Melbourne Documentary Film Festival Presents

Melbourne Documentary Film Festival returns with a monthly series of the best documentaries from across the globe. 

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MAY - Short Film Focus.

Shorts Session 3

Opening Date: Sunday, 23 May 2021

Plus Q&A THE LAST EXTINCTION 19 mins By Reily Archer-Whelan In an attempt to improve human life, we have been blind to the ... more

May 23rd, 2021

Shorts Session 4

Opening Date: Sunday, 23 May 2021

Plus filmmaker Q&A THE BOY IN THE BLUE CAP By Kristen Shorten 11 mins The Boy in the Blue Cap: The Gerard Ross ... more

May 23rd, 2021

Shorts Session 1

Opening Date: Sunday, 23 May 2021

Plus filmmaker Q&A MELBOURNE A CITY SLEEP By Jamie Van Leeuwen 2 mins In March 2020, Melbourne changed. Our way of life became ... more

May 23rd, 2021

Shorts Session 5

Opening Date: Sunday, 23 May 2021

BY THE RIVER By Dan Braga 25 mins Stretching along the river Ganges rests Varanasi, the holiest of India’s seven sacred cities, and ... more

May 23rd, 2021

Shorts Session 2

Opening Date: Sunday, 23 May 2021

Plus filmmaker Q&A THE CHANGING ART OF SKYLAR RU By Tom Vogel 5 mins Artist Skylar Ru Silva explains how he is obsessed ... more

May 23rd, 2021
D PDF sessions Closed Caption MUSIC IN MOVIES Iranian Film Festival Double Feature Fridays Fash_on Film MDFF Great Movie Epics CINEMA FIASCO CNMN First Nations Acknowledgement