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Events

26 Aug
Bondathon
Retro Showcase Bondathon

Suit up, grab yourself a martini from the Ritz bar, and join us on this epic journey through the history of one of cinema’s most enduring characters.

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28 Aug
Cult Classics
Showcase Cult Classics

Ritz Cult Classics revisits silver screen hits from the 40s through to now.

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30 Aug
Fellini Retrospective
Fellini Retrospective Fellini Retrospective

We’re celebrating what would have been the larger-than-life Italian maestro filmmaker Federico Fellini’s 100th birthday this year with a retrospective of his most incredible films.

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31 Aug
Babs Fest
Retro Showcase Babs Fest

We're celebrating the multi-hyphenate Funny Girl with nine of her best films!

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17 Sep
Ritz Laneway Cinema
Ritz Laneway Cinema

Now open on select nights.

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24 Sep
Return of the Jedi - One-Week Limited Season
Special Limited Season Return of the Jedi - One-Week Limited Season

The original saga concludes at our one-week limited season of Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi.

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25 Sep
Croatian Film Festival 2020
Film Festival Croatian Film Festival 2020

Celebrate the culture and creativity of Croatia at the Croatian Film Festival.

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28 Sep
David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet
Q&A Screening David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet

Join us for a very special screening of this documentary, with a pre-recorded intro and post-film Q&A by David Attenborough with Sir Michael Palin.

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30 Sep
Antebellum - Special Preview Screening
Advance Screening Antebellum - Special Preview Screening

Join us for an advance screening of Antebellum, a new horror film starring Janelle Monáe.

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01 Oct
The Trial of the Chicago 7 - Limited Season
Special Limited Season The Trial of the Chicago 7 - Limited Season

Our special limited season of Aaron Sorkin's The Trial of the Chicago 7 starts October 1.

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02 Oct
Call Me By Your Name - Peachy Keen Screening
Special Event Call Me By Your Name - Peachy Keen Screening

Bring the Elio to your Oliver along to our Call Me By Your Name 'Peachy Keen' screening.

TAKE A BITE
02 Oct
FFFA Presents: Fantastic Fridays
Showcase FFFA Presents: Fantastic Fridays

Fantastic Film Festival Australia presents a series of thrilling and thought-provoking screenings in October and November

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02 Oct
The Rocky Horror Picture Show - Audience Partici...pation Screening
Special Event The Rocky Horror Picture Show - Audience Partici...pation Screening

We would like, if we may, to take you one a strange journey. Dress for a trip to Transylvania at our sing-a-long, dance-a-long screening of this timeless cult classic.

TIME WARP
03 Oct
Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes
Special Event Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes

"A cinematic masterpiece re-Bourne on stage" - Evening Standard

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03 Oct
Music on Screen
Showcase Music on Screen

Face the music with this Ritz rocktrospective showcasing the best of bands on the big screen.

GET RHYTHM
03 Oct
Rocky at Ritz
Retro Showcase Rocky at Ritz

Get ready to rumble with eight rounds of Rocky at the Ritz’s comprehensive Rocky Retrospective.

Yo, Adrian!
03 Oct
Mean Girls Day
Special Event Mean Girls Day

It's October 3rd.

MAKE FETCH HAPPEN
04 Oct
Jean-Pierre Melville: Master of Shadows and Silence
Retro Showcase Jean-Pierre Melville: Master of Shadows and Silence

Discover the essence of French cool with our essential Jean-Pierre Melville Retrospective, featuring six stunning restorations.

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04 Oct
The Leadership - Q&A Screening
Q&A Screening The Leadership - Q&A Screening

Join us for a Q&A panel with ILI BARÉ (director of The Leadership), VIRGINIA HAUSSEGGER AM (Chair of the 50/50 by 2030 Foundation) and JANELLE WEISSMAN (Executive Director of UN Women Australia).

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08 Oct
The Lord of the Rings: Back on the Big Screen
Retro Showcase The Lord of the Rings: Back on the Big Screen

Gather your fellowship and make your way to Middle-Randwick in the Shire for the re-release of the extended editions of The Lord of the Rings trilogy.

MY PRECIOUS
08 Oct
David Lynch Retrospective
Retro Showcase David Lynch Retrospective

We're showcasing all ten feature films by the master of surreal cinema, David Lynch.

Open the Blue Box.
14 Oct
Gutsy Girls Adventure Film Tour
Special Event Gutsy Girls Adventure Film Tour

Featuring a unique selection of films of varying lengths and styles, covering topics relevant to women in the outdoors, the Gutsy Girls Adventure Film Tour will enthral both the avid adventurer and the armchair adventurer alike.

