For those of you film & artistic travelers, the Melbourne International Film Festival will offer 17 days of affordable international film screenings throughout the city.
Each year from the 31st July, Melbourne's Winter plays host to one of the oldest film festivals in the world. Films derive from over 50 countries, showcasing the best of worldwide cinema as well as the largest showcase of Australian cinema.
The Festival Hub is located at the Forum Theatre in the city's CBD. Here you will find the Festival Box Office & Lounge. The Forum Theatre is located across the road from Flinders Street Station in Federation Square.
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