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07 2016 March
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FLiCKERFEST Short Film Festival

Celebrating it’s 25 year, FLiCKERFEST, Australia’s leading Academy® Accredited and BAFTA-recognized short film festival, returns to Launceston on their national tour! Head along and check out amazing shorts from Australia including the gorgeous award-winning film Slingshot as well as Ernie Biscuit, the clever clay animation from Oscar-winning filmmaker Adam Elliot…plus many more great short films!...

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07 2016 January
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Results of Film Voting December 2015

Three green dots given to each voter for the films most liked. One black dot for the film most disliked.   Green Black Satisfaction The Nightingale 178 4 174 Tangerines 168 3 165 Far from Men 141 3 138 Amy 117 20 97 Walking the Camino 94 8 86 Women He’s Undressed 82 4 78...

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07 2016 January
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Films Showing Over Summer 2015/2016

Dear Members, Over the next weeks the Village Cinemas are screening several films that could be of interest to you: JOY: From December 26th A story of a family across four generations, centered on the girl (Jennifer Lawrence) who becomes the woman who founds a business dynasty and becomes a matriarch in her own right....

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16 2015 October
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Special Screening: A Midsummer Nights Dream from 31 October

Hermia loves Lysander and Helena loves Demetrius – but Demetrius is supposed to be marrying Hermia. When the Duke of Athens tries to enforce the marriage, the lovers take refuge in the woods and wander into the midst of a dispute between the king and queen of the fairies. Shakespeare put some of his most...

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16 2015 October
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Special Screening: Macbeth on October 17th and 18th

When three witches tell Macbeth that he is destined to occupy the throne of Scotland, he and his wife choose to become the instruments of their fate and to kill the first man standing in their path, the virtuous King Duncan. But to maintain his position, Macbeth must keep on killing – first Banquo, his...

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29 2015 September
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Results of Film Voting September 2015

Three green dots given to each voter for the films most liked. One black dot for the film most disliked.   Green Black Satisfaction The Salt of the Earth 156 6 150 Testament of Youth 148 4 150 X + Y 112 5 107 Ex Machina 87 9 78 Wild Tales 80 10 70 ‘71...

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13 2015 August
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Screening of “They Found a Cave”

2015 is the 70th anniversary of the founding of Children’s Book Council of Australia. CBCA Tasmania is celebrating these milestones with a range of Nan Chauncy activities including a travelling suitcase exhibition, and the screening of the film They Found a Cave based on Nan’s first book. The film made in 1962 won the Best...

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16 2015 April
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Results of Film Voting April 2015

Three green dots given to each voter for the films most liked. One black dot for the film most disliked.   Green Black Satisfaction Still Life 182 2 180 Locke 157 3 154 Calvary 152 1 151 A Most Wanted Man 134 0 134 Charlie’s Country 119 3 116 The Immigrant 88 9 79 Predestination...

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17 2014 December
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Films Showing Over Summer 2014/2015

Dear Members, Over the next weeks the Village Cinemas are screening several films that could be of interest to you: The Water Diviner An Australian man travels to Turkey after the Battle of Gallipoli to try and locate his three missing sons. Director: Russell Crowe Writers: Andrew Knight, Andrew Anastasios Stars: Jai Courtney, Olga Kurylenko,...

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17 2014 December
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Annual General Meeting 2015

Monday 23 February, 2015 Cinema 3, Village Cinemas – 6pm All members are invited and encouraged to attend the Annual General Meeting of the Society on Monday 23rd February. The meeting will be conducted before the screening, and is expected to be brief. Any members not wishing to see the screening that night will be...

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