The Festival Lounge is open, with delicious offerings from Huxtable, Mister Close and Coffee Clique, Grolsch beer or Mandala wine.
Talking Pictures - Long, Clear View: Tim Winton's The Turning
Co-presented with The Wheeler Centre
Get behind the scenes and beyond the pages of Tim Winton's The Turning – MIFF's 2013 Centrepiece Gala film. It's an epic labour of love, with 17 Australian directors interpreting our nation's bestselling book of short stories (ever), in a series of short films that come together to make a spectacular whole. Join film writer Sandy George in conversation with a massive stellar line-up of contributing creatives to discuss this epic collaboration.
MIFF plays our filmmakers' playlists
Pre-Film Party: Mood Indigo
Monseiur Scuttlebuttons returns to brings the good times with vibrant 50s French pop.
Smoking Gun presents: Film Shoot Out – a Celebration of Film Composition
Jazz band Smoking Gun are back every Sunday to bring you their re-imagined works of masterful film composers, ranging from Nino Rota to Elmer Bernstein.