Travelling Film Festival

Alice Springs

Presented by the Travelling Film Festival in association with Screen Territory
The TFF is returning to Alice Springs, 20 - 23 February, 2015. Tickets to this popular festival held at Alice Springs Cinema are on sale online now!

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Alice Springs Cinema
11 Todd Street
Alice Springs NT 0871
PH: (08) 8953 2888

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BUY TICKETS NOW - Select a film below or purchase a Subscription or Flexipass.

Tickets are also available at the box office at Alice Springs Cinema, call (08) 8953 2888.

That Sugar Film V2

That Sugar Film
Friday 20 February 7pm

The debut feature documentary from Aussie actor Damon Gameau follows one man's journey to discover the bitter truth about sugar. Damon embarks on a unique experiment, a Morgan Spurlock-style stunt, eating 40 teaspoons of sugar a day for 60 days, documenting the effects of a high sugar diet on a healthy body. Including guest cameos from the likes of Stephen Fry, Isabel Lucas, Jessica Marais and Brenton Thwaites.

Film followed by complimentary Opening Night drinks.


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Winter Sleep
Saturday 21 February 12pm

Winner of the 2014 Palme d'Or at Cannes, the latest from Turkish master Nuri Bilge Ceylan (Once Upon a Time in Anatolia) marks a step forward in his ongoing, illuminating exploration of the human condition.


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Of Horses and Men
Saturday 21 February 4pm

A bizarre, hilarious and wondrous feature, Of Horses and Men is a singular ode to the relationship between people and horses in Iceland. An award winner at numerous festivals the film has been charming audiences all over the world.


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The Dark Horse
Saturday 21 February 7pm

Starring an extraordinary NZ cast, The Dark Horse is an inspiring true story based on the life of a charismatic, brilliant but little-known kiwi hero and Chess champion - Genesis Potini.


Screens with short film Clan

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Appropriate Behaviour
Saturday 21 February 9.30pm

This outrageously funny and irreverent debut has been described as a queer Persian American Annie Hall or Girls. Naughty and very witty Appropriate Behaviour marks the emergence of a distinctive comedic talent.


Screens with short film: The Video Dating Tape of Desmondo Ray, Aged 33 & ¾

Force Majeure v2

Force Majeure
Sunday 22 February 12pm

A Swedish family travel to the French Alps to enjoy a few days of skiing, and spend some precious time with each other when an avalanche turns everything upside down. Force Majeure is an observational comedy about the role of the male in modern family life.


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Folies Bergère
Sunday 22 February 2.30pm

The fabulous Isabelle Huppert (Amour) leads an exceptional cast in this charming and poignant romance about a long married 50-something woman yearning for more adventures.


Screens with short film Welcome to Iron Knob

Human Capital V2

Human Capital
Sunday 22 February 6pm

This stylish thriller features an incisive look at Italian society with great performances from a star-studded cast including Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, Valeria Golino and Fabrizio Bentivoglio.


Still Alice v2

Still Alice
Sunday 22 February 8.30pm

Alice Howland (Julianne Moore), happily married to John (Alec Baldwin), suddenly finds herself forgetting words and when she receives a devastating diagnosis of early-onset Alzheimer's disease. Alice and her family find their bonds thoroughly tested.



Monday 23 February 6.30PM

Richard Linklater's groundbreaking latest film was shot over 12 years, telling a family's story with rare authenticity and wonderful performances from Ethan Hawke, Patricia Arquette and young Ellar Coltrane.


Ticketing Information

The TFF offers a range of ticketing options with full festival subscriptions, 5-Film Flexipasses, and single session tickets on offer in advance from the cinema box office and online.

Subscribe and save...
Save 35% off regular ticket prices with a subscription, all ten films for only $8.50 per film ($7.50 concession), including Opening Night. Or dip into the festival with a 5-Film Flexipass for just $10.60 per film ($9.60 concession).

10-Film Full Subscription
$85 Adult
$75 Concession

5-Film Flexipass
$53 Adult
$48 Concession
Note: films must be selected at time of purchase.
Please click here for instructions on how to use a 5-Film Flexipass.

Single Session Tickets
$14.00 Adult
$12.00 Concession
$10.00 Student/Kids
(Opening Night includes complimentary drinks)

Subscriptions are transferable but admit only one person per screening.
Concessions: unemployed, pensioners, seniors and members of Sydney Film Festival, upon presentation of ID.

The Travelling Film Festival acknowledges the financial assistance of Screen Australia and the Northern Territory Government through Screen Territory and is supported by Screen Australia's Indigenous Department and ABC Alice Springs.

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