This weekend’s top film events
Feel like taking in a film or two on this weekend? We’ve handpicked the top three special film screenings happening around town to help you out. Click the names for full details!
Human Rights Arts & Film Festival: Get comfortable and immerse yourself in award-winning filmmaking, with documentaries that showcase engaging human stories from around the world at the Human Rights Arts & Film Festival. Fresh from the international festival circuit, award-winning filmmakers and artists will introduce you to incredible people, fascinating places and moving stories.
B Movies Live: As part of Anywhere Festival the B Movies Live team bring classic B-grade movies to life with props, costumes, sound effects and music. This weekend the team will be tackling Frankenstein Meets the Space Monster. A robot astronaut battles Martians who have arrived on Earth with the sole purpose of kidnapping our women to continue the breeding stock of their dying planet.
Wed May 25
Tangerine: Hot Chicks with Big Brains has launched a feminist and queer film discussion podcast called Screen Queens! To coincide with this it has started a bimonthly movie night with the first film slated to be Tangerine – a bold, hilarious, and brutally honest movie that follows two transgender sex workers, Sin-Dee and Alexandra, on their quest to track down Sin-Dee’s cheating boyfriend.
Find more film events this weekend in our Events Guide.