Hi Melbourne, now is your chance to have an intimate audience with the undisputed rock stars of Australia’s film critics circuit, Margaret Pomeranz and David Stratton.
The beloved At The Movies hosts will be making a handful of public appearances as part of an exhibition dedicated to the cinephilic pair called Margaret and David: 25 Years Talking Movies, being hosted by Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) at Federation Square.
Calendars at the ready, film lovers:
Monday 15 August Desert Island Flicks with Margaret Pomeranz (Margaret’s Top 5).
Wednesday 17 August Reviewing the Australian New Wave and Future Film Critics with David Stratton
Wednesday 17 August David will also host Future Film Critics, providing five young cinephiles the opportunity to meet with him to discuss the art of film criticism. Apply here.
Pedestrian was fortunate to catch Margaret and David live in conversation during the Sydney Film Festival and we can confirm they are as cool in the flesh as they seem on tv.
Margaret and David: 25 Years Talking Movies is exhibited in Gallery 2 at ACMI from 17 August until 4 December 2011. Entry to the exhibition is free.
For further information please visit acmi.net.au.