CARMEN ON SYDNEY HAROUR
A vivacious heroine and a very jealous lover in the most spectacular outdoor location in the world – this is Handa Opera of Sydney Harbour – Carmen.
To win two tickets to the performance of Carmen on Sydney Harbour on Tuesday 28 March at 7.30pm, enter HERE using the promo code BELVOIR.
THE EAGLE HUNTRESS
THE EAGLE HUNTRESS follows Aisholpan, a 13-year-old girl, as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her family to become an eagle hunter, and rises to the pinnacle of an ancient tradition that has been handed down from father to son for centuries. Set against the breathtaking expanse of the Mongolian steppe, THE EAGLE HUNTRESS features some of the most awe-inspiring cinematography ever captured in a documentary, giving this intimate tale of a young girl’s quest the dramatic force of a narrative film.
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To be in the running to win an in-season double pass, email your full name and postal address to [email protected] with the subject BELVOIR EAGLE
CREATIVE NON-FICTION FESTIVAL
Author and journalist Mark Dapin (The Nasho’s War) is at the helm of the NSW Writers’ Centre Creative Non-Fiction Festival for 2017, with a lineup including the likes of Clare Wright (The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka), Stephen Romei (literary editor, The Australian), and Malcolm Knox (The Wonderlover). Join some of Australia’s biggest non-fiction names and brightest up-and-comers as they discuss the intricacies and challenges of their work with words.
For your chance to win free registration to the 2017 Creative Non-Fiction Festival, email [email protected] with the subject line CNF
ALONE IN BERLIN
Based on the international bestseller by Hans Fallada, ALONE IN BERLIN shines the light on two ordinary German people who made an extraordinary impact. Berlin, 1940. Working class couple Otto and Anna Quangel (Brendan Gleeson and Emma Thompson) receive the news that their only son has been killed on the battlefield. They decide to resist the Nazi regime in their very own way, risking everything to try and turn the tide on German support for the cause.
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To celebrate the release of the film on March 2, Icon Films is offering you the chance to win an ALONE IN BERLIN prize pack featuring a selection of DVDs including 12 Years A Slave, Creation, Love & Mercy, Hacksaw Ridge and The Man Who Knew Infinity and an in-season double pass to watch ALONE IN BERLIN in cinemas.
To be in the running to win this prize pack, email your full name and postal address to [email protected] with the subject line BELVOIR BERLIN
Iranian auteur Asghar Farhadi’s award-winning feature film, THE SALESMAN, tells the story of Emad (Shahab Hosseini) and Rana (Taraneh Alidoosti), actors playing the roles of husband and wife in a Tehran production of Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller. They are also husband and wife off-stage, sharing an apartment that is devastated by an earthquake. Forced to move, a tragic incident changes their lives in ways they could never have predicted. THE SALESMAN is a powerful social critique that touches on family, gender, and the chilling psychology of vengeance.
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Bangarra returns in 2017 with BENNELONG, a world premiere by Stephen Page. This full-length production celebrates the life and legacy of Woollarawarre Bennelong, with the power, artistry and passion of Bangarra’s dancers. With its immersive soundscapes and exquisite design, BENNELONG will leave audiences in awe of Australia’s history – and its power to repeat.
BENNELONG will play at Sydney Opera House 29 June – 22 July 2017.
As a special earlybird offer, use the promo code BELVOIR for $5 off standard A-reserve tickets. Purchase tickets here.