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Canberra Special Events

Opening Night Event

Rosa's Wedding

Join us for the premiere of the uplifting new rom-com Rosa’s Wedding, featuring the superb Candela Peña. The Opening Night reception includes Spanish drinks and tapas on arrival followed by the film.

Palace Movie Club $38
General Admission $42

Palace Electric Cinema
Wednesday 21 April (2 sessions)
6.30pm arrivals for 7:00pm film
7.00pm arrivals for 7:30pm film

Special Event

While at War

Presented by the Embassy of Spain in Australia.

Join us for the Canberra premiere of While at War.

General Admission $35
Palace Movie Club Members $30

Palace Electric Cinema
Tuesday 27 April
7.00pm drinks and tapas courtesy of the Embassy of Spain in Australia.
7.30pm film

Argentinian Night

Heroic Losers

Presented by the Embassy of the Argentine Republic

Join us for a glass of Malbec or a cocktail before the premiere screening of Argentina’s #1 smash hit comedy Heroic Losers.

Palace Movie Club $30
General Admission $35

Argentine Embassy Logo

Palace Electric Cinema
Thursday 29 April
7.00pm wine and empanadas for 7:30pm film

Courtesy of the Embassy of the Argentine Republic

Young At Heart Selection

Bye Bye Mr. Etxebeste!

Presented by FEROS CARE

Join us for a glass of Il Fiore sparkling, a sweet treat and popcorn before the screening of this sharp social satire about corruption, marriage and power in local politics, Bye Bye Mr. Etxebeste!

Palace Golden Movie Club $20.50
Seniors $26.50
General Admission $30.50
Feros Care

Palace Electric Cinema
Sunday 2 May
3.45pm arrivals for 4pm film

Please note: there are no afterparties this year and all event sessions have been priced accordingly. All sessions will start at the advertised session time so please arrive early to visit the bar before you take your seat. Sessions are staggered and seating is capped according to the restrictions in each city and events sell out in advance so book early to avoid disappointment. If a session reaches capacity another staggered session may be added. Be sure to follow the REGISTER FOR UPDATES link on the left so you don’t miss out on news about extra event sessions, encore screenings and other festival news.