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The Gallery’s Australian Cinémathèque, at GoMA, presents retrospective and thematic film programs and exhibitions, exploring the important lines of influence between the moving image and other areas of visual culture, and showcasing the work of influential filmmakers and artists. Its mission is to collect, conserve, present and interpret film and screen culture.
Facilities include two cinemas, with more than 300 seats combined. The smaller cinema features retractable seating to allow for multimedia performances and events. There is also a dedicated media gallery for screen-related exhibitions, and facilities for video production.
Significant international, Asian, Pacific, Australian and Indigenous Australian artists are represented in the Gallery’s film and moving-image collection. Other collection development areas include video art that responds to the specific history and genres of cinema; animation, especially from Asia; and conceptual art and its legacy through performance.
The Gallery’s Australian Cinémathèque is an Associate Member of the International Federation of Film Archives (FIAF), an organisation of the world’s leading film archives dedicated to the preservation and exhibition of film.
14 March – 7 June 2015 | Australian Cinémathèque, GOMA | Tickets on sale December 2014
Alongside his esteemed career as a filmmaker, David Lynch has worked as a visual artist for 50 years, producing an extensive body of paintings, photography and works on paper. ‘David Lynch: Between Two Worlds’ is a rare opportunity to consider Lynch’s entire creative vision and the relationships between his practice as a artist, filmmaker and musician.... Read more
14 March - 7 June 2015 | Australian Cinémathèque, GOMA
Alongside his esteemed career as a filmmaker, David Lynch has worked as a visual artist for 50 years to produce an extensive body of paintings, photography and works on paper. 'David Lynch: Between Two Worlds' is a rare opportunity to consider Lynch's entire creative vision and the relationships between his visual art practice and filmmaking... Read more
31 January 2015 | Australian Cinémathèque, GOMA | FREE
As part of the Australian Cinémathèque's ongoing commitment to presenting new film discoveries, restorations and lesser-known classics, don’t miss the unique opportunity to see Nuxing Zhi Guang (The Light of Women) 1937.... Read more