; Whats on in Sydney and Melbourne at MiSociety FILM - Chauvel Cinema: SESSION TIMES 25 Feb-3 March 2010 - Whats on in Sydney and Melbourne at MiSociety content="String_we_ask_for">

FILM – Chauvel Cinema: SESSION TIMES 25 Feb-3 March 2010

February 25, 2010toMarch 3, 2010

*

  • Session Times
Northface (MA15+)
SYDNEY EXCLUSIVE!
Based on a true story, North Face is a gripping adventure drama adventure drama about a competition to climb the most dangerous rock face in the Alps.
In July of 1936 – less than a year after the most recent and fatal attempt, two top German mountaineers, Toni Kurz (Benno Fürmann) and Andi Hinterstoisser (Florian Lukas), take up the challenge to become the first to scale the infamous rock face, the so-called Murder Wall.
Thur 4.00, 6.30, 9.10pm
Fri 11.00, 3.50, 6.20pm (sharp)
Sat 11.00, 1.20, 3.40, 9.10pm
Sun 11.00, 6.30, 8.50pm
Mon 11.00, 1.20, 3.40, 8.40pm
Tue/Wed 11.00, 1.20, 6.30, 8.50pm

Up In the Air (M)
6 OSCAR NOMINATIONS!
Best Picture, Director, Adapted Screenplay, Actor (George Clooney), Supporting Actress (Anna Kendrick), Supporting Actress (Vera Farmiga)
This sharp new dramatic comedy from Jason Reitman (Juno, Thank You For Smoking) is set in the world of high-flying business travel.
Ryan Bingham (George Clooney) is a corporate ‘downsizing’ expert whose cherished life on the road is threatened just as he’s about to reach ten million frequent flyer miles, and after he’s met the frequent-traveller woman of his dreams.
Thu 11.15, 1.20, 8.50pm
Fri/Sat/Sun 11.15, 4.00, 6.30 pm
Mon 1.20, 6.20pm
Tue 1.30, 3.40, 6.40pm
Wed 1.30, 3.40, 9.10pm

Broken Embraces (M)
HURRY- ENDS WEDNESDAY!
Ravishing in its artifice and outfitted with all of Pedro Almodóvar’s stylistic tricks, this sensuous tale of desire, power, duplicity and fate is steeped in noir conventions and good humour.
This superbly entertaining love-story-cum-flashback-mystery is a lavish, very Spanish dance of life and death.
Thur 3.30pm
Fri 1.20, 8.40pm
Sat/Sun 8.40pm
Mon  3.30, 8.30pm
Tue 3.50, 8.50pm
Wed (final)  3.50pm

In The Loop (MA15+)
OSCAR NOMINEE!
Best Adapted Screenplay
During an interview on BBC Radio 4′s PM programme, Minister for International Development Simon Foster (Tom Hollander) accidentally states that a proposed war in the Middle East is “unforeseeable”.
Thur no screenings
Fri/Sat/Sun 1.45pm
Mon / Tues / Wed 11.15am

Cinematheque Monday
Monday 1st March
Damon Packard Double Feature
SPACE DISCO (R18+)
(US/2007/COLOR/58 MINS)
+ TALES OF THE VALLEY OF THE WIND (R18+)
(US/2009/COLOR/65 MINS)
Mon 6.30pm
Ticket info at chauvelcinema.net.au

The NY Metropolitan Opera 09/10
Direct from New York!
Verdi’s  Simon Boccanegra
James Levine conducts Plácido Domingo in a sumptuous production of Verdi’s gripping political thriller set in 14th Century Genoa.
Thur  11.30am
Sun  2.00pm
Tickets. $27 general, $24 senior/conc/palace member
Avail in person, at MCA Tix on Ph: 1300 306 776 or online
Next opera: Thomas’ Hamlet
Sat(17/04) 11.30am, Sun(18/04) 1pm, Thur(22/04) 11.30am and Sun (25/04) 2pm

FRIDAY NIGHT SEASON:
ARGENTO +
(Feb 26-Mar 19)
Italian horror maestro Dario Argento meets Tobe Hooper, Wes Craven & George Romero
FRI 8.30pm

SUSPIRIA (R18+) & DAWN OF THE DEAD (R18+)
Details & advance tix online…
Fri 5/03:TENEBRE (R18+)+ THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE (R18+)
SCORSESE CLASSICS (R18+)
Fri 26/03 – Fri 16/04

Chauvel Cinema
Cnr Oxford St & Oatley Rd, Paddington
More info: Chauvelcinema.net.au
Share

Comments are closed.