Sessions: Thu 16 August - Wed 22 August
Dunedin 03 474 2200
11 Moray Place
Dunedin, ,
Traditional Sessions
Andy Irons - Kissed By God (M) 100 mins

Sat Sun 4:00PM

Before We Vanish (R13) 129 mins

Sat 3:45PM, 8:30PM

Sun 3:30PM, 7:00PM

Mon 1:25PM, 8:15PM

Tue 2:45PM, 7:30PM

Wed 2:50PM, 7:30PM

BlackKklansman (RP13) 135 mins No Free Tickets

Sat 2:15PM, 5:00PM, 8:15PM

Sun 11:00AM, 4:45PM, 8:00PM

Mon 11:30AM, 2:15PM, 5:15PM, 8:15PM

Tue 11:15AM, 3:00PM, 5:00PM, 8:00PM

Wed 12:45PM, 2:45PM, 8:30PM

Book Club (M) 104 mins No Free Tickets

Sat 11:00AM, 1:15PM, 3:30PM, 8:30PM

Sun 1:15PM, 3:30PM, 6:15PM

Mon 11:45AM, 4:00PM, 7:30PM

Tue 1:15PM, 3:30PM, 8:30PM

Wed 10:30AM, 3:30PM, 6:15PM

Crazy Rich Asians (PG) 120 mins No Free Tickets

Wed 6:00PM

Exhibition On Screen: Canaletto & The Art of Venice (E) 85 mins

Sat 2:30PM

Sun 5:00PM

Mon 11:30AM

Tue Wed 10:30AM

Funny Cow (R16) 102 mins

Sat 4:20PM

Mon 1:30PM

Tue Wed 12:30PM

Interlude In Prague (M) 103 mins

Sat 12:15PM, 6:30PM

Sun 11:15AM, 6:15PM

Mon 3:45PM

Tue Wed 3:00PM, 5:15PM

LBJ (M) 98 mins

Sat 11:30AM, 8:45PM

Sun 11:00AM, 8:30PM

Mon 11:30AM, 6:00PM

Tue Wed 1:00PM, 7:45PM

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (PG) 114 mins

Sat 11:15AM, 5:45PM

Sun 11:00AM, 1:30PM

Mon 11:45AM, 5:00PM

Tue 10:45AM, 6:00PM

Wed 11:00AM, 3:45PM

Midnight Oil 1984 (M) 89 mins

Sun 8:30PM

Tue 10:45AM

Mission: Impossible - Fallout (M) 147 mins

Sat 11:15AM, 7:45PM

Sun 1:45PM, 7:30PM

Mon 2:15PM, 8:00PM

Tue 2:00PM, 7:45PM

Wed 11:40AM, 8:00PM

Nziff18: A Kid Like Jake (M) 92 mins

Sat 6:00PM

Nziff18: Animation For Kids 8 Plus (PG) 76 mins

Sat 11:45AM

Nziff18: Apostasy (PG) 96 mins

Sun 7:45PM

Mon 4:15PM

Nziff18: Ash Is Purest White (R13) 141 mins

Sat 8:00PM

Tue 1:30PM

Nziff18: El Angel (R16) 120 mins

Mon 8:00PM

Nziff18: I Used To Be Normal - A Boyband Fangirl S (TBC) 96 mins

Sun 4:00PM

Nziff18: If I Leave Here Tomorrow - A Film About L (TBC) 95 mins

Sat 4:00PM

Tue 4:15PM

Nziff18: Jirga (M) 78 mins

Sun 6:00PM

Nziff18: Kevin Roche - The Quiet Architect (TBC) 82 mins

Sun 12:00PM

Nziff18: Merata - How Mum Decolonised The Screen (TBC) 95 mins

Sat 1:30PM

Nziff18: Nga Whanaunga Maori Pasifika Shorts 2018 (R16) 94 mins

Wed 6:15PM

Nziff18: Petra (M) 107 mins

Sun 1:45PM

Tue 11:15AM

Nziff18: Shut Up And Play The Piano (TBC) 82 mins

Wed 8:15PM

Nziff18: Speak Up (TBC) 96 mins

Mon 12:30PM

Nziff18: The Cleaners (R16) 89 mins

Mon 2:30PM

Nziff18: The Ice King (TBC) 89 mins

Mon 6:15PM

Nziff18: The Price Of Everything (E) 99 mins

Tue 6:15PM

Nziff18: The Wild Pear Tree (M) 188 mins

Wed 12:15PM

Nziff18: Three Faces (TBC) 100 mins

Tue 8:15PM

Nziff18: Wings Of Desire (PG) 128 mins

Wed 3:45PM

Return Of The Hero (M) 90 mins

Sat 1:45PM, 6:30PM

Sun 1:30PM

Mon 4:00PM

Tue Wed 11:00AM, 5:30PM

The Met Opera 17-18: Cendrillon (G) 192 mins No Free Tickets

Sun 1:00PM

Mon 6:00PM

The Wife (M) 100 mins

Sat 1:45PM, 6:15PM

Sun 11:00AM, 5:45PM

Mon 1:55PM, 6:10PM

Tue 12:50PM, 5:45PM

Wed 1:30PM, 5:45PM

Film Synopsis
BlackKklansman (RP13)
Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer from Colorado, successfully managed to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan and became the head of the local chapter.
Book Club (M)
Four lifelong friends have their lives forever changed after reading 50 Shades of Grey in their monthly book club.
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (PG)
In this sequel to Mamma Mia! Sophie learns about her mother's past while pregnant.
