50 years of Film Festival – opening TONIGHT!

La Trobe University began Australia’s first university courses on film and television production and cinema studies after former academic Dr Patricia Edgar set up the Centre for the Study of Media and Communication.
Join us in celebrating our proud history at the LTSU hosted six-week film festival screening 50 years of the best Aussie stories and characters in film.
  • FREE every Wednesday evening from weeks 3-8 of Semester 1 on the Agora outdoor big screen
  • Includes limited beanbags, BYO blankets & rugs
  • Free popcorn and hot food for the first 100 in

When and where:

Wednesday nights, Wednesday 15 March – Wednesday 26 April
Agora, Bundoora campus


Free food begins at 7pm
Movie begins at approx 8pm.


Wednesday 15 March – The Sapphires:

Wednesday 23 March – Mad Max:

Wednesday 29 March – Malcolm, plus Q&A with director Nadia Tass:

Wednesday 5 April – Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert:

Wednesday 12 April – Harvie Krumpet & Moulin Rouge!

Wednesday 26 April – The Lost Thing & Girl Asleep