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Ritz Cinemas launches AUSTRALIA ON CELLULOID program showcasing Umbrella classics on 35mm

24 June 2022

Australia on Celluloid is from July 30, 2022 – July 24, 2023 at Ritz Cinemas, Randwick

Sydney’s much loved Ritz cinema is turning 85, and to celebrate they are programming a historic celebration of Australia’s most unique film heritage, presented on 35mm

Proudly presented by Ritz Cinemas, the National Film and Sound Archive and Umbrella Entertainment, Australia on Celluloid is a historical celebration of Australia‘s rich and unique film heritage, with special 35mm screenings of iconic and overlooked films from the NFSA’s Kodak/Atlab and Deluxe/Kodak collections presented together for the first time.

Screenings will occur every Saturday at 4pm, with select films accompanied by discussions with the filmmakers, with encore screenings happening every Monday at 6:30pm.

The program features a stellar collection with 33 of Umbrellas classic titles in the program including STORM BOY(1976), THE CHANT OF JIMMIE BLACKSMITH (1978) and JEDDA (1955).

You can find more information and book tickets below