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We're back baby! It feels good to slip into our outside pants (by slip we mean squeeze) and see your beautiful little faces in our beautiful little theatre... March brings with her two major programs – Melbourne Design Week 2021 and our complimentary film series – Past Futures... More info below deck...

Film, Fashion, Franchise & Ms Fisher

Presented as part of Melbourne Fashion Week
Exhibition, Screening, Talk

Cabinets of Curiosities

RMIT Culture

Presented by RMIT Culture
Exhibition

Designing on Country

(Postponed)

Presented by RMIT School of Architecture & Urban Design Ngulu team
Talk

Writing the Future

RMIT Culture Literature & Ideas Salon (Postponed)

Presented by RMIT Culture
Talk

Douglas Stuart: Shuggie Bain

(Cancelled)

Presented in partnership with Melbourne Writers Festival
Talk

Lisa Millar: Daring to Fly

(Cancelled)

Presented in partnership with Melbourne Writers Festival
Talk

Marilynne Robinson: Full of Grace

(Cancelled)

Presented in partnership with Melbourne Writers Festival
Talk

Maggie Nelson: On Freedom

(Cancelled)

Presented in partnership with Melbourne Writers Festival
Talk

One Guitar: Missy Higgins

(Cancelled)

Presented in partnership with Melbourne Writers Festival
Performance, Talk

Tell Me How It Ends

(Cancelled)

Presented in partnership with Melbourne Writers Festival
Talk

Fashion Film Awards Ceremony 2021

Presented in partnership with Melbourne Fashion Festival
Film, Talk

Confluence

Presented as part of Melbourne Design Week 2021
Talk

Metropolis (1927)

Fritz Lang

Presented as part of the Past Futures film program
Film

Her (2013)

Spike Jonze

Presented as part of the Past Futures film program
Film

Fahrenheit 451 (1966)

François Truffaut

Presented as part of the Past Futures film program
Film

Silent Running (1972)

Douglas Trumbull

Presented as part of the Past Futures film program
Film

On Guard (1984)

Susan Lambert

Presented as part of the Past Futures film program
Film

The Handmaid’s Tale (1990)

Volker Schlöndorff

Presented as part of the Past Futures film program
Film

They Live (1989)

John Carpenter

Presented as part of the Past Futures film program
Film

Playing Ground

Presented as part of Melbourne Design Week 2021
Exhibition, Workshop

Forest Dreams

Presented as part of Melbourne Design Week 2021
Talk

Architecture for Complexity

Presented as part of Melbourne Design Week 2021
Talk

Gattaca (1997)

Andrew Niccol

Presented as part of the Past Futures film program
Film

Counterfactual City

Presented as part of Melbourne Design Week 2021
Talk

Kerstin Thompson Architects

Encompassing People & Place – A Conversation

Presented as part of Melbourne Design Week 2021
Talk

Designing with(in) the mess

WoD Lecture Series

Presented as part of Melbourne Design Week 2021
Talk

Reactivate the World

Presented as part of Melbourne Design Week 2021
Talk

Bombay Beach (2011)

Alma Har'el

Presented as part of the Past Futures film program
Film

What is This?

Thresholds and transgressions in design, art and performance

Presented as part of Melbourne Design Week 2021
Talk

What is This?

Thresholds and transgressions in design, art and performance

Presented as part of Melbourne Design Week 2021
Film, Performance

Polar Patterns

Presented as part of Melbourne Design Week 2021
Performance

What is This?

Thresholds and transgressions in design, art and performance

Presented as part of Melbourne Design Week 2021
Exhibition

By Texture

Identity & Locality in Melbourne

Presented as part of Melbourne Design Week 2021
Exhibition

Copper Traces in Time: Hold

Presented as part of Melbourne Design Week 2021
Exhibition

Soylent Green (1973) + Green Renaissance

Presented as part of the Past Futures film program
Film, Talk

Ara Koufax + Simona Castricum

Presented in partnership with Melbourne Music Week
Tickets
Performance

Manifest: Future Interior Design Provocations

Exhibition

Blak Fillums

Presented as part of YIRRAMBOI
Tickets
Film

Lynette Wallworth

In Conversation

Presented with RISING and The Wheeler Centre
Tickets
Talk

How To Live…

Lynette Wallworth

Presented as part of RISING
Tickets
Performance, World Premiere

Melbourne International Film Festival (Now Online)

MIFF 69

Presented by MIFF
Tickets
Film, World Premiere

RMIT Media Virtual Showcase 2021

Semester 1

Presented by RMIT School of Media and Communication
Film, Student Work, Virtual

Parliamentary Privilege: Bias, Boys’ Clubs and Women in Politics

Broadly Speaking

Presented in partnership with the Wheeler Centre
Tickets
Talk

Melbourne Overlooked Film Festival 2021

Opening Night

Presented by RMIT School of Media & Communication
Tickets
Film, Talk

Rage and Dissent

Broadly Speaking

Presented in partnership with the Wheeler Centre
Tickets
Talk, Virtual

On Migration and Detention

RMIT Culture’s Salons

Presented by RMIT Culture, in partnership with RMIT Writing & Publishing
Tickets
Talk

This Is Public

Open House Melbourne Opening Night

Co-presented with CAV | OHM and RMIT A&UD
Talk, Virtual

Free Guided Tours Online

Open House Melbourne July Weekend

Presented by The Capitol

Meaning, Mysticism and Manifestation

Broadly Speaking

Presented in partnership with the Wheeler Centre
Tickets
Talk, Virtual

Freeplay 2021

Digital Awards Ceremony

Presented by Freeplay
Enter the zone
Awards, Virtual