Monthly movie screenings at the historic Reardon Theatre in Port Fairy.
- February 16th. 7:30 pm
An incredible tale and fantastical evolution of Bella Baxter, a young woman brought back to life by the brilliant and unorthodox scientist Dr. Godwin Baxter. Under Baxter’s protection, Bella is eager to learn. Hungry for the worldliness she is lacking, Bella runs off with Duncan Wedderburn, a slick and debauched lawyer, on a whirlwind adventure across the continents. Free from the prejudices of her times, Bella grows steadfast in her purpose to stand for equality and liberation.
Genre: Comedy / Drama / Romance
Running Time: 2 hrs 21 mins
Rating: MA15+ (strong sex scene / coarse language / nudity)
Trailer: 'Poor Things'
Nestles Rowing Club - Community Fundraiser
'The Boys in the Boat'
- March 1st. 7:30 pm
This inspirational true story follows a group of underdogs at the height of the Great Depression as they are thrust into the spotlight and take on elite rival rowing teams from around the world to compete for gold at the Summer Olympics in Berlin.
Genre: Biography / Drama / Sport
Running Time: 2 hrs 3 mins
Rating: PG (mild themes / coarse language)
Trailer: 'The Boys in the Boat'
'Anatomy of a Fall'
- March 15th. 7:30 pm
Samuel is found dead in the snow outside the isolated chalet where he lived with his wife Sandra, a German writer, and their partially sighted 11 year old son Daniel. An investigation leads to a conclusion of "suspicious death": it's impossible to know for sure whether he took his own life or was killed. Sandra is indicted, and we follow her trial which pulls the couple's relationship apart. Daniel is caught in the middle: between the trial and their home life, doubts take their toll on the mother-son relationship.
Genre: Crime / Drama / Thriller
Running Time: 2 hrs 31 mins
Rating: MA15+ (strong themes / suicide references / violence)
Trailer: 'Anatomy of a Fall'
'All of Us Strangers'
- April 19th. 7:30 pm
One night in his near-empty tower block in contemporary London, Adam has a chance encounter with a mysterious neighbour Harry, which punctures the rhythm of his everyday life. As a relationship develops between them, Adam is preoccupied with memories of the past and finds himself drawn back to the suburban town where he grew up, and the childhood home where his parents, appear to be living, just as they were on the day they died, 3 decades earlier.
Genre: Drama / Fantasy / Romance
Running Time: 1 hr 45 mins
Rating: MA15+ (strong drug use / coarse language)
Trailer: 'All of Us Strangers'
The Port Fairy Film Society Inc. acknowledges the people of the Peek Whurrong (Dhauwurd Wurrung) of the Gunditjmara (Maar) Nation on whose unceded lands we present our screenings. We respectfully acknowledge their Ancestors, and we pay our respects to the original storytellers of this land and Elders past, present and emerging.