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120 mins. USA/UK/Australia 2018. Dir: Garth Davis
ANGLICAN PARISH OF BENALLA FUNDRAISER MATINEE
This biblical biopic tells the story of Mary, a young woman in search of a new way of living. Constricted by the hierarchies of the day, Mary defies her conservative family to join a new social movement led by the charismatic Jesus of Nazareth. She soon finds a place within the movement, on a journey that will lead to Jerusalem.
Tickets $18 includes afternoon tea.
105 mins. UK/USA 2017. Dir: Paul McGuigan
SATURDAY AFTERNOON MATINEE
Based on Peter Turner’s memoir, the film follows the playful but passionate relationship between Turner and the eccentric Academy Award actress Gloria Grahame in 1978 Liverpool. What starts as a vibrant affair turns into a deeper relationship. Their passion and lust for life is tested to the limits by events beyond their control.
Standard ticket prices.
Three sessions with breaks for afternoon tea and an evening meal.
Session One: Dr Samuel Alexander and film ‘Living in the Futures Past’
Session Two: Dr Charles Massy and film ‘Living the Change’
Session Three: Guest Panel and film ‘Paper Trail’
Tickets $30. Booking essential.
Phone 0498 007 988
Afternoon tea and dinner included.
Catering by the fabulous Swanpool Catering Team.
130 mins. USA 2017. Dir: Paul Thomas Anderson
FRIDAY AFTERNOON MATINEE
In 1954 London, renowned fashion designer Reynolds Woodcock creates dresses for members of high society. His charisma and genius are matched by his obsessive controlling personality, only to be disrupted by Alma, who becomes his muse and lover. He is haunted by the death of his mother and stitches messages into dress linings.
Tickets $10 includes tea/coffee and a biscuit following the screening.
SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
Proudly presented and produced by the City of Port Phillip, the St Kilda Film Festival supports the Australian film industry by turning the spotlight on a wide range of fascinating works that may not otherwise see the light of day. Exceptional films by emerging artists on the big screen at Swanpool.
Two sessions with an intermission. Normal ticket prices apply.