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Established in 1952, the Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF) is one of the oldest film festivals in the world and the most significant screen event in Australia. An iconic Melbourne event, the festival takes place annually in the heart of the city, presenting an acclaimed screening program alongside industry and celebratory events.It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Melbourne International Film Festival and many more Melbourne attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Melbourne vacation planner.
MIFF showcases the best in current cinema from around the world as well as retrospectives, tributes and discussion programs. Since its inception, MIFF has also been committed to local film: it is Australia's largest showcase of new Australian cinema and is the country’s most vocal champion of emerging and established local filmmaking talent. The festival also hosts many celebratory world premieres of local films.
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Melbourne International Film Festival Reviews
This year was the first year I have attended MIFF. In previous years, I have been too busy, or thought it too expensive to go. I attended a film at The Astor Theatre for a Japanese film "Tampopo... more »
MIFF is a significant annual event held each winter, for about two weeks in July-August, in the city of Melbourne. The first Melbourne film festival was in 1952. A huge choice of films is offered... more »
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