Island Films

Island Films

Island Films

Experience indie cinema from around the world that resonates with the theme of ‘islandness’; isolation, people from islands or feeling like an island, and pilgrimages around and over islands of thought. 

Don’t miss this exclusive selection of films exploring an Island theme in this year’s 10 Days on the Island arts festival from 17th – 20th March. All tickets $15

Programme

Island Films - Tanna

  • Cast
  • Mungau Dain, Marie Wawa
  • Director
  • Martin Butler, Bentley Dean
  • Synopsis
  • Island Films
    Set on a remote Pacific island, covered in rain forest and dominated by an active volcano, this heartfelt story, enacted by the Yakel tribe, tells of a sister's loyalty, a forbidden love affair and the pact between the old ways and the new. Academy Award Nominated - Best Foreign Language Film. All tickets $15
  • Classification
  • M, 100 mins
  • Genre
  • Festivals
  • Running Time
  • 100 minutes

Island Films - Silence

  • Cast
  • Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver, Liam Neeson
  • Director
  • Martin Scorcese
  • Synopsis
  • Island Films
    The story of two Catholic missionaries who face the ultimate test of faith when they travel to Japan in search of their missing mentor - at a time when Catholicism was outlawed and their presence forbidden.
    All tickets $15
  • Classification
  • MA15+, 161 mins
  • Genre
  • Festivals
  • Running Time
  • 161 minutes

Island Films - Swiss Army Man

  • Cast
  • Paul Dano, Daniel Radcliffe
  • Director
  • Dan Kwan, Daniel Scheinert
  • Synopsis
  • Island Films
    Hank, stranded on a deserted island and about to kill himself, notices a corpse washed up on the beach. He befriends it, naming it Manny, only to discover that his new friend can talk and has a myriad of supernatural abilities...which may help him get home.
    All tickets $15
  • Classification
  • M, 97 mins
  • Genre
  • Festivals
  • Running Time
  • 97 minutes

 

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