions in a single transaction at the Cinema Nova box office and receive a discounted rate of $15 per ticket. No exchanges or refunds. Offer excludes opening and closing night sessions. ON YOUR BIKE? - Show your bicycle helmet at the Cinema Nova Box Office (or at the usher stand if you have booked online) and purchase a ticket to Transitions Film Festival at the concession rate of $16. One redemption per person, per session.

TFF: Food Fighter

Opening Date: Thursday, 22 Feb 2018

Australian Premiere! Presented by Dumbo Feather. THURSDAY 22 FEBRUARY OPENING NIGHT – includes a Q&A with Ronni Kahn (CEO of ... more

TFF: Amplify Her

Opening Date: Friday, 23 Feb 2018

Followed by Q & A with director, Ian Mackenzie Featuring animated comics by a team of 21 females, ‘Amplify Her’ follows ... more

TFF: 500 Years

Opening Date: Friday, 23 Feb 2018

Australian Premiere / Presented by The Rescope Project 500 years is the third instalment of Resistance Saga Trilogy. From a history-making ... more

TFF: Last Animals, The

Opening Date: Saturday, 24 Feb 2018

'A quietly stunning call-to-arms’ - Jezebel ‘Elegiac, and hopefully galvanizing...who are we, she asks, as guardians of this planet, if we ... more

TFF: Living in the Future's Past

Opening Date: Sunday, 25 Feb 2018

Australian Premiere Academy Award Winner, Jeff Bridges presents a tour de force of original thinking on who we are and the ... more

TFF: Empathy

Opening Date: Sunday, 25 Feb 2018

Australian Premiere / Presented by Loving Earth Ed eats milk, and cheese, and… animals. He wears leather shoes and woollen jumpers. ... more

TFF: Evolution of Organic

Opening Date: Sunday, 25 Feb 2018

Australian Premiere / Presented by Dr. Bronner From the makers of 'Fierce Green Fire' and 'Evolution of Organic' comes the epic ... more

TFF: Guardians of the Earth

Opening Date: Tuesday, 27 Feb 2018

Australian Premiere / Presented by United Nations Association of Australia Followed by a panel discussion. A fly-on-the-wall look inside the halls of ... more

TFF: Unfractured

Opening Date: Tuesday, 27 Feb 2018

Australian Premiere / Presented by the High Commission of Canada Unfractured follows biologist Sandra Steingraber as she reinvents herself as an ... more

TFF: Within Formal Cities

Opening Date: Wednesday, 28 Feb 2018

Presented by Grimshaw Architects and Matters Journal, followed by a panel discussion. An exploration of the revolutionary power of well-thought out ... more

TFF: Third Industrial Revolution

Opening Date: Thursday, 1 Mar 2018

Australian Premiere / Presented by Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute Featuring renowned climate and economic expert Jeremy Rifkin, this film from Vice ... more

TFF: Race Is On

Opening Date: Thursday, 1 Mar 2018

Australian Premiere! Presented by the Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute. Followed by a panel discussion A roadmap for the clean energy future we ... more

TFF: Thank You for the Rain

Opening Date: Friday, 2 Mar 2018

Victorian Premiere “Mastery in the art of filmmaking” - One World Media A powerful story about a Kenyan farmer named Kisilu, his ... more

TFF: Gateway Bug, The

Opening Date: Friday, 2 Mar 2018

Followed by a Q&A with filmmakers Johanna Kelly and Cameron Marshad. ‘There’s a good chance we’ll all be eating bugs soon’ ... more

TFF: Unseen Enemy

Opening Date: Saturday, 3 Mar 2018

Australian Premiere In the 21st century we are all connected. Population growth, mass urbanization, deforestation, climate change and increased travel have ... more

TFF: May I Be Happy

Opening Date: Saturday, 3 Mar 2018

Australian Premiere ‘May I Be Happy’ showcases the benefits of mindfulness as a way out of violence and suffering. Through poetic ... more

TFF: Chasing Coral

Opening Date: Saturday, 3 Mar 2018

Presented by Break/Through: National Centre For Climate Restoration. ‘An emotional race against time’ - The New York Times ‘We feel we’re witnessing ... more

TFF: Operation Jeedara

Opening Date: Sunday, 4 Mar 2018

Followed by a panel discussion with filmmakers Tim Watters and Eliza Muirhead, and representatives from Sea Shepherd. ‘Jeedara the film celebrates ... more

TFF: Big Dream

Opening Date: Tuesday, 6 Mar 2018

Australian Premiere / Presented by That Startup Show Followed by a panel discussion Follow the intimate stories of seven young women who ... more

TFF: Bending the Arc

Opening Date: Wednesday, 7 Mar 2018

“For proof that hope and determination make a difference, pessimists and cynics need look no further than Bending the Arc” ... more

TFF: Super Sapiens

Opening Date: Wednesday, 7 Mar 2018

Australian Premiere Featuring world’s leading philosophers and academics, including: Sam Harris, Nick Bostrom, Richard Dawkins, Hugo De Garis and Ben Goertzel, ... more

TFF: You're Soaking in It

Opening Date: Thursday, 8 Mar 2018

Australian Premiere ‘You’re Soaking In It’ is a chilling look at advertising in the age of algorithms. Brands are getting deeper ... more

TFF: Free Lunch Society

Opening Date: Thursday, 8 Mar 2018

Australian Premiere ‘Receiving public funds simply for existing may seem like sci-fi, but the idea of an unconditional basic income has ... more

TFF: Alpha Go

Opening Date: Friday, 9 Mar 2018

“Conveys the shock with which men and women suddenly realize they have been overtaken years before they expected to be” ... more

TFF: Albatross

Opening Date: Friday, 9 Mar 2018

Australian Premiere “Albatross is a piercing, soaring, sobering, exalting artwork, tinged with the sadness of great love, radiantly brilliant.” -Carl Safina, ... more

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