Spectra Screenings ::

Wednesday 10 October 2018


7.00pm at the Mercury Cinema 
A special screening of Australian classic, The Dish presented by the National Film & Sound Archive.
FREE entry but registration is essential.

Image credit: The Dish (still), 2000. D: Rob Sitch


Thursday 10 October 2018


8.00pm at the Mercury Cinema
Up There, short film program curated by Cris Kennedy, National Film & Sound Archive. 117mins
Cosmic Zoom - 1968. 8 mins. A New Look at the Sun - 1970. 21 mins. All About Weightlessness: the Astronaut's Dilemma - 1955. 11 mins. Who's Out There - 1975. 28 mins. Cosmos - 1970. 6 mins. Mercury : The Exploration of a Planet - 1976. 24 mins. Voyager 1 :Saturn Encounter - 1980. 7 mins. Le Voyage Dans la Lune = a Trip to the Moon (Musical Soundtrack) - 1902. 12 mins.

Screening is suited to patrons ‘coming and going’ throughout the evening. FREE entry and registration is not required.

Image credit: Cosmic Zoom (still), 1969. D: Eva Szasz


8.00pm at the Iris Cinema
Open Air, 70 mins, 2018; Grayson Cooke
Working with aerial imaging on two vastly divergent scales and with music by acclaimed jazz trio, The Necks, Open Air is a creative manifestation of the forces that shape the Earth. 

Screening is suited to patrons ‘coming and going’ throughout the evening. FREE entry and registration is not required.

Image credit: Open Air (still), courtesy the artist Grayson Cooke