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Awe. A sense of wonder. Life changing. Inspirational. All words used to describe the experience that is TED2017: The Future You. Tickets on sale now!
Experience the best live opera & ballet from Europe, with current season performances captured live from The Royal Opera House, Opéra National de Paris and La Scala.
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This year's Spanish Film Festival kicks off on May 11, and
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Celebrate Mother's Day here at the State and join us for a special Preview Screening of The Sense of an Ending. Tickets $24.00, includes a glass of bubbles on arrival!
Starring ael García Bernal, Luis Gnecco, Mercedes Morán.
Directed by Pablo Larraín.
Classification: MA15+ (Strong sex scenes and nudity), 108 mins.
Official Site: http://www.palacefilms.com.au/neruda/
Country: Chile, Argentina, France, Spain, USA.
Language: Spanish, French (subtitled).
It’s 1948, and the Cold War has reached Chile. Following the President’s outlawing of communism, Neruda (played by Luis Gnecco, bearing a remarkable likeness) and his artist wife Delia (Mercedes Morán) are forced into hiding. Beloved by the populace, they slip underground and are pursued by incompetent, vainglorious police inspector Oscar Peluchonneau (the superb Gael Garcia Bernal), hoping to make a name for himself by capturing the country’s most infamous fugitive.Whilst life on the run holds little charm for the cultured and hedonistic Neruda, he uses the opportunity to reinvent his work and life, leaving clues for his pursuer designed to make their game of cat-and-mouse even more dangerous and thrilling. Thwarting Peluchonneau at every turn, it’s almost as if the detective is the man Neruda would have written to chase himself…
Going In Style
Rated M (Coarse language), 96 mins
Rated M (Mature themes, sex scene and coarse language.), 117 mins
Rated M, 110 mins
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