Archive | May, 2012
Little Big Shots: just for kids

Little Big Shots: just for kids

Ben Laden, Festival Director of Little Big Shots: Melbourne’s International Film Festival for Kids, gives an insight into what we can expect from the festival in 2012.

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Melbourne Filmoteca

Melbourne Filmoteca

Since 1999 Melbourne Filmoteca – a group of dedicated film lovers, fluent not only in the language of the big-screen – have been bringing a steady supply of fresh Spanish and Portuguese language cinema to Melbourne audiences. We caught up with Ernesto Zelaya Miñano from Filmoteca to find out more.

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A Hothouse of Creativity

A Hothouse of Creativity

Brand new for 2012, Hothouse gives budding creative young talents hands-on experience with mentors from the moving image industry. We caught up with Hothouse mentor Paul Callaghan for a sneak peek into what the chosen lucky lot can expect from this year’s program.

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Art for All

Art for All

When ‘William Kentridge: Five Themes’ opened at ACMI in March, only metres away from the gallery, out in Fed Square, a group of artists were paying homage to Kentridge with works of their own.

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Game Masters events announced!

Game Masters events announced!

To coincide with our upcoming Game Masters exhibition, we’ve put together an events program that’s chock-full of gamey goodness.

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Thinking global

Thinking global

The Human Rights Arts & Film Festival (HRAFF) returns to ACMI for its second year on Thursday 17 May, bringing with it an impressive program of films highlighting many of today’s global issues. We take a look at three of the films screening this year.

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