Opening Night Celebration and Film

The Dry

April 8, 2021

Roll out the red carpet in your living room and join us for Festival 2021 Opening Night! We’ll kick off the evening with a live program including the announcement of the Mayor’s Office Award, tributes to those we lost, and more. After the program, Festival 2021 opens with Robert Connelly’s The Dry, a crackling neo-noir murder mystery starring Eric Bana, and based on Jane Harper’s award-winning novel. Stick around after the film for a pre-recorded Q&A with Robert Connelly and Eric Bana.

Thursday, April 8, 2021
6:30 PM

Tickets no longer available.

The Dry

The Dry

Eric Bana returns to Australian cinema in this crackling neo-noir murder mystery about a tortured Melbourne detective drawn back to his outback hometown of Kiewarra to investigate the death of a childhood friend.

(d: Robert Connelly c: Eric Bana, Genevieve O’Reilly, Keir O’Donnell, John Polson, Miranda Tapsell, Australia 2021, 117 min)

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