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Calendar of Australian Events

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Film Documentary Master Class: David Fedele

5 May 2018, 3:00 pm, Vienna 

As part of the ethnocineca International Documentary Film Festival, Australian documentary filmmaker David Fedele will be holding a documentary film master class entitled Whose Story is it? A Question of Representation, Responsibility and Authorship. David Fedele’s films have been described as “cinematic journalism”. In this master class, Fedele will discuss the challenges facing contemporary filmmakers in the twenty-first century. This master class will discuss how filmmakers can make an impact with their stories in the modern fast pace life. Further information can be found via the ethnocineca webpage

Venue:
Volkskundemuseum
Laudongasse 15-19
1080 Vienna

Registration:
Register your name to: programm@ethnocineca.at
Deadline: May 4


Film: David Fedele’s Revenir

5 May 2018, 8:00 pm, Vienna

The European premiere of David Fedele’s documentary film Revenir will be screened at the ethnocineca International Documentary Film Festival in Vienna. Revenir documents the journey of how Ivory Coast refugee Kumut Imesh fled the West African nation to his new home in France. This film is a unique experience as the story is told from the perspective of an actual West African asylum seeker.  A question & answer session will also be held as part of the screening.    

Venue:
Votiv Kino
WähringerStrasse 12
1090 Vienna  

Tickets are available at Votiv Kino  (in German).


Sports: The Socceroos v Czech Republic in Austria

Friday 1 June, Kick Off Time: 1 pm, St Pölten

Australia’s Socceroos will be taking on the Czech Republic in an important friendly match before the start of the 2018 Soccer World Cup in Russia. The Socceroos will be looking for success at the World Cup and this will be an excellent opportunity for Australia to compete before the start of their World Cup campaign. Further information concerning tickets and kick off time will be provided at a later date. For more information visit the Socceroos webpage.

Venue:
NV Arena
Bimbo-Binder-Promenade 9
3100 Sankt Pölten
Frequent train connections between Vienna and Sankt Pölten are available.

 

Sports: The Socceroos v Hungary

Saturday 9 June, 5.30 pm, Budapest

The Socceroos will play against Hungary in their final friendly match before the start of the 2018 Soccer World Cup in Russia. Come and see Australia’s top soccer players as well as cheering them on for a successful World Cup campaign. Information concerning tickets will be provided at a later date. For more information visit the Socceroos webpage
 
Venue:
Groupama Arena
Üllői út 129,
1091 Budapest

 

Exhibition: Cartoonist Anton Emdin at EuroCature 2018 festival

Ongoing until 29 June 2018, Vienna

Australian illustrator and cartoonist, Anton Emdin, will display at the annual EuroCature2018 festival, which celebrates the work of European and international cartoonists. Anton Emdin has drawn for magazines including Australian Rolling Stone, MAD and The Spectator, and has won numerous awards including Cartoonist of the Year 2013 by the Australian Cartoonists’ Association. He will be guest speaker at the EuroCature workshop preceding the opening of the exhibition.

Venue:
Wien Energie Welt Spittelau
Spittelauer Lände 45
1090 Vienna

Opening hours:
Mon, Tues, Wed & Fri: 8:00am-3:00pm
Thurs: 8:00am-5:00pm