What’s On Cinema


Riverside presents a diverse range of cinema events – feature films, docos, shorts, independent films, Australian and world films, the best of world stages captured live and screened at Riverside with opera, drama and Shakespeare, interviews and special events. Let’s just say we don’t really program what other cinemas program. Check out the program below or join our enews and receive regular updates about upcoming cinema events.

  • Met Opera:
    The Flying Dutchman

    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    06 Feb 2021
    Raffertys Theatre
    Evgeny Nikitin is the mysterious seafarer searching for salvation
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    Met Opera:
    The Flying Dutchman

    06 Feb 2021
    Raffertys Theatre
    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    Evgeny Nikitin is the mysterious seafarer searching for salvation
  • In Search of Haydn

    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    07 Feb - 13 Feb 2021
    Raffertys Theatre
    Phil Grabsky’s biographical account of Haydn’s life is a visual and aural extravaganza. By speaking to some of the greatest exponents of Haydn’s music, this film redresses the balance and sheds light on the master and his work.
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    In Search of Haydn

    07 Feb - 13 Feb 2021
    Raffertys Theatre
    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    Phil Grabsky’s biographical account of Haydn’s life is a visual and aural extravaganza. By speaking to some of the greatest exponents of Haydn’s music, this film redresses the balance and sheds light on the master and his work.
  • Raphael Revealed

    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    07 Feb - 13 Feb 2021
    Raffertys Theatre
    Marking the 500th anniversary of Raphael’s death, the greatest exhibition ever held of his works took place in Rome. Exhibition on Screen was granted exclusive access to this once-in-a-lifetime show.
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    Raphael Revealed

    07 Feb - 13 Feb 2021
    Raffertys Theatre
    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    Marking the 500th anniversary of Raphael’s death, the greatest exhibition ever held of his works took place in Rome. Exhibition on Screen was granted exclusive access to this once-in-a-lifetime show.
  • Made in the West Shorts

    10 Feb - 10 Mar 2021
    Online
    Made in the West Shorts is a home grown feast of short films featuring diverse stories which explore life and growing up in Western Sydney.
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    Made in the West Shorts

    10 Feb - 10 Mar 2021
    Online
    Made in the West Shorts is a home grown feast of short films featuring diverse stories which explore life and growing up in Western Sydney.
  • Breakfast at Tiffany’s 60th Anniversary

    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    14 Feb 2021
    Raffertys Theatre
    Celebrate the 60th Anniversary of one of cinemas most loved films starring the iconic Audrey Hepburn, perfectly timed for Valentines Day!
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    Breakfast at Tiffany’s 60th Anniversary

    14 Feb 2021
    Raffertys Theatre
    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    Celebrate the 60th Anniversary of one of cinemas most loved films starring the iconic Audrey Hepburn, perfectly timed for Valentines Day!
  • Romeo + Juliet
    25th Anniversary

    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    14 Feb 2021
    Raffertys Theatre
    Join us for the 25th Anniversary celebratory screening of Baz Luhrmann's take on Shakespeare's most famous love story, Romeo + Juliet.
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    Romeo + Juliet
    25th Anniversary

    14 Feb 2021
    Raffertys Theatre
    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    Join us for the 25th Anniversary celebratory screening of Baz Luhrmann's take on Shakespeare's most famous love story, Romeo + Juliet.
  • Love Opera

    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    19 Feb - 27 Feb 2021
    Raffertys Theatre
    Love Opera showcases Brisbane’s world-class Lisa Gasteen National Opera Program (LGNOP) as it prepares a production of Carmen with the Queensland Symphony Orchestra.
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    Love Opera

    19 Feb - 27 Feb 2021
    Raffertys Theatre
    Wheelchair AccessibleHearing System
    Love Opera showcases Brisbane’s world-class Lisa Gasteen National Opera Program (LGNOP) as it prepares a production of Carmen with the Queensland Symphony Orchestra.
  • How to Be a Good Wife

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    20 Feb - 27 Feb 2021
    Raffertys Theatre
    Striking a near-magical tone that’s both satirical and tender, this hugely-entertaining tale of solidarity looks set to become one of the biggest comedic hits.
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    How to Be a Good Wife

    20 Feb - 27 Feb 2021
    Raffertys Theatre
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    Striking a near-magical tone that’s both satirical and tender, this hugely-entertaining tale of solidarity looks set to become one of the biggest comedic hits.