FilmLab screenings announced

23 June, 2010 by IF

Press release from FilmLab

The South Australian Film Corporation (SAFC), in association with the Media Resource Centre, is pleased to present the 2010 FilmLab Low Budget Screening Program; a series of eight low budget films screened FREE over eight Tuesdays this winter at the Mercury Cinema.


See an exciting and diverse line up of micro to low budget feature dramas, documentaries, and animation from around the globe. Films range in budget from $70 to AUD$1million with many recognised by some of the world’s leading festivals including Cannes, Sundance, SXSW and Toronto.

Four films in this year’s program will have their Australian premiere and select screenings will include a Skype Q&A session with the filmmaker directly following the screening.

The screening program will run at the Mercury Cinema every Tuesday night at 6pm for eight weeks beginning on 29 June and concluding 17 August. Entry is FREE.

Full Screening Program:
Tuesday 29 June  I Killed My Mother (French Canadian)  Xavier Dolan
Tuesday 6 July  Humpday (USA)  Lynn Shelton
Tuesday 13 July Junior (USA)  Jenna Rosher (Australian Premiere)
Tuesday 20 July  Shirley Adams (South Africa)  Oliver Hermanus
Tuesday 27 July  Tiny Furniture (USA)  Lena Dunham (Australia Premiere)
Tuesday 3 August  The District (Hungary)  Aron Gauder
Tuesday 10 August  Breaking Upwards (USA)  Daryl Wein (Australian Premiere)
Tuesday 17 August  Colin (UK)  Marc Price (Australian Premiere

Full details of each screening, including a short synopsis of each film visit or join the FilmLab Facebook page.