The Wife (M)
A wife questions her life choices as she travels to Stockholm with her husband, where he is slated to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature.
LBJ (M)
Lyndon Baines Johnson aligns himself with Jack Kennedy, rises to the presidency, and deals with the civil rights struggles of the 1960s.
Before We Vanish (R13)
Three aliens travel to Earth in preparation for a mass invasion, taking possession of human bodies.
Interlude In Prague (M)
The incredible tale of Mozart's Prague years.
Exhibition On Screen: Canaletto & The Art of Venice (E)
An immersive journey into the life and art of Venice’s famous view-painter. No artist better captures the essence and allure of Venice than Giovanni Antonio Canal, better known as Canaletto. The remarkable group of over 200 paintings, drawings and prints on display offer unparalleled insight into the artistry of Canaletto and his contemporaries, and the city he became a master at capturing.
Return Of The Hero (M)
1809, France. Captain Neuville is called to the front, leaving his future bride heartbroken. Her sister decides to write letters on his behalf to cheer her up. But it all goes south when Neuville reappears.
Mission: Impossible - Fallout (M)
Ethan Hunt and his IMF team, along with some familiar allies, race against time after a mission gone wrong.
Funny Cow (R16)
A comedian uses her troubled past as material for her stand-up routine, trying to rise up through the comedy circuit by playing Northern England's working men's clubs.
Midnight Oil 1984 (M)
Thirty years in the making and featuring never seen before seen footage of the band on and off the stage, MIDNIGHT OIL 1984 is the untold story of the year Australia’s most iconic rock band inspired the nation to believe in the power of music to change the world.
The Met Opera 17-18: Cendrillon (G)
Massenet’s enchanting opera Cendrillon, based on Cinderella, premieres at the Met conducted by Bertrand de Billy and directed by Laurent Pelly, whose Met credits include staging Donizetti’s La Fille du Régiment and Massenet’s Manon. Joyce DiDonato adds another role to her Met repertory as the title character, a role she has sung to acclaim at the Grand Teatre del Liceu, Santa Fe Opera, and Royal Opera, Covent Garden.
Nziff18: The Price Of Everything (E)
With unprecedented access to pivotal artists and the white-hot market surrounding them, this film dives deep into the contemporary art world, holding a fun-house mirror up to our values and our times -- where everything can be bought and sold.
Nziff18: Petra (M)
The identity of Petra's father has been hidden from her all her life. When her mother dies, Petra embarks on a quest which leads to Jaume, a celebrated artist and a powerful, ruthless man.
Andy Irons - Kissed By God (M)
KISSED BY GOD is a film about bipolar disorder and opioid addiction as seen through the life of three-time world champion surfer Andy Irons. Andy struggled with the same demons that millions of people worldwide battle with daily.
Nziff18: Nga Whanaunga Maori Pasifika Shorts 2018 (R16)
A collection of Maori and Pasifika short films curated by Leo Koziol (Ngati Kahungunu, Ngati Rakaipaaka), Director of the Wairoa Maori Film Festival, with guest co-curator Craig Fasi (Niue), Director of the Pollywood Film Festival.
Nziff18: Three Faces (TBC)
Three actresses at different stages of their career. One from before the 1979 Islamic Revolution, one popular star of today known throughout the country and a young girl longing to attend a drama conservatory.
