Travelling Film Festival

Cairns

Presented by the Travelling Film Festival in association with Screen Queensland
The TFF is returning to Cairns, 31 October-4 November 2014. Tickets to this popular festival held at Cairns City Cinemas are on sale online now!

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Cairns City Cinemas
108 Grafton Street
Cairns QLD 4870
PH: (07) 4031 1077

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BUY TICKETS NOW - Select a film below or purchase a Subscription or FLEXIPASS.
You can buy a subscription that includes the Opening Night screening of The Lunchbox, or one that includes the Tuesday 4 November screening of The Lunchbox. Subscription 1 or Subscription 2.

Tickets are also available at the box office at Cairns City Cinemas, call (07) 4031 1077.

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The Lunchbox
FRIDAY 31 OCTOBER 7PM - TICKETS  HAVE SOLD OUT ONLINE! LIMITED TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE AT THE CINEMA

Repeat screening on Tuesday 4 November at 8pm - BUY NOW

Irrfan Khan (Life of Pi, Slumdog Millionaire) stars in this Indian indie hit - a delicious celebration of food and romance. A wayward lunchbox connects a housewife with an office worker in the dusk of his life.


Screens with short film: Clan

Film followed by complimentary Opening Night drinks
 

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Gabrielle
SATURDAY 1 NOVEMBER 12PM

From the producers of Monsieur Lahzar: a woman with an intellectual disability falls in love, only to discover her family has concerns. Can she handle an adult sexual relationship?   

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Screens with short film: The Video Dating Tape of Desmondo Ray, aged 33 & 3/4

E-Team

E-Team
SATURDAY 1 NOVEMBER 2.30PM

Dedicated, valiant teams of investigators from Human Rights Watch head to the world's hotspots to document and expose human-rights atrocities in this dynamic and inspiring documentary. 

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Human Capital
SATURDAY 1 NOVEMBER 6PM

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

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Two Days, One Night

Two Days, One Night
SATURDAY 1 NOVEMBER 8.30PM

Winner of Sydney Film Festival's 2014 Official Competition, the new film from the Dardenne brothers stars Marion Cotillard as a woman who has one weekend to convince her colleagues to sacrifice their bonuses so she can keep her job.

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Screens with short film: Yearbook

Tale of Princess Kaguya

The Tale of Princess Kaguya - Family Film
SUNDAY 2 NOVEMBER 11AM

Japan's oldest folk tale, the story of a miniature princess born in a bamboo grove, is exquisitely animated in Isao Takahata's Cannes-selected feature from the legendary Studio Ghibli.  

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Winter Sleep
SUNDAY 2 NOVEMBER 2PM

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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Touch
SUNDAY 2 NOVEMBER 6.30PM

A high-impact, confident Australian feature-film debut, Touch is a tight and enigmatic thriller about a woman who takes to the road with her daughter, running from a mysterious pursuer. 

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Palo Alto
SUNDAY 2 NOVEMBER 8.30PM

Gia Coppola lives up to her family's cinematic pedigree with this atmospheric portrait of adolescence based on short stories by James Franco, who appears in the film. Score by Dev Hynes (Blood Orange). 

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Screens with short film: Welcome to Iron Knob

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Rock the Casbah
MONDAY 3 NOVEMBER 6.30PM

The latest from Laïla Marrakchi (Marock) is a lovingly crafted family drama populated by top Middle Eastern talent including Morjana Alaoui, Nadine Labaki, Lubna Azabal, Hiam Abbass and the legendary Omar Sharif.   

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Locke

Locke
MONDAY 3 NOVEMBER 8.30PM

Tom Hardy (Inception, The Dark Knight Rises) stars in this powerful minimalist drama, shot in real time, as a businessman who attempts to deal with a series of crises while driving, with just a speakerphone to aid him.     

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The Salt of the Earth
TUESDAY 4 NOVEMBER 6PM

Winner of a special jury prize at Cannes, this exquisite documentary about the life and work of renowned Brazilian photographer Sebastião Salgado was co-directed by Wim Wenders (Pina, Buena Vista Social Club).   

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The Lunchbox

The Lunchbox - Repeat Screening
TUESDAY 4 NOVEMBER 8PM

Irrfan Khan (Life of Pi, Slumdog Millionaire) stars in this Indian indie hit - a delicious celebration of food and romance. A wayward lunchbox connects a housewife with an office worker in the dusk of his life.


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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 40% off regular ticket prices with a subscription, all twelve films for only $8 per film ($7 concession), including Opening Night. Or dip into the festival with a 5-Film Flexipass for just $10.60 per film ($9.60 concession).

12-Film Full Subscription 1
12-Film Full Subscription 2
$96 Adult
$84 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
$8.50 Student/Kids
(Opening Night includes complimentary drinks)

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

Partners
The Travelling Film Festival acknowledges the financial assistance of Screen Australia and the Queensland Government through Screen Queensland and is supported by Screen Australia's Indigenous Department and ABC Far North.

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