Sustainable
Oct
15
8:45 pm20:45

Sustainable

  • Palace Electric Cinemas

DIR. MATT WECHSLER | USA | 2016 | 96 MINS

Sustainable follows Marty Travis, owner of Spence Farm and a seventh-generation farmer who is determined to rally against this insidious culture of over-farming.

Quick Flicks: EFFA on Wheels
Oct
15
7:30 pm19:30

Quick Flicks: EFFA on Wheels

  • Meeting point: Rond Terrace Car Park

Featuring the best short films from EFFA 2016.

Join EFFA on a special bicycle ride around Lake Burley Griffin accompanied by screenings of the festivals' best short films along the cycle route. See the Projector Bike in action!

Atomic: Living in dread and promise
Oct
15
6:30 pm18:30

Atomic: Living in dread and promise

  • Palace Electric Cinemas

DIR. MARK COUSINS | 2015 | 69MINS | UK

Atomic is an experimental found-footage essay film that presents a visceral investigation into the positive and negative ramifications of life in the nuclear age.

PANEL DISCUSSION - this screening includes a panel discussions. Panelists announced soon. 

Bugs on the Menu
Oct
15
2:30 pm14:30

Bugs on the Menu

  • Palace Electric Cinemas

DIR. IAN TOEWS | CANADA | 2016 | 78MINS

Bugs on the Menu asks us to reconsider the dietary choices that many of us take for granted every day by presenting a prescient and informative study of the health and environmental benefits of eating insects.

PANEL DISCUSSION - this screening includes a panel discussion: The role of insects and bugs in our food systems

When Two Worlds Collide
Oct
14
6:30 pm18:30

When Two Worlds Collide

  • Palace Electric Cinemas

DIR. HEIDI BRANDENBURG, MATHEW ORZEL | PERU | 2016 | 103MINS

When Two Worlds Collide follows the violent protests that broke out in Peru over the extraction of oil, minerals and gases from The Amazon Rainforest.

Time to Choose (Opening Night)
Oct
13
6:00 pm18:00

Time to Choose (Opening Night)

  • Palace Electric Cinemas

DIR. CHARLES FERGUSON | USA | 2015 | 100 MINS

Time to Choose presents a comprehensive primer for those uninitiated in the climate change debate and a fresh perspective for seasoned environmentalists alike.

EFFA Canberra Opening Night: Ticket includes pre-film reception with canapés and drinks.