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Mon, 27 May

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Caloundra

The New Boy. Reconciliation Week Special Event Screening

Cate Blanchett, newcomer Aswan Reid and Wayne Blair star in this film, set in 1940 about a young orphan boy who arrives in the dead of night at a remote monastery run by a renegade Nun. Music by Nick Cave and Warren Ellis. Support Aus film. " A masterpiece." The Australian

The New Boy.  Reconciliation Week Special Event Screening
The New Boy.  Reconciliation Week Special Event Screening

Time & Location

27 May 2024, 7:00 pm – 8:40 pm

Caloundra, 2/11 Bulcock St, Caloundra QLD 4551, Australia

About the Event

The New Boy film trailer HERE

The New Boy is a significant and beautiful to watch Australian drama filmwritten and directed by Warwick Thorntonand starring Aswan Reid as the title character, alongside Cate Blanchett, Wayne Blair and Deborah Mailman. Blanchett also co-produced  the film.

It follows a young  orphan boy, (Reid)  who is brought into a Chrsitian  monastery, run by a renegade nun, (Blanchett)  where he begins to question his faith and loyalty to his heritage.

The film premiered at Cannes and is welcome addition to our Reconciliation Week screenings which, also celebrate Australian film making.

Music by Nick Cave and Warren Ellis.

" A masterpiece." The Australian

"Where this story goes is fascinating and provocative, continually challenging the audience to consider the underlying ideas swirling around within the narrative." Rich Cline

"Impressive newcomer Aswan Reid is fantastic as the unnamed Aboriginal boy in this beautifully mounted drama from Warwick Thornton." Radio Times

Tickets

  • The New Boy

    $15.75
    +$0.39 service fee
  • Group/Family Pass (admits 4)

    $50.00
    +$1.25 service fee

Total

$0.00

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