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END CREDITS FILM CLUB

Screening Art House, Independent Features, Festivals and Documentaries in a variety of locations around Cairns City and regions. CLICK THE EVENT TITLE NAME OR IMAGE TO BUY TICKETS.

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Unseen Cinema - EVIL DOES NOT EXIST - (PG) Japan 105 min

Sunday 7 July 2024
The winner of the Venice Film Festival's Grand Jury Prize, Oscar winning director Ryusuke Hamaguchi’s eagerly awaited follow up to Drive My Car is a profound eco-parable that takes place in the regional outskirts of Tokyo. Featuring a staggering finale that will spark debate long after the credits, Evil Does Not Exist is a quiet and thought-provoking masterpiece about the delicate balance between humanity and nature. WINNER: Silver Lion: Venice Film Festival 2023 WINNER: FIPRESCI Award: Venice Film Festival 2023 WINNER: Best Film: London Film Festival 2023 WINNER: Best Film: Asian Film Awards 2024 WINNER: Jury Grand Prize, Asia Pacific Screen Awards WINNER: San Sebastian: Green Peace Award WINNER: Best Score: Asian Film Awards 2024 In Japanese with English subtitles. (PG)
Event Cinemas Cairns Central
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Unseen Cinema - RADICAL - (M) Mexico 127 min

Sunday 14 July 2024
"SUBLIMELY MOVING" - The New York Post - Winner of the Sundance Film Favourite Award, Radical is based on the true story of an inspiring educator who refused to let his students be defined by their circumstances. In a Mexican border town plagued by neglect, corruption, and violence, a frustrated teacher (Eugenio Derbez) tries a radical new approach to break through his students’ apathy and unlock their curiosity, their potential… and maybe even their genius. In Spanish with English subtitles. (PG)
Event Cinemas Cairns Central
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Unseen Cinema - THE TASTE OF THINGS - (PG) France 145 min

Sunday 21 July 2024
"As epicurean as French haute cuisine, The Taste of Things indulges our palates with an exquisite seven-course love story for the soul." Critics Consensus - Rotten Tomatoes Eugenie, - Juliet Binoche - an esteemed cook, has been working for over the last 20 years for Dodin, - Benoit Magimel - a fine gourmet. Growing fonder of one another, their bond turns into a romance and gives rise to delicious dishes that impress even the world’s most illustrious chefs. When Dodin is faced with Eugenie’s reluctance to commit to him, he decides to start cooking for her. In French with English subtitles. (PG)
Event Cinemas Cairns Central
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Unseen Cinema - MONSTER - (M) Japan 127 min

Sunday 4 August 2024
WINNER - Cannes 2023 - Best Script. In a nod to multiple viewpoint story telling a la RASHAMON director Kore-eda Hirokazu (NOBODY KNOWS, SHOPLIFTERS) uses an intriguing story structure to pull the audience into its odd little hypnotic tale, deliberately revealing the truth slowly piece by piece as it shifts among its various perspectives, making the film one of the wonderful hidden gems of last year. "If you want a masterclass in how to listen to, and accentuate, the heartbeat of a drama, here you go." - Sunday Times When her young son Minato starts to behave strangely, his mother feels that there is something wrong. Discovering that a teacher is responsible, she storms into the school demanding to know what’s going on. But as the story unfolds through the eyes of mother teacher and child, the truth gradually emerges. In Japanese with English subtitles. (M)
Event Cinemas Cairns Central
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Unseen Cinema - THREE MUSKETEERS: MILADY - (M) FR 114 min

Sunday 11 August 2024
From the Louvre to Buckingham Palace, to the gutters of Paris to the siege of LaRochelle... in a kingdom divided by religious wars and under threat of British invasion, a handful of men and women will battle and tie their fate to that of France. The Three Musketeers: - Milady proves there's still swashbuckling fun to be had in modern adaptations of the Dumas classic. Unmissable entertainment from start to finish, delivering thrilling action, humour and powerful emotion. Eva Green’s show-stopping central performance, going toe to toe with everyone in her exquisite costumes speaking French, Spanish, German, English, and Italian with ease while she dances around foolish and venal men. For those who missed Part 1 at the French Film Festival - fear not you'll be updated. The ever resourceful D'Artagnan now an official 4th Musketeer must rescue the beautiful Constance from the clutches of Cardinal Richleau. "All for one and one for all." In French with English subtitles. (M)
Event Cinemas Cairns Central
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Unseen Cinema - LA CHIMERA - (M) Italy 132min

Sunday 16 June 2024
An enchanting romantic adventure, an ethereal spiritual journey, and a ripping heist movie like no other. The captivating new fable of lost love from Alice Rohrwacher (Happy As Lazzaro, The Wonders) – the best received of her career to date - follows a young British archaeologist who gets caught up in an international network dealing in stolen Italian artefacts. " Utterly captivating. A beguiling fantasy-comedy of lost love: garrulous, uproarious and celebratory in Rohrwacher's absolutely distinctive style. It’s a movie bustling and teeming with life." Peter BradshawTHE GUARDIAN In Italian with English subtitles. (M)
Event Cinemas Cairns Central
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Unseen Cinema - PERFECT DAYS - (M) Japan, Germany 124min

Sunday 2 June 2024
An absorbing slice-of-life drama led by a remarkable Kôji Yakusho performance, Perfect Days adds a quietly soaring gem to director/co-writer Wim Wenders' estimable filmography. Hirayama seems utterly content with his simple life as a cleaner of toilets in Tokyo. Outside of his very structured everyday routine he enjoys his passion for music and for books. And he loves trees and takes photos of them. A series of unexpected encounters gradually reveal more of his past. A deeply moving and poetic reflection on finding beauty in the everyday world around us. In Japanese with subtitles. (M)
Event Cinemas Cairns Central
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[SOLD OUT] Starry Night Cinema - BARBIE (PG) US 120mins

Saturday 2 December 2023
TICKETS TO THIS EVENT HAVE SOLD OUT, THERE WILL BE NO TICKET SALES AT THE GATE! We recommend arriving early to the Botanic Gardens to set-up. We will be asking you all to sit close to to those around you so as to allow space for everyone to enjoy the film. The gates will open at 5:30 PM. 🟩 Can you bring our own chairs? 👉 Yes, people with chairs are asked to sit further to the back and those with blankets can sit to the front. 🟩 Can you bring a picnic basket or esky? Yes, absolutely! [For safety reasons, please don’t bring glass containers]. 🟩 Where do you enter the Gardens? From Macdonnell Street - just of Collins Ave. It's the pathway between the Tanks and the Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre. Nick's souvlaki food van will be onsite, serving meals and snacks.
CAIRNS BOTANIC GARDENS