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.

  • Monsieur Mayonnaise

    25 Feb - 28 Feb 2017
    Raffertys Theatre
    Trevor Graham's soulful and inspiring documentary is an incredible true tale of mayonnaise sandwiches, Nazis and a hand-painted comic book!
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  • The Coming War on China

    6 Mar - 18 Mar 2017
    Raffertys Theatre
    In his 60th film, John Pilger reveals what the news doesn't - nuclear-armed USA & China, are on the road to war. A warning & inspiring story of resistance.
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  • Dead Sunrise

    17 Mar 2017
    Raffertys Theatre
    Don't miss this multi award-winning Australian horror film - When the sun rises on an unsuspecting group in the woods, so does the horror and the dead...
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