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Melbourne Special Events

Opening Night Soirée

Wildland

We will open the Festival with Jeanette Nordahl’s Danish noir thriller Wildland, preceded by a reception including Nordic flavours, wine, Carlsberg beer & Lingonberry mocktails. Catering by Scandinavian brunch and function venue Öppen

TICKETS:
Palace Golden Movie Club - $32
Palace Movie Club - $38
General Admission - $42

Palace Cinema Como
Thursday 8 July
7:00pm arrivals for 7:30pm film

 

Sparkling Screenings

Games People Play

Presented by Marimekko, join us for a special screening of the star-studded Finnish delight Games People Play including a glass of sparkling wine or mocktail, popcorn and a Marimekko tote bag.

TICKETS:
Palace Golden Movie Club $22
Palace Movie Club $27
General Admission $32

Marimekko

Palace Cinema Como
Wednesday 14 July
7.15pm Arrivals for 7.30pm film
(SOLD OUT)

Young At Heart Selection

Grandma Hofi

Morning Tea presented by Young at Heart Seniors Film Festival and Feros Care. Join us for a morning tea screening of Grandma Hofi with your choice of tea or coffee, plus Danish pastries and popcorn courtesy of Feros Care.

TICKETS:
Palace Golden Movie Club - $16
Seniors/ Concession - $19
Palace Movie Club - $21
General Admission - $25

Feros Care

Palace Balwyn
Friday 27 August
10:30am Arrivals for 11:00am film

Palace Cinema Como
Friday 27 August
10:30am Arrivals for 11:00am film

Pentridge Cinema
Friday 27 August
10:30am Arrivals for 11:00am film

Dansk Cocktail

Persona Non Grata

Presented by Copenhagen Distillery Gin, enjoy a delicious Danish gin cocktail by Copenhagen Distillery Gin or mocktail before this special screening of Persona Non Grata, which follows a cosmopolitan Copenhagen writer who returns to her rural hometown for her brother’s wedding.

TICKETS:
Palace Golden Movie Club $20
Palace Movie Club $25
General Admission $30

Kino Cinemas
Thursday 2 September
6:00pm arrivals for 6:15pm film

Closing Night Cocktail

The Emigrants

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of its release and remembering Swedish acting legend Max von Sydow, we’re closing our festival with The Emigrants. Join us before the film for Scandi cocktails, mocktails and Carlsberg beer.

TICKETS:
Palace Golden Movie Club - $20
Palace Movie Club - $25
General Admission - $30

Palace Cinema Como
Wednesday 8 September
6:45pm Arrivals for 7:00pm film

Please note: there are no afterparties this year and all event sessions have been priced accordingly. All sessions will start at the advertised session time so please arrive early to visit the bar before you take your seat. Sessions are staggered and seating is capped according to the restrictions in each city and events sell out in advance so book early to avoid disappointment. If a session reaches capacity another staggered session may be added. Be sure to follow the REGISTER FOR UPDATES link on the left so you don’t miss out on news about extra event sessions, encore screenings and other festival news.