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MELBOURNE ON FILM SHORTS 2

(MIFF 2011, Our Space)

See Melbourne through the decades with these shorts focusing on the environs of our fair city. Spanning the 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s, these films capture the streets and architecture of Melbourne in all their glory.

Read more about the Melbourne on Film program in Senses of Cinema.

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MELBOURNE ON FILM SHORTS 1

... Presented by ... ... ... See Melbourne through the decades with these shorts focusing on the environs of our fair city. Spanning the 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s, these films capture the streets and ... More »

FOREIGN PARTS

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CITIES ON SPEED - CAIRO GARBAGE

Cairo Garbage ... With 10,000 tonnes of new garbage produced every day, Cairo is drowning in its own waste. Even the ‘garbage people' who for years have made a living from the discarded goods can't ... More »

I WISH I KNEW

Jia Zhang-ke, China's most acclaimed contemporary filmmaker, turns his gaze toward the ultimate mega-city: Shanghai. ... Commissioned for last year's Shanghai World Fair - but overcoming its roots as ... More »

NOSTALGIA FOR THE LIGHT

An extraordinary viewing experience that has to be seen on the big screen. ... With this film, set in one of the driest place in the world - Chile's Atacam desert - filmmaker Patricio Guzmán uses ... More »

OVER YOUR CITIES GRASS WILL GROW

A compelling exposition of master sculptor Anselm Kiefer's manufactured landscapes. ... Directed by Sophie Fiennes (The Perverts Guide to Cinema, MIFF 06) and produced by Kees Kasander (Fish Tank ... More »

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