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15 Oct
A Lion Returns - Australian Premiere + Q&A
Special Event A Lion Returns - Australian Premiere + Q&A

Join us for the Australian Premiere of the new Australian drama A Lion Returns, including a post-film Q&A with the director and cast.

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17 Oct
André Rieu's Magical Maastricht: Together in Music
Special Event André Rieu's Magical Maastricht: Together in Music

André Rieu’s Magical Maastricht celebrates 15 years of André’s glorious hometown concerts. The King of the Waltz has selected his most spectacular performances and emotional songs and will bring the joyous atmosphere of his iconic open-air concerts in Maastricht straight to your local cinemas.

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18 Oct
Top Dog Film Festival 2020
Film Festival Top Dog Film Festival 2020

Celebrate the canine connection through this carefully curated collection of heart-warming stories about dogs and their people at the 2020 Top Dog Film Festival screening for ONE SESSION ONLY.

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21 Oct
Stevie Nicks 24 Karat Gold The Concert
Special Event Stevie Nicks 24 Karat Gold The Concert

Stevie Nicks 24 Karat Gold The Concert is full of the magic that Stevie Nicks brings to her live performances and is an unforgettable experience that demands to be seen on the big screen!

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24 Oct
Shrektrospective
Retro Showcase Shrektrospective

Get green with the Ritz's three-layered Shrektrospective — a special marathon screening of Shrek, Shrek 2 and Shrek the Third, featuring a Shrek in the Swamp Karaoke Dance Party between each film. All swamp-dwellers and their annoying-yet-lovable companions welcome! But please, keep brimstone-scented emissions to a minimum.

Get Shrekd
29 Oct
RunNation Film Festival 2020
Special Event RunNation Film Festival 2020

One night only!

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31 Oct
Halloween Double Feature: Get Out + Us
Special Event Halloween Double Feature: Get Out + Us

Peele back the curtain on the horrors of contemporary America in this Halloween double feature of Jordan Peele's modern classics, Get Out and Us.

STAY WOKE
05 Nov
Idiot Prayer - Nick Cave Alone at Alexandra Palace
Special Event Idiot Prayer - Nick Cave Alone at Alexandra Palace

Idiot Prayer - Nick Cave Alone at Alexandra Palace sees Nick Cave play his songs at the piano in a rarely seen stripped back form, from early Bad Seeds and Grinderman, right through to the most recent Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds album, Ghosteen.

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06 Nov
Showgirls Quote-Along Screening
Special Event Showgirls Quote-Along Screening

“Nice dress.” “Thanks, it’s a Ver-sayce.”

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11 Nov
ASMF presents SwellChasers
Special Event ASMF presents SwellChasers

The Australian Surf Movie Festival tour 2020 featuring SwellChasers from Swell and Back, a voyage into the best and greatest biggest swells of the past 3 years 5 Short Films – 5 Locations – The best surfers on the planet.

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28 Nov
CHIFF
Film Festival CHIFF

Dream, learn and giggle at the Children's International Film Festival

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Sydney's Home of Reel Film
Sydney's Home of Reel Film

Presenting exclusive shows in original 35mm and 70mm prints year-round.

Watch Reel Film.
Met Opera
Showcase Met Opera

Presenting a selection of the best live theatre performances from The Metropolitan Opera on the big screen.

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Movie Trivia Night
Movie Trivia Night

Get your peeps together for a night of movie trivia at The Ritz Bar!

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Open Caption Sessions
Open Caption Sessions

Weekly open caption sessions for anyone who needs it.

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JIFF
Film Festival JIFF

Ritz is the proud home of the Jewish International Film Festival.

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National Theatre Live
National Theatre Live

 NT Live is the National Theatre London’s groundbreaking project to broadcast world-class theatre from the UK to cinemas internationally.

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BYO Baby at Ritz
BYO Baby at Ritz

Crying, kicking, screaming is welcome, and that goes for the babies as well.

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Art and Theatre on Screen
Showcase Art and Theatre on Screen

Presenting fine art and theatre on The Big Screen. 

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Isolation Film Festival
Film Festival Isolation Film Festival

Winners announced! Well done to the winners, and thank you to all the participants.

WATCH THE WINNING FILMS
Limited Edition Ritz T-Shirts For Sale
Special Promotion Limited Edition Ritz T-Shirts For Sale

Attention Ritz Superfans! We have a limited supply of Ritz t-shirts available for sale in the gift shop. Get yours today!

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Tenet – Now Showing in 70mm or Digital
Special Event Tenet – Now Showing in 70mm or Digital

See it at Ritz in glorious 70mm or 4K from Thursday 27 August.

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