Nziff18: El Angel (R16)
Carlitos is a 17-year-old angelic-faced teenager whom nobody can resist. In high school, he meets Ramón and together they form a dangerously charming duo. They embark on a path of theft and lies, and quickly killing becomes a way of communicating.
Nziff18: Apostasy (PG)
A faithful Jehovah's Witness is forced to shun her own sister because of a religious transgression. As the separation draws out, she starts to question the meaning of God's love.
Nziff18: Speak Up (TBC)
SPEAK UP focuses on our common identities : "woman" and "black", whilst highlighting the diversity of Afropean diasporas. This documentary explores the intersections of discrimination, art and blackness. SPEAK UP is about black women reclaiming the narrative.
Nziff18: If I Leave Here Tomorrow - A Film About L (TBC)
This authorised documentary will explore the music and backstory of the legendary American band. With the songs from the first six Skynyrd albums driving the narration, the film focuses on the story of frontman Ronnie Van Zant - his upbringing, his roots, his work ethic and his contradictory persona.
Nziff18: Ash Is Purest White (R13)
A story of violent love within a time frame spanning from 2001 to 2017.
Nziff18: Shut Up And Play The Piano (TBC)
Chilly Gonzales is a Grammy-winning composer, virtuoso pianist and entertainer. Criss-crossing between rap, electro and solo piano music, he became the outrageous pop performer who invited himself to the ivory tower of classical music.
Crazy Rich Asians (PG)
Three wealthy Chinese families prepare for the wedding of the year.
Nziff18: The Ice King (TBC)
THE ICE KING is the searing documentary of a lost cultural icon, a story of art, sport, sexuality, and rebellion.
Nziff18: Kevin Roche - The Quiet Architect (TBC)
KEVIN ROCHE: THE QUIET ARCHITECT is a feature documentary film that considers many of the key architectural questions through the 70 year career of Pritzker Prize winning Irish-American architect Kevin Roche, including the relationship between architects and the public they serve.
Nziff18: I Used To Be Normal - A Boyband Fangirl S (TBC)
'I Used to be Normal - A Boyband Fangirl Story' is the surprising coming of age story of four diverse women who have had their lives dramatically changed by their love of a boyband - Backstreet Boys, One Direction, Take That and The Beatles.
Nziff18: Jirga (M)
Former Australian soldier, Mike Wheeler, returns to Afghanistan, seeking redemption from the family of a civilian man he killed during the war.
Nziff18: Merata - How Mum Decolonised The Screen (TBC)
Merata Mita, pioneering Maori filmmaker and international champion of women in indigenous film, is celebrated by her youngest son, archivist Heperi Mita, collaborating with his siblings to deliver a richly personal portrait.
Nziff18: The Wild Pear Tree (M)
An aspiring writer returns to his native village, where his father's debts catch up to him.
Nziff18: Wings Of Desire (PG)
An angel tires of overseeing human activity and wishes to become human when he falls in love with a mortal.
Nziff18: Animation For Kids 8 Plus (PG)
NZIFF recommends this programme for children aged 8+. Come join us for your annual wintery fix of all ages animated magic.
Nziff18: The Cleaners (R16)
A look at the shadowy underworld of the Internet where questionable content is removed.
Nziff18: A Kid Like Jake (M)
Loving parents of a four-year-old must come to terms with their child being transgender.