A film by Lucie McMahon &
Celeste De Clario.

Today’s Date ...

Screenings 2024

Victorian Release Festival Screenings:
Sun MAY 12th 

︎02 : 00 pm
Kindred Studios; 3 Harris Street, Yarraville, 3013 for the Setting Sun Film Festival [See ︎]

︎ Film introduced by a representative from the Renters and Housing Union Australia + post film discussion. Moderated by film critic Keva York.


Tue MAY 21st

︎06 : 30 pm
ACMI, Cinema 1; Federation Square, Melbourne, 3000 as part of ‘New Voices’ [See Program︎]

︎ Post panel discussion with Lucie McMahon, Emmett Aldred, Celeste De Clario Davis and the editors of Things Will Be Different. Moderated by Lauren Valmadre (Australian International Documentary Conference)


Sat MAY 25th

︎2:00 pm
Lido Cinema; 675 Glenferrie Road Hawthorn 3122 as part of the Melb’ Design Week Film Festival [See ︎]

︎ Panel discussion with Steve Mintern from Office and Dr Priya Kunjan from RMIT's Global and Urban Studies.


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Wed MAY 15th

︎07 : 30 pm
Pivot Cinema Geelong;
Cnr Moorabool and Verner Street (Opposite Kardinia Park), Geelong, 3220 

︎ Special Guests: Sarah Mansfield (Greens) William Gwynne (Things Will Be Different)
Moderated by Angela Carr (Geelong Socialist Alliance)


Sat MAY 18th

︎4:30 pm
Thornbury Picture House; 802 High St Thornbury 3071

︎ Special Guests: Lidia Thorpe (Greens) Stacey Elvy (FIGJAM)


Sun MAY 19th

︎06 : 00 pm
Cinema Nova; 380 Lygon St, Carlton 3053

︎ Special Guests: Jordan van den Berg (Shit rentals), Gabrielle di Vietri (Greens)
Moderated by Hunter Sommer (Renters and Housing Union)


Tue MAY 21st

︎06 : 00
Pivot Cinema Geelong;
Cnr Moorabool and Verner Street (Opposite Kardinia Park), Geelong, 3220


Tues MAY 28th

︎05 : 00 pm
Parliment House; Spring Street, Melbourne, 3000

︎ Special Guests: Samantha Ratnam


Byron Bay

Thursday MAY 16th

︎07 : 00 pm
Palace Cinema; 108 Johnson St, Byron Bay, 2481



Thursday MAY 23rd

︎07 : 00 pm
Dendy Cinema; 261-263 King St, Newtown, 2042

︎ Special Guests: Sylvie Elsmore (Greens), Karyn Brown (Action for Public Housing) Moderated by: Rachel Evens (National Housing Justice Campaign)


Friday MAY 24th

︎07 : 00 pm
Star Court Theatre; 126 Molesworth Street, Lismore, 2480 


Thur MAY 16th

︎6:00 pm
NFSA ARC Cinema;
McCoy Cct, Acton, Canberra, 2601

︎ Special Guests: Rebecca Vassarotti (Greens), Travis Gilbert (Shelter), Daniel Griffin (Renters and Housing Union)



Monday MAY 20th

︎06 : 30 pm
Palace Barracks Cinema;
61 Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, AU 4000

︎ Special Guests: Jonathan Sriranganathan (Greens), Siena (South East Queensland Renters), Lynette Loffel (Housing for the Aged Action Group) Moderated by Natalie Osbourne (Griffith University)



Friday MAY 17th

︎07 : 00 pm
Palace Barracks Cinema;
13 Morphett St, Adelaide, 5000

︎ Special Guests: David Deex (Anti-Poverty Network SA), Robert Simms (Greens), Abbey Murdoch (Anti-Poverty Network SA), Samantha Bruinewoud (RAHU)
Moderated by Pas Forgoine (Anti-Poverty Network SA)



Saturday MAY 18th

︎02 : 30 pm
Luna Leederville; 155 Oxford Street, Leederville 6007

︎ Special Guests: William Gwynne (Things Will Be Different), Housing for the Aged Action Group, Stop Evicting Our Famalies Moderated by Blair (National Housing Justice Campaign)


Things Will Be Different documents two neighbours’ experiences of displacement as they are forced to relocate from the Walker Street public housing estate in Northcote, Melbourne when it is sold for private redevelopment. The film explores the impact of losing one’s home and the important role public housing plays in our communities.

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