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.

EVENT: Sunday 12th September, 3.45pm. Join filmmaker Genevieve Bailey when she screens and discusses her documentary on the stigma surrounding ... more

Sep 12th, 2021

Lygon Street: Si Parla Italiano

Opening Date: Tuesday, 10 Aug 2021

AUSTRALIAN MADE: EVENT SCREENING! Pre-film filmmaker Q&A with co-director Angelo Pricolo & Shannon Swan. Re-visit the longest running documentary at ... more

Aug 10th, 2021


Opening Date: Thursday, 19 Aug 2021

35th Anniversary Screening: Q&A with filmmakers Nadia Tass and David Parker. 4K restoration screening. Colin Friels stars as the titular ani-hero ... more

Aug 19th, 2021

Big Night

Opening Date: Sunday, 22 Aug 2021

Melbourne Food and Wine Festival's Winter Edition presents a delicious screening of BIG NIGHT: Sunday 22 August, 1.15pm. Tickets on ... more

Aug 22nd, 2021


Opening Date: Tuesday, 24 Aug 2021

Australian Made Event Q&A. Tuesday August 24, 6.45pm. Namila Benson (ABC TV's Art Works, ABC Radio National, author) hosts a Q&A ... more

Aug 24th, 2021


Opening Date: Thursday, 26 Aug 2021

ADVANCE SCREENING Drink on entry! Tuesday August 24 – 6.30pm - Tickets on sale below. Get it early to see one of ... more

Aug 24th, 2021

Oasis Knebworth 1996

Opening Date: Thursday, 23 Sep 2021

One of the greatest bands of a generation come to the big screen! Executive produced by Liam and Noel Gallagher this ... more

Sep 23rd, 2021

I Am Eleven

Opening Date: Sunday, 26 Sep 2021

10 year anniversary screening plus Q+A with filmmaker Genevieve Bailey: Sunday September 26, 3.45pm. Do you remember when you were ... more

Sep 26th, 2021
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