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MIFF x MFWF: Noma, My Perfect Storm

For the very first time, Melbourne International Film Festival will host an event as part of the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival Presented by Bank of Melbourne on Sunday 6 March 2016 at Rivoli Cinemas.

With Noma, Rene Redzepi revolutionised the entire world of gastronomy, inventing the vocabulary that would push a newfound pedigree to Nordic cuisine while radically changing the image of the modern chef.

Join us as the Melbourne International Film Festival presents a screening of Pierre Deschamp's Noma, My Perfect Storm, hot off the plate from international festival premieres in Denmark and the United States, and the winner of San Sebastian Film Festival's Culinary Zinema competition for 2015. BUY TICKETS.

2016 Submissions

We want you! Film submissions are now open for the 65th MIFF in 2016. Make sure your film is considered for the festival program. Read the FAQ and check all the regulations

2016 Festival eMini Passes & Passports

Obviously you're not going to be anywhere else but in the cinema with us between 28 July-14 August 2016. Plan ahead and purchase eMinis and Passports (available exclusively to MIFF members) right now!

2016 Gift Vouchers on Sale Now

Purchase a MIFF Gift Voucher online and instantly receive a printable PDF. Valid for redeeming against MIFF passes, tickets and MIFF membership, with a MIFF Gift Voucher you can give the gift of unforgettable cinema!

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2015 Wrap Video

All of MIFF 2015 in a 1:40min video.

Talking Pictures Podcast | Series 2, Episode 4

Welcome to the next series of MIFF's Talking Pictures podcast! Find us on our iTunes page or subscribe to Widescreen, where new episodes will be launched. The latest episode is Guilty Pleasures, featuring comedians Lawrence Leung (screenwriter of Sucker, MIFF 2015), Hannah Gadsby and Alan Brough, director Kriv Stenders (The Principal, MIFF 2015) and ABC's Zak Hepburn as they reveal some unexpected, shameful favourite films in their cinematic repetoire and discuss why they believe these shouldn’t have been overlooked by critics and audiences.

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Watch the video in full here.

MIFF 2015 Talking Pictures Videos

If you missed any of our Talking Pictures events for 2015, or if you want to relive the ones you loved, visit the MIFF 2015 Talking Pictures Videos page. See the full David Gulpilil conversation with Margaret Pomeranz and Clickbait Criticism panel discussion, and excerpts from all other sessions we recorded.

MIFF People's Choice Award Winners!

The results are in: the winners of the MIFF People's Choice Awards, presented by Foxtel Movies, are Song of the Sea(Best Feature) and Graceful Girls (Best Documentary). Congratulations to all the winners in the Top 20!

MIFF Membership

Become a MIFF Member today and start enjoying the benefits instantly! From free monthly preview screenings to cinema partner discounts, plus festival privileges (hello, priority queueing) and ticketing discounts, once you've been a MIFF Member you won't want to go back! Read up on the benefits and become a MIFF Member.

February MIFF Members' Screening

Our MIFF Members' screening for February is Brooklyn thanks to our friends at Transmission Films and Lido Cinema.

Adapted from the novel by Colm Tóibín by screenwriter Nick Hornby, Brooklyn is the story of a young woman, Eilis (Saoirse Ronan) who moves from small town Ireland to Brooklyn, NY. There, unlike home, she has the opportunity for work and for a future - and love, in the form of Italian-American Tony (Emory Cohen).

When a family tragedy brings her back to Ireland, she finds herself absorbed into her old community, but now with eligible Jim (Domhnall Gleeson) courting her. As she repeatedly postpones her return to America, Eilis finds herself confronting a terrible dilemma - a heart-breaking choice between two men and two countries.

6.45pm, Wednesday 10 February
Lido Cinema, Hawthorn

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MIFF on iTunes

Missed it at MIFF? Find it in the MIFF iTunes Super Store! Titles from 2012-2015 are up now, with more to come soon.

MIFF 2015 is now ended

The 64th Melbourne International Film Festival ran from 30 July-16 August 2015. You can still browse the program and enjoy the photo galleries or video highlights. Dates for the 65th MIFF in 2016 will be announced soon. Get all the MIFF information you need delivered straight to your inbox by signing up to the eNews Widescreen.

2015 Photo Galleries

#MIFF2015 is over but the memories – and the photos – live on! Now live are galleries of events across the festival, including the three big Galas, MIFF Premiere Fund World Premieres, Surprise Screenings, Talking Pictures panels and guests, and scenes from the Festival Lounge. 

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MIFF 2015 Program Guide

Looking for a digital version of the MIFF 2015 program guide? Click here.