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Oyster Farmer
Oyster Farmer
Round the rock | Dec 1st 2005
Oyster Farmer: Saturday night at MI Film Society
A desperate young man hides away amongst a wonderful community of eccentrics in the remote but spectacular Hawkesbury River region. He steals, he lies, he falls in love. Along the way, a battle is fought over a bathtub and a marriage is saved but nothing will ever be the same again.
Round the rock | Oct 30th 2005
The Edukators
The Edukators
Days of plenty numbered!
"Tense, evocative and emotional. One of the smartest thrillers this year" is how the Chicago Tribune described Magnetic Island Film Society's November movie "The Edukators". Screening is at 8pm on Sarturday 5th November at the RSL Hall in Arcadia.
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Round the rock | Oct 3rd 2005
David Wenham and Kate Cebrano
David Wenham and Kate Cebrano
Molokai: The Story of Father Damien
Don't miss this Saturday's movie starring one of Australia's favourite actors, David Wenham, in the title role as Father Damien. The film directed by Paul Cox is presented by Magnetic Island Film Society.
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Round the rock | Jun 3rd 2005
MI Fim Society movie for June
MI Fim Society movie for June
Garden State
"Andrew Largeman (Zach Braff) shuffled through life in a lithium-induced coma until his mother's death inspired a vacation from the pills to see what might happen," is how online movie review site Rotten Tomatoes begin the synopsis of this well received, first directed, movie by Zach Braff screening tomorrow night (June 4) as Magnetic Island Film Society's film for the month at the RSL Hall in Arcadia..
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Round the rock | Apr 26th 2005
MI Film Festival this weekend
With movies such as The Motorcycle Diaries, Festival Express, In the Cut, The Gleaners and I and Seducing Dr Lewis as well as the Magnetic Mango Short Film Comp and a selection from Flickerfest short film festival - all to be held at the Magnetic International - it looks like locals and visitors will be in for a very big weekend.
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Round the rock | Feb 2nd 2005
Since Otar Left
Since Otar Left
Since Otar Left
This Saturday night at 8pm the MI Film Society resumes for the year with Since Otar Left - a superb and sensitive drama that reveals the hardships and complex relationships between a grandmother, mother and daughter crammed into a tiny apartment in grey, post-Soviet, Tsibili capital of Georgia.
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Round the rock | Jul 3rd 2004
The Spanish Apartment
The Spanish Apartment
The Spanish Apartment
Tonight, at the MI Film Society's screening at the RSL Hall in Arcadia, a straight-laced French student (Duris) moves into an apartment in Barcelona with a cast of six other characters from all over Europe. Together, they speak the international language of love and friendship
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Readers comments
Tonia In reply to The ongoing price of Nelly Bay Harbour
It's 14 years since I last visited Maggy. I am shocked by Nelly Bay and saddened. It is insensitive, ugly and juxtaposed to the essence of Maggy. I embrace progress in general, but this is poorly conceived and executed. Shame.
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