Cineclub: The Story of Film

Festivals and Celebrations

21 Mar 2020 to 2 May 2020

The Story of Film: An Odyssey is a British documentary film series about the history of cinema, presented in 15 x 1-hour chapters.

Adapted from his book, Northern Irish critic and filmmaker Mark Cousins narrates with infectious passion, selecting original film clips best seen on the big screen.

Each month, one episode is screened from the series, accompanied by some of the films he analyses.

Whether you think you know it all, or want to learn more, The Story of Film: An Odyssey is a journey for everyone who loves cinema!


The Story of Film: The Hollywood Dream – 21 March, 1.00pm

Aelita: Queen of Mars – 21 March, 2.00pm

The Story of Film: The Golden Age of World Cinema – 4 April, 1.00pm

Metropolis – 4 April, 2.00pm

The Story of Film: The Arrival of Sound – 2 May, 1.00pm

Bringing Up Baby – 2 May, 2.00pm


Cafe Carpark Caters for challenges with learning and communication Caters for hearing impairment Caters for high support needs Caters for limited mobility Coach Parking Family Friendly Free Wifi Non Smoking Public Toilet Wheelchair access


The Story of Film screenings: Free

All feature films
Adults: $12
Concession: $10

Event Times

21 Mar 2020 to 2 May 2020

Monthly Event


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