Event
Reel Classics: Calamity Jane (1953)
24 August

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema.

Floor Talk: Aboriginal Tent Embassy
Event
5 September
Floor Talk: Aboriginal Tent Embassy

The Aboriginal Tent Embassy has been the focus for Aboriginal political rights in Canberra for the past 47 years

Guest Speaker: Unmasking Nolan's hidden paintings with Dr Paula Dredge
Event
12 September
Guest Speaker: Unmasking Nolan's hidden paintings with Dr Paula Dredge

Dr Paula Dredge shares her ground-breaking research on Sidney Nolan’s innovative use of household paint in the mid-1940s

NFSA Friends - Hugh Watson: Songs of Peace and Protest
Event
13 September
NFSA Friends - Hugh Watson: Songs of Peace and Protest

Friends of the National Film and Sound Archive presents stories that celebrate film and music

Reel Classics: Mae West Double: She Done him Wrong (1933) + I’m No Angel (1933)
Event
14 September
Reel Classics: Mae West Double: She Done him Wrong (1933) + I’m No Angel (1933)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema

Floor Talk: Environmental activism across generations
Event
21 September
Floor Talk: Environmental activism across generations

Join us for an intergenerational conversation about environmental activism.

Film Screening: 2040
Event
21 September
Film Screening: 2040

2040 is a hybrid feature documentary that looks to the future, but is vitally important NOW!

Day Bus Tour: ‘Old Graham’ near Cowra
Event
28 September
Day Bus Tour: ‘Old Graham’ near Cowra

Driving through Wiradjuri country and arriving at ‘Old Graham’ house, the tour will take in the beautifully restored stone homestead…

Reel Classics: Fritz Lang Double: Ministry of Fear (1944) + Blue Gardenia (1953)
Event
28 September
Reel Classics: Fritz Lang Double: Ministry of Fear (1944) + Blue Gardenia (1953)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema

Event
Floor Talk: Mandarin Tour of The Nolan Collection
3 October

Join a Mandarin language tour and discover one of Australia’s most acclaimed artists Sidney Nolan

Floor Talk: Women Against Rape in War
Event
9 October
Floor Talk: Women Against Rape in War

Discover the story behind the Women Against Rape in Warprotests of the early 1980s with Dr Gail Radford and Di Lucas

NFSA Friends - The Pentagon Papers: Conversations with Daniel Ellsberg (1972) + The Franklin River Blockade (1983)
Event
11 October
NFSA Friends - The Pentagon Papers: Conversations with Daniel Ellsberg (1972) + The Franklin River Blockade (1983)

Friends of the National Film and Sound Archive presents stories that celebrate film

Daniel Ellsberg discusses his experiences in Vietnam and their influence on his decision to release the stolen Pentagon papers to the American public. Plus, the Tasmanian Wilderness Society's blockade of construction on a dam to flood the Franklin River attracted activists from all over Australia, 1440 of whom were arrested for non-violent protest.  Their efforts influenced the 1983 federal election campaign.

Reel Classics: Jacques Becker Double: Casque d’Or (1952) + Don’t Touch the Loot (1954)
Event
12 October
Reel Classics: Jacques Becker Double: Casque d’Or (1952) + Don’t Touch the Loot (1954)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema

Walk: Activism at ANU
Event
24 October
Walk: Activism at ANU

Discover sites and stories of activism on a walk around the ANU Acton Campus with ANU Heritage Advisor Amy Jarvis

Event
Reel Classics: The Summer Stock (1950)
26 October

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema

Sustainable arts practice: creativity and business
Event
1 November
Sustainable arts practice: creativity and business

Join Professor David Throsby and a panel of four local artists as they consider what a sustainable arts practice looks like

Reel Classics: In the Fog (2012)
Event
9 November
Reel Classics: In the Fog (2012)

Reel McCoy Film Society presents bi-monthly film screenings of classic cinema