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MIFF 2021: Faya Dayi
In an Ethiopian community dependent on its cash crop in more ways than one, a new generation’s furtive hopes slip…
MIFF 2021: Sabaya
Winner of the 2021 Sundance Directing Award for World Cinema Documentary, this daring film tracks a band of volunteers out…
MIFF 2021: International Shorts 1
Internationally acclaimed and awarded short films from around the globe.
MIFF 2021: Rock Bottom Riser
Erupting with unforgettable images of Hawaii, this boundary-breaking essay film captures the splendour and turbulent colonial history of the island…
MIFF 2021: Set!
In the ruthless world of competitive table-setting, it’s knives at 20 places.
MIFF 2021: President
This tense and timely docu-thriller, which won Sundance 2021’s World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award for Vérité Filmmaking, plunges into…
MIFF 2021: Children of Montmartre
This 1933 French realist classic is a humane and subversive exploration of child poverty, the limits of schooling and the…
MIFF 2021: James & Isey
Ahead of her 100th birthday, Isey and her devoted son James prepare for the party of a lifetime.
MIFF Opening Night Gala: The Drover's Wife: The Legend of Molly Johnson
Leah Purcell AM (She. Say., MIFF 2012; Black Chicks Talking, MIFF 2002) writes, directs and stars in this highly anticipated…
Double Feature: Creatures from the depths
What makes a monster? And why are we so obsessed with cinematic stories about them?