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Meet Dave Thomas, MIFF's Technical Manager | Part 1

On 19/07/2016 at 3:00 pm

Posted by Michelle Carey, MIFF Artistic Director ... I’ve always had a fascination with and deep appreciation for film technicians and projectionists. The better they are at their job, the more the au...

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Bad Girl | Q&A with Director Fin Edquist

On 19/07/2016 at 12:00 pm

... One of six MIFF Premiere Fund films for 2016, Bad Girl will have its world premiere at this year's festival. Written and directed by Blinky Bill: The Movie and House Husbands screenwriter Fin Edqu...

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Why I Cannot Wait for The Death and Life of Otto Bloom

On 18/07/2016 at 4:00 pm

Posted by Lee Zachariah ... It’s unusual to be champing at the bit to see a director’s first ever film. Usually it’s that first film that gets you excited about their next film, but Cris Jones has alr...

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Introducing MIFF Ambassador Gyton Grantley

On 15/07/2016 at 11:00 am

This year, in addition to our long-serving, loyal and beloved patron Geoffrey Rush, we welcome a new wave of talent to the fold as MIFF Ambassadors. ... So that you can get to know them and their love...

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Behind the Curtain with MIFF: The Comedy Theatre

On 15/07/2016 at 11:00 am

Putting on a film festival the size of MIFF is like an immense 3D jigsaw puzzle, but the pieces are alive and not just constantly changing shape but also playing hide and seek with one another! To giv...

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Introducing MIFF Ambassador Anna McGahan

On 15/07/2016 at 10:00 am

For MIFF 2016, in addition to our long serving and very loyal Patron Geoffrey Rush, we welcome a new wave of talent to the fold as MIFF Ambassadors. ... So that you can get to know them a little more,...

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Spotlight on Documentary Shorts

On 15/07/2016 at 9:00 am

Posted by Jillian Tan, Bachelor of Arts (Creative Writing) at RMIT University and MIFF 2016 Intern.Storytelling has and always will be a necessary presence in cultures around the world. Since the begi...

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OUI OUI: Spotlight on French films

On 13/07/2016 at 7:00 pm

Posted by Kate Masters, Bachelor of Media & Communication (Public Relations) at Deakin University, Master of International Business graduate student at University of Melbourne, and MIFF 2016 Intern. B...

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