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Tetsuo: The Iron Man - A Queer Marxist Reading

On 12/08/2017 at 9:00 am

A video essay by 2017 Critics Campus participant Amanda Barbour explores the queer Marxist possibilities opened up by Shinya Tsukamoto’s Tetsuo: The Iron Man.

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Nothings Lasts Forever and Oddball Dystopias of the 70s and 80s

On 10/08/2017 at 10:00 am

Nothing Lasts Forever is one of a number of subversive sci-fi satires worthy of your attention, says 2017 Critics Campus participant Dominic Ellis.

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Aelita, Sci Fi and Altered Realities

On 20/07/2017 at 10:00 am

MIFF Marketing Intern Eliza Freeman looks at the huge influence Aelita, Queen of Mars has had on science-fiction filmmaking.

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The Death and Life of Otto Bloom | Q&A with Director Cris Jones

On 25/07/2016 at 9:00 am

One of six MIFF Premiere Fund films for 2016, The Death and Life of Otto Bloom will have its world premiere and screen on Opening Night of this year's festival. Written and directed by MIFF Accelerato...

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Time Travel Films To Get You In The Mood

On 15/06/2016 at 8:00 am

If you can't wait for the time-travelling mind-bender The Death and Life of Otto Bloom screening as the MIFF 2016 Opening Night Gala, then now is the perfect time to re-visit classic time travel title...

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