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Coming in 2015 to James Theatre Dungog…

  • The start of our 2015 season of Down Memory Lane on Thursday 5 March, great value subscriptions or single tickets only…
  • Flickerfest 2015 is coming to Dungog on Saturday 7 March … don’t miss this year’s fantastic program

and so much more….


FF2015-125Short Film Festival
Saturday 7 March from 11am

Flickerfest 2015

The James Theatre presents 4 sessions of Flickerfest 2015 ‘Short Films – Licensed To Thrill’ , a smorgasbord of short films, including the best of short films from Australia and around the World . Session times 11am, 2pm, 4pm and 7.30pm and our delicious ‘Flickerfeast’ behind the screen between the third and fourth sessions accompanied by our exceptional local Camyr Allyn wines. Read more…


Charlie's Country

Dungog Film Society
Sunday 15 March 7pm

Charlie’s Country (M)

Blackfella Charlie is out of sorts. The intervention is making life more difficult on his remote community, what with the proper policing of whitefella laws now. So Charlie takes off, to live the old way… Read more…


 big-hero-six-125Children’s Movie
Saturday 21 March 4pm

Big Hero 6 (PG)

Big Hero 6 is an action-packed comedy-adventure about robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who learns to harness his genius—thanks to his brilliant brother Tadashi and their like-minded friends: adrenaline junkie Go Go Tamago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon and fanboy Fred. Read more…



Weekend Movie
Saturday 21 March 7pm

The Water Diviner (M)

Russell Crowe’s directorial debut, The Water Diviner, is an epic adventure set four years after the devastating battle of Gallipoli in Turkey during World War I. Australian farmer Connor (Russell Crowe) travels to Istanbul to discover the fate of his sons, reported missing in the action … Read more…


paper-planes125Children’s Movie
Easter Monday 6 April 1pm

Paper Planes (G)

Dylan, 12-years-old, lives with his father, who recently lost his wife and remains inconsolable. Dylan finds himself a passion for creating and flying paper planes, which is going to take him all the way to the World Paper Plane Championships in Tokyo, Japan. Read more…



 Easter Movie
Easter Monday 6 April 4pm

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (PG)

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is the expansionist dream of Sonny, and it’s making more claims on his time than he has available, considering his imminent marriage to the love of his life. Read more…


eagles125Special Film Screening
Saturday 11 April 3pm

Where do Eagles Dare

This film documents a world first satellite tracking study on Australia’s largest predatory bird, the wedge-tailed eagle. It is the story of one man’s quest to fulfil a boyhood dream, but is also a wildlife film, set largely in the desert of central Western Australia. Read more…



Down Memory Lane
Thursday 7 May music from 10am, film 10.30am

Rear Window

One of Hitchcock’s greatest thrillers, Rear Window, stars James Stewart, a magazine photographer who is impotently confined to a wheelchair while recuperating in his Greenwich Village apartment and fearful of the imprisoning effects of his forthcoming marriage to fiancée, Grace Kelly. Read more…


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Buy Tickets



  • 7 Sat 11am
    'Best of International Shorts 1'
  • 7 Sat 2pm
    'Short Laughs Comedy'
  • 7 Sat 4pm
    'Best of Australian Shorts 1'
  • 7 Sat 6.30pm
  • 7 Sat 7.30pm
    'Best of International Shorts 2'
  • 15 Sun 7pm
    Dungog Film Society
    'Charlie's Country' (M)
  • 21 Sat 4pm
    Children's Movie
    'Big Hero 6' (PG)
  • 21 Sat 7pm
    Weekend Movie
    'The Water Diviner' (M)


  • 6 Mon 1pm
    Children's Movie
    'Paper Planes' (G)
  • 6 Mon 4pm
    Easter Movie
    'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' (PG)
  • 11 Sat 3pm
    Special Film Screening
    'Where do Eagles Dare'


  • 7 Thu 10am
    Down Memory Lane
    'Rear Window'

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