Film Festival German Film Festival 2024 | Melbourne

Banner German Film Festival 2024 - Still from Andreas Dresens film From Hilde, with Love; a young man and woman on a motorbike German Film Festival 2024

Fri, 10.05.2024 -
Wed, 29.05.2024


A superb selection of contemporary German cinema

This May to June, the 2024 German Film Festival will showcase the best contemporary German cinema in Melbourne, direct from major festivals in Europe plus a selection from its German-speaking neighbours, Austria and Switzerland.

As a special guest of the festival, the award-winning director of the opening film From Hilde, with Love, Andreas Dresen, will attend the opening reception in Melbourne on 10 May and take part in the Q&A-session on the following day.

Full programme can be found here.
Date: 10 - 29 May 2024
Location: Palace Balwyn, Palace Brighton Bay, Palace Cinema Como, Palace Westgarth,The Kino, The Astor Theatre, Pentridge Cinema and Palace Penny Lane (new)
Entry: See Cinema-Websites

Opening Night Reception with Andreas Dresen:
Date: 10 May, 6.15pm arrivals for 7pm film
Location: The Astor Theatre
Entry: Palace Movie Club, Luna Cinema Club and Nova Premium Members $49, General Admission $60
Catering by Hofbräuhaus Melbourne

Q&A with Andreas Dresen:
Film followed by Q&A hosted by Zak Hepburn, Palace Cinemas Curator of Film and Screen Culture
Date: 11 May, 7pm
Location: Palace Cinema Como
Entry: Q&A tickets at general admission prices