What’s On at Australian Centre for the Moving Image

August 2nd, 2013



* MELBOURNE Photography

Jason van Genderen, the pocket rocket  – Meet the man who pioneered ‘pocket’ filmmaking.  Hollywood costumes, Film Threads, Street Fashion, Insiders guide to short films  and more.

  • Till end August 2013
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Jason van Genderen
  Armed with his N95, Jason van Genderen took to the streets of New York and Sydney in 2008 and created a short film with his phone called Mankind is No Island. Shot on a miniscule budget, the film scooped both the People’s Choice and Best Film awards at the New York Tropfest short film festival.As part of the AFTRS Industry Insider Series, van Genderen will share his experiences and insights to inspire you to create your own masterpieces using equipment you already have, whether it’s a smartphone, a pocket camera or digital SLR.
  Insider’s Guide to Successful Short Films runs on Sun 11 Aug from 10am to 5pm.
Do you like to watch?
Melbourne International Film Festival
Until Sun 11 Aug

Every film fans’ favourite fortnight returns with a jam-packed selection of global cinematic delights.  more

Pull the threads on the exhibition
Hollywood Costume Curator Tours
Thu 8 Aug 11am

Join ACMI curators for a special in-depth tour of the ‘Hollywood Costume’ exhibition. more

Casper the Fashionista Ghost
Concept Clothing
Wed 14 Aug 6.15pm

Explore the crossover between fashion and costume design in an evening of discussion and special screenings. more

Seams like good times
Film Threads
Sat 10 Aug 9am-5pm

Develop your own characters and costume designs for the screen in this hands-on creative workshop. more

Intermix gets streetwise
Street Fashion: Everyday Costumes
Wed 7 Aug 4.30pm-7.30pm

Capture the art of everyday street style with a masterclass by the best local talent in street photography and documentation. more

Take a trip to Utopia
Shaun Tan’s The Lost Thing
Free exhibition open daily 10am-5pm

Explore how Shaun Tan adapted his picture book into an animated film through original artwork, production images and interviews.  more

Last weeks!
Hollywood Costume
Open daily 10am-5pm (late night Thursdays until 9pm)

Direct from the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, the Hollywood Costume exhibition explores the central role costume design plays in cinema storytelling.  more

Australian Centre for the Moving Image
Federation Square
Melbourne Australia

Enquiries & Phone Bookings
Phone 03 8663 2583 www.acmi.net.au/tickets

Ph 03 8663 2200
(Mon – Fri 9am – 5pm)

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