Meet the Filmmaker
Film has embedded itself in the psyche of the modern world. We flock to the cinema in droves and, when we can, we love to re-visit our favourite films again and again. But what does it take to create these stories? What challenges and surprises face those who endeavour to make them?
Now is your chance to get behind the lens and receive an insider glimpse into the world of filmmaking with Riverside Theatres’ Meet The Filmmaker. Our film season brings you the best of contemporary and classic films with an exclusive access to the writers, directors, producers and artists who create them.
A diverse range of films from Australia and around the world with special Q&A sessions following each film. Experience the magic of Cinema and get inspired by some of the greatest contemporary filmmakers at Riverside Theatres.
A Boy Called Sailboat24 Jan - 25 Jan 2020Raffertys TheatreNow at home in the deep South of America, a devout Hispanic family discover fresh hope in their extraordinary son Sailboat, when a loving personal gesture awakens a global desire.
Happy Sad Man23 Feb - 29 Feb 2020Raffertys TheatreHappy Sad Man is a charming and uplifting insight into the lives of five very different Australian men.
Halal Gurls28 Feb - 01 Mar 2020Raffertys TheatreHalal Gurls offers a candid look at three 20-something Hijabis living their best lives in Western Sydney as they navigate the culture clash between their faith and desire.