Mopoke Free 24-Hour Outdoor Cinema

Rebecca Varidel
31st Jan 2023

From 6pm 4 February until 6pm 5 February 2023, Sydney will experience our very first ever 24-hour non-stop outdoor cinema experience. And the best part? Admission is completely free!

Part of Mopoke from the team behind Mov'in Cinemas, the movie marathon will commence with the ABC documentary "Secrets of the Australian Museum" and will be followed by The Mopoke Short Film Festival.

Mopoke Short Film Festival

From 7pm to 11pm on Saturday 4 February you are invited to enjoy a curated selection of award-winning short films and to meet the filmmakers. See the work of some of the most talented directors in the industry and discover new voices in the world of filmmaking. The festival offers unique opportunities to connect with filmmakers and film enthusiasts alike through Q&A sessions after each film.

Meet award-winning artists such as Jelena Sinik, who will be presenting her internationally screened animations "101 Days of Lockdown" and "Imagining Time," or D.C. Fairhurst whose short films have won numerous awards and have been screened at festivals and genre events worldwide. Don't miss this chance to dive into the world of short films and connect with the creators behind them.

A selection of unique films will then run all through the night and day, providing movie lovers with a truly unique experience. Relax in one of our cozy deck chairs and enjoy the night sky and city as your stunning backdrop.

24-Hour Emotional Cinematic Odyssey

On the big screen, some of the most iconic and timeless films like Eternity's Gate, Midnight in Paris, The French Dispatch and Lost in Translation will transport you to different eras, cultures and perspectives. Dive deeper into the world of cinema along with the beauty and complexity of these masterpieces, and let the stories unfold before your eyes.

Fuel up on delicious popcorn, savoury bites and refreshing drinks, as you indulge in a non-stop cinematic experience.

While the movies are completely free to watch, you'll need to book your tickets in advance. Don't miss this unique opportunity to be a part of Sydney's first 24-hour culture, music, and arts festival at Mopoke Festival. Secure your free tickets now and experience the magic of cinema under the stars!