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Canberra Special Events

Opening Night Soirée


We will open the Festival with Jeanette Nordahl’s Danish noir thriller Wildland, preceded by a reception including Nordic flavours, wine, Carlsberg beer & Lingonberry mocktails.

Palace Golden Movie Club - $32
Palace Movie Club - $38
General Admission - $42

Palace Electric Cinema
Wednesday 07 July
7:00pm arrivals for 7:30pm film

Young at Heart Selection

Grandma Hofi

Morning Tea presented by Young at Heart Seniors Film Festival and Feros Care. Join us for a morning tea screening of Grandma Hofi with your choice of tea or coffee, plus Danish pastries and popcorn courtesy of Feros Care.

Palace Golden Movie Club - $16
Seniors/ Concession - $19
Palace Movie Club - $21
General Admission - $25

Feros Care

Palace Electric Cinema
Friday 16 July
10:30am Arrivals for 11:00am film

Closing Night Cocktail

The Emigrants

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of its release and remembering Swedish acting legend Max von Sydow, we’re closing our festival with The Emigrants. Join us before the film for Scandi cocktails, mocktails and Carlsberg beer.

Palace Golden Movie Club - $20
Palace Movie Club - $25
General Admission - $30

Palace Electric Cinema
Wednesday 28 July
6:30pm Arrivals for 6:45pm introduction by Henrik Cederin, Ambassador of Sweden to Australia, followed by 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.