The annual Australian film festival, le bout du monde is starting soon in Pézenas.
As well as the films, there’s a buvette open all day during each day of the festival, there’s boomerang demonstrations, concerts and an art exhibition.
It’s at the L’Illustre Théâtre/Cinéma, 22 avenue de la Gare du Midi, 34120 Pézenas.
Here’s the agenda:
Friday 10th May @ 9pm
Comedy written and directed by Ben Elton (2017) / 1h35 / VOSTF / TP
with Michael Caton, Magda Szubanski, John Waters, Deborah Mailman
Saturday 11th May @ 3pm
Drama & Dance from Dein Perry (2000) / 1h35 / VOSTF / TP
with Adam Garcia, Sophie Lee, William Zappa
Based on the life of one of Australia’s best dancers, this story of a group of tradesmen devising their own tap dancing show to beat off unemployment will have your toes tapping…
Jill Bilcock Dancing the Invisible
Saturday 11th May @ 5pm
Documentary by Axel Grigor, (2017) /1h17 / VOSTF / TP
with Fred Schepisi, Cate Blanchett, Richard Lowenstein
Saturday 11th May @ 9pm
Drama Adventure from Simon Baker (2018) / 1h55 / VOSTF / TP
Based on a novel from Tim Winton, with Simon Baker, Rachael Blake, Jacek Koman
Etched in Bone
Sunday 12th May @ 2.30pm
Documentary from Martin Thomas et Béatrice Bijon (2018) / 73mins / VOSTF / TP
Jacob Nayinggul, an aboriginal elder from Arnhem Land in northern Australia, learns that his ancestors’ bones were stolen by scientists in 1948 …
Alex & Eve
Sunday 12th May @ 4pm
Comedy from Peter Andrikidis (2015) / 92min / VOSTF / TP
with Richard Brancatisano, Zoe Carides
Midnight Oil 1984
Sunday 12th May @ 8pm
Documentary from Ray Argall (2018) / 1h30 / VOSTF / TP
with Peter Garrett, Peter Gifford, Rob Hirst
In 1984 the leader of the rock band Midnight Oil, Peter Garrett, decided to seek a senator’s seat under the banner of the Party for Nuclear Disarmament. With unpublished footage of the band performing live and behind the scenes, this documentary offers a unique dive into a pivotal year in which Australia’s most famous rock band convinced a nation that music could change the world.
Read more about the festival here.