• Friday 18 November 2016

    For one time only ‘Ruin–Live’ reinterpretes the impressionistic fable

    Amiel Courtin-Wilson’s films are portraits of trauma and survival. Straddling a space somewhere between the real and unimaginable, his work is characterised by its combination of highly authored realist narratives with imagery that…

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  • Thursday 8 September 2016
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    Smells like music cinema

    Last Friday Peter McKay was guest DJ on 4ZZZ’s Friday Neon to play some classic songs that inspired Get What You Want: Music Cinema – the current film program at QAGOMA. Check out his…

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  • Friday 2 September 2016
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    You can(’t) always get what you want

    Making reference to the Rolling Stones classic ‘You can’t always get what you want’, from the 1969 album Let It Bleed, our Get What You Want film program now showing at the Australian Cinémathèque, GOMA until…

  • Tuesday 30 August 2016
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    Our top 5 music cinema films

    After month on month of watching 100s of music themed films,  curator Peter McKay selected 28 documentaries and dramas to feature in Get What You Want: Music Cinema. This is his personal top…

  • Saturday 27 August 2016
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    The power of music in film

    Music and cinema go hand-in-hand. Taking place at the Australian Cinémathèque at GOMA (2 September to 2 October 2016) Get What You Want: Music Cinema is a carefully curated selection of documentary and fiction films…

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  • Friday 19 August 2016
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    Get what you need with music cinema

    The transformative power of music is amplified in a new multi-genre program of documentaries and feature films screening at the Australian Cinémathèque, GOMA this spring. Tickets are now on sale for more than 25